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Find out about what’s happening with the Trust by reading our latest stories below.  If you want to find out more or think you have a story, please contact our press office. Don’t forget to share comments, stories, photos and videos on our Facebook page, TwitterYoutube and Flickr.

  • Cash boost for grassland sites

    Thursday 21st October, 2010

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received a cash grant of £2,000 from Natural England to help it survey a number of grassland sites across the County which are listed in the National Grassland Inventory.

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  • On a wing and a prayer by Kevin O'Hara

    Thursday 21st October, 2010

    This is my favourite time of the year! So much to see and do it’s almost a shame the days shorten and the light goes, but when it is right, it is brilliant.

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  • Take the bus for a walk

    Thursday 21st October, 2010

    The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership has teamed up with Arriva North East to create three new autumn walking itineraries.

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  • Cash boost for partnership working

    Thursday 21st October, 2010

    Natural England has awarded £5,000 to Northumberland Wildlife Trust and £5,000 to the National Trust which will enable the two charities to work in partnership on projects at Seaton Delaval Hall and Holywell Pond.

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  • Tumbling waters by Kevin O'Hara

    Thursday 14th October, 2010

    I had a job on this week, at Powburn, on the river Breamish, which allowed me to view at close quarters one of nature’s finest spectacles.

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  • Enjoy a frightfully good run

    Wednesday 13th October, 2010

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust will be hosting the first Bothal Woods Halloween Fun Run on Sunday 31 October.

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  • Autumn Reflections by Kevin O'Hara

    Tuesday 12th October, 2010

    I have just returned from a fact finding mission in the Scottish Cairngorm mountains where I quickly realised winter was just around the corner - russet leaves and chilled mornings with a light dusting of the white stuff on the Cairngorm itself. It doesn’t seem that autumn has even begun here, but on closer inspection, whilst walking the banks of the Wansbeck it is well and truly on its way.

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  • Wildlife Trust collect for slice of wish cash

    Saturday 9th October, 2010

    A wildlife charity is on course for a bright future thanks to the Chronicle’s latest campaign.

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  • Common Plant Survey unearths a little gem

    Thursday 7th October, 2010

    A plant not seen in South Northumberland Vice County since 1969 has been rediscovered during a survey of Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Big Waters reserve.

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  • 90 go back to school

    Thursday 7th October, 2010

    The People and Wildlife team at Northumberland Wildlife Trust went back to school this week and gave 90 teachers a taste of their own medicine!

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