News

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.

  • Conservation grazers head to Longhorsley

    Monday 25th June, 2018

    Anybody passing Longhorsley Moor this summer should keep their eyes peeled for sheep and ponies on the site.

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  • Generous Amble shoppers keep on giving

    Monday 25th June, 2018

    Susan Handyside (Co-op) with Jenny Hanson (NWT), photo Co-op

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre has received £718 from shoppers in Amble via the Co-op Members Local Community Fund, in the first six months of it being one of the causes supported during 2018.

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  • New corporate supporter for wildlife charity

    Friday 22nd June, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to welcome Cottages in Northumberland as its latest cooperate supporter.

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  • New campaign to protect wildlife at sea

    Tuesday 19th June, 2018

    Today Northumberland Wildlife Trust joins forces with the other 45 UK Wildlife Trusts to help launch a new campaign, aptly called #WaveOfSupport aimed at giving everyone across the country the chance to back 41 new Marine Conservation Zones and protect our part of the Blue Planet around the English coast.

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  • Third Kielder water vole release a great success

    Friday 15th June, 2018

    Ready for release, photo Katy Barke

    One hundred and sixty water voles have been released into streams flowing into the north shore of Kielder Reservoir, Deadwater Burn near the Kielder campsite and Kielder Burn by the ‘Restoring Ratty’ water vole reintroduction project.

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  • It’s all about the location!

    Thursday 14th June, 2018

    As TV presenters Kirsty Allsop and Phil Spencer always advise, when looking for a place to set up home, it is all about Location, Location, Location.

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  • Battle to protect wildlife at sea receives boost today

    Friday 8th June, 2018

    Today the government has launched a consultation asking the public for their views about protecting a new group of Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) - areas at sea where wildlife is protected from damaging activities.

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  • Take part in the Big Wild celebrations

    Thursday 7th June, 2018

    As part of the Wildlife Trust’s UK-wide ‘Big Wild Weekend’ later this month, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is hoping to tempt people into finding out more about local wildlife at two of its visitor centres.

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  • Stars back national nature challenge 30 Days Wild

    Tuesday 29th May, 2018

    © Penny Dixie

    54,000 people – and rising – sign up to go wild in June

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  • Exciting osprey news from Kielder

    Thursday 24th May, 2018

    Following a slow start to the Kielder Water & Forest Park osprey season, hampered by the Beast from the East, the breeding season is well underway with three eggs in each of the four nests.

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