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.

  • Let the public decide

    Friday 9th June, 2017

    ‘Greedy Bird’ winning image in the 2016 Young Person’s Category, photo Hannah Bi

    Just when everybody thought the word ‘vote had been put back in its ballot box for the next four years, organisers of the 2017 North East Wildlife Photography Competition are calling on members of the public to vote in the People’s Choice Category of this years’ competition.

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  • National Meadows Day

    Wednesday 7th June, 2017

    Putting the region's meadows back on the map

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  • New poll reveals that Newcastle upon Tyne’s city-dwellers love nature but don’t get enough of it

    Thursday 1st June, 2017

    30 Days Wild challenge from Northumberland Wildlife Trust will help people enjoy nature every day

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  • Northumberlandia gets tops marks for educational efforts at the Land Trust Awards 2017

    Wednesday 31st May, 2017

    Northumberlandia has been named Educational Site of the Year at the Land Trust Awards 2017.

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  • There’s still time to make room for nature this June!

    Monday 22nd May, 2017

    There’s still time to join Northumberland Wildlife Trust this June as it links up with the other 46 wildlife trusts around the UK and asks everyone do something wild every day for a month!

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  • Ecologists keeping the region red

    Monday 22nd May, 2017

    Red Squirrels Northern England (RSNE) has received yet another cash boost towards its red squirrel conservation work from Worcester based ecological consultants, Swift Ecology.

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  • Dream job for Alex

    Friday 19th May, 2017

    As the countdown to the opening of Northumberland Wildlife Trusts new Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre begins, Alex Lister has been appointed to the position of Druridge Bay Living Landscapes Officer with responsibility for managing the Centre.

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  • Getting wild at Kielder

    Wednesday 17th May, 2017

    Partners at Kielder Water & Forest Park are delighted with the success of its first Wild at Kielder Festival, which took place recently alongside the long standing and ever popular Kielder Classic & Vintage Vehicle Show.

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  • Try before you sign up

    Tuesday 16th May, 2017

    As part of National Volunteers Week, which this year runs from 1 - 7 June, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is offering anybody interested in joining its team of volunteers the opportunity to try their hand at a practical conservation task at Fencerhill Wood reserve in Gosforth, on Tuesday 6 June, between 10.00am - 2.00pm.

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  • A wild life is a better life!

    Friday 12th May, 2017

    When we stop and think, we all know that nature is good for us, but how often do something about it?

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