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.

  • Riverside Leisure Park stands up for wildlife

    Tuesday 2nd May, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust has received £488 from Wooler based Riverside Leisure Park.

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  • Here come the girls!

    Tuesday 2nd May, 2017

    Following the success of last years’ live Shakespeare performance at Northumberlandia, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to announce that the Peddling Shakespeare: Cycling Theatre Company, The HandleBards is heading back to the Lady of the North this August to woo the region’s lovers of the Bard of Avon.

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  • Volunteers ‘guard’ juniper trees

    Thursday 27th April, 2017

    A team of Northumberland Wildlife Trust volunteers made a return visit to a Northumberland nature reserve this week to help with the continued protection of a number of juniper trees.

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  • Major energy consultancy standing up for wildlife

    Wednesday 26th April, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to welcome The Green Energy Advice Bureau as its latest Gold Category corporate member.

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  • The clock is ticking on parks consultation

    Thursday 20th April, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging everybody to forget about the General Election and focus on parks and allotments for the next 24 hours.

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  • Easter survey reveals the need for faster action on peat-free gardening

    Thursday 13th April, 2017

    As the region’s gardeners prepare for spring, environmental groups are calling on industry and governments to take urgent determined action to protect the UK’s remaining peatlands.

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  • Ratty’s film debut

    Wednesday 12th April, 2017

    Anybody who enjoyed Sir David Attenborough’s ‘Planet Earth II’ need not be disappointed at its end as they can now tune in to ‘Ratty - The Capture’ courtesy of the five year ‘Restoring Ratty,’ partnership project delivered by Northumberland Wildlife Trust, Forestry Commission and Tyne Rivers Trust.

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  • Just one month to go… so snap to it!

    Wednesday 12th April, 2017

    There’s just enough time to enter the fifth North East Wildlife Photography Competition, hosted by Northumberland, Durham and Tees Valley Wildlife Trusts, together with the Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN), the Great North Museum: Hancock and Alan Hewitt Photography.

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  • Natural path to happiness gets results

    Monday 10th April, 2017

    Enjoying the great outdoors - Jenny Hanson and her dog Jess.

    Sunshine for the soul: 30 Days Wild benefits health and well-being.

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  • Kielder Osprey Watch back for a ninth summer

    Friday 7th April, 2017

    Exciting news! The Kielder ospreys are arriving back in the region, and to celebrate their wonderful return, Osprey Watch is back! This year it is set to be bigger and better than ever thanks to National Lottery players and a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to the Living Wild at Kielder project.

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