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.

  • 'Beast from the East' set to play havoc with garden wildlife

    Tuesday 27th February, 2018

    Now that the 'Beast from the East' has made its appearance, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is asking people to think about their garden birds and small mammals by topping up garden feeders, putting out fresh water and bowls of everyday items such as suet, peanuts, seeds, apples and dried fruit and providing shelter.

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  • New report points to 30% decline in water vole distribution

    Thursday 22nd February, 2018

    A new analysis of data collected over ten years by a network of experts led by The Wildlife Trusts has revealed that water vole distribution has declined dramatically.

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  • Young Rangers get off to a flying start

    Tuesday 20th February, 2018

    The Coast Care Young Rangers got off to a flying start with a great turnout for the taster session last weekend.

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  • Crowd Ratty with your funds

    Tuesday 20th February, 2018

    The Kielder Water Vole Project, delivered by Northumberland Wildlife Trust, Forestry Commission and Tyne Rivers Trust, has this week launched its very first Restoring Ratty crowdfunder page.

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  • Wildlife charity calls on Co-op shoppers for support

    Friday 9th February, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is calling on all Co-op Members in Northumberland to support its new Wildlife Discovery Centre at Hauxley via the company’s Local Community Fund.

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  • Work on Border Mires now complete

    Friday 9th February, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust Estates Officers and volunteers have been undertaking restoration work on the Border Mires in North Northumberland.

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  • Walk on the wild side this half-term

    Thursday 1st February, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging anybody with an hour to spare this half-term to sign up for a guided family wildlife walk around its Hauxley nature reserve.

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  • Holiday company supports wildlife

    Tuesday 30th January, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to welcome holiday company holidaycottages.co.uk as its latest corporate member.

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  • Online sales help Trust land cash donation

    Wednesday 24th January, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to have received £649 from its supporters via the online fundraising site, Give as you Live.

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  • New Year, new ‘Wildwood’ project for Kielder

    Tuesday 23rd January, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust, in partnership with the Forestry Commission, has received a National Lottery grant of £354,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to help deliver an exciting project to restore one of the wildest landscapes in England.

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