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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.

  • Pumpkin with a spice for life

    Wednesday 8th November, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging members of the public to be on the look-out for hedgehogs on the roads this autumn as they wander round in search of somewhere to hibernate.

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  • Ratty’s back on the screen

    Tuesday 7th November, 2017

    For those who are enjoying Sir David Attenborough’s Blue Planet II programme on BBC One on Sunday evenings, there is the opportunity to tune in to a film produced with a much smaller budget compared to the BBC, but equally as enthralling.

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  • Wildlife supporter and entrepreneur receives Rothschild medal

    Friday 3rd November, 2017

    Social entrepreneur Annemiek Hoogenboom has received a prestigious medal from The Wildlife Trusts at an awards ceremony at the Mall Galleries in London, in honour of her outstanding fundraising for humanitarian and environmental causes, but, in particular, for nature conservation and giving children the opportunity to experience wildlife.

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  • Newcastle street party supports wildlife charity

    Wednesday 18th October, 2017

    Residents of Roundstone Close in Newcastle have presented Northumberland Wildlife Trust with a cheque for £150.

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  • Unique moment to save our seas

    Wednesday 18th October, 2017

    New report urges Government to tackle five challenges simultaneously

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  • Remember, remember hedgehogs this November!

    Wednesday 18th October, 2017

    As people very often spend half-term planning what they are going to do for Bonfire Night or building bonfires, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging everybody to put hedgehog spotting on their checklist before lighting their fires this year.

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  • Vital repairs to Whitelee continuing

    Tuesday 17th October, 2017

    Estates staff and volunteers at Northumberland Wildlife Trust will be watching the weather forecast for the foreseeable as they start work on Phase Two of the restoration of blanket bog on its Whitelee Moor nature reserve in North Northumberland.

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  • A seat for all seasons thanks to charity lottery

    Tuesday 17th October, 2017

    Nature lovers visiting a nature reserve in Northumberland this autumn will now have somewhere to rest their legs and watch the world go by, thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

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  • Pump it up at Northumberlandia

    Friday 13th October, 2017

    As part of your preparations for Halloween, why not join Northumberland Wildlife Trust for a spooktacular event?

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  • Head to Hauxley for Halloween hocus pocus

    Wednesday 11th October, 2017

    Anybody wanting hocus pocus this half term should head to one of Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Druridge Bay nature reserves.

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