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.

  • Incoming! Eyes to the skies for the return of the Kielder ospreys

    Wednesday 15th March, 2017

    Nature lovers are being urged to turn their eyes to the skies to watch for the return of some of Northumberland’s most popular visitors.

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  • Ratty’s on the road

    Tuesday 14th March, 2017

    If you are out on the region’s roads this year, keep your eyes peeled for the brand spanking new five-seater vehicle which is being used by ‘Restoring Ratty’ project officers Kelly Hollings and Graham Holyoak.

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  • Test your wildness at Kielder this May

    Tuesday 7th March, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging everybody to get their family and friends together and discover their wild side at Kielder this May... so put it it in your diary now.

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  • Where’s there’s a will there’s wildlife

    Friday 3rd March, 2017

    It’s Free Wills Month this March and, as part of this national campaign, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging wildlife-lovers to leave a small gift in their will to help it continue its valuable work in the region.

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  • New kid on the blog

    Thursday 2nd March, 2017

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted to welcome Northumberland naturalist and aspiring nature writer James Common to its team of feature bloggers.

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  • Students say: “I can do” on nature reserve

    Tuesday 28th February, 2017

    Funding from Players of People’s Postcode Lottery has enabled a group of students from Newcastle College to experience a wild day out on a nature reserve in Northumberland.

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  • Vital volunteers needed to save our last red squirrels

    Friday 24th February, 2017

    The Wildlife Trusts are leading the largest ever recruitment drive for red squirrel volunteers. With the help of National Lottery funding, the Trusts aim to increase volunteer numbers from 500 to 5000 to save the UK’s last red squirrels.

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  • Start your spring cleaning this half-term

    Friday 17th February, 2017

    If you are looking for something to do during half-term, look no further than Hodgkin Park in Newcastle.

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  • The frogs are back in town

    Friday 17th February, 2017

    The sun is shining, so that can only mean one thing! The frogs are back in the pond at Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s St Nicholas Park reserve in Gosforth. So why not head out to the reserve and see (and hear) them?

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  • Kielder projects need your support

    Thursday 16th February, 2017

    If you would like to get up close and personal with wildlife in Kielder this year, then Northumberland Wildlife would love to hear from you, as it is now recruiting volunteers for two exciting projects.

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