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.

  • Fingers crossed for James

    Thursday 18th January, 2018

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is delighted people of the region got behind its feature blogger, James Common and voted him into the finals of the 2018 UK Blog Awards.

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  • Keeping it local

    Wednesday 17th January, 2018

    As part of its commitment to supporting local businesses and remaining as eco-friendly as possible, Northumberland Wildlife Trust’s Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre on Druridge Bay is calling on its next door neighbour, Hauxley Farm Dairy, to supply the milk to its Lookout Café.

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  • Revitalising Redesdale launches its five year programme after securing National Lottery support

    Friday 12th January, 2018

    Revitalising Redesdale Landscape Partnership has received a confirmed grant of £1.7 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to conserve and enhance the natural and cultural heritage of Redesdale, in Northumberland.

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  • The Wildlife Trusts’ initial response to the 25 Year Environment Plan

    Friday 12th January, 2018

    Theresa May’s speech on the environment yesterday shows that, at last, a Government is seeing how much the environment means to the people of the UK, not least young people.

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  • New guidelines call for homes for people and wildlife

    Wednesday 10th January, 2018

    New guidelines published today show how new housing developments can be built in a way that provides people with greener, inspirational homes that help to reverse decades of wildlife and habitat decline.

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  • Santa’s new best friend

    Thursday 21st December, 2017

    Christmas is a time of excitement for people young and old, not to mention a little dog called Frank.

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  • Northumberland’s gem of a reserve offering more

    Tuesday 19th December, 2017

    Frozein lake at Hauxley (December 2017), photo Duncan Hutt

    To celebrate a record first sixth months on its revamped reserve and brand new Wildlife Discovery Centre (WDC) at Hauxley, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is offering 50% off an annual membership purchased in the WDC from Monday 1 January until Sunday 14 January 2018.

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  • Wonderful free gift to all wildlife lovers

    Monday 18th December, 2017

    Nicholas Watts MBE, owner of conservation award-winning Vine House Farm in the Lincolnshire Fens, is making his entire wildlife photography library freely available online to members of the public, with all images totally royalty-free.

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  • Make it a red Christmas

    Tuesday 12th December, 2017

    Instead of ruby rings and ruby port appearing in households this festive season, a squirrel conservation charity is asking people spare a thought for something else small, red and just as precious…the native red squirrel.

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  • Forget Strictly… vote for James

    Tuesday 5th December, 2017

    Northumberland naturalist and aspiring nature writer James is up for votes in the ‘Green & Eco’ and ‘Social Influencer’ categories with his aptly title blog: Common by Nature.

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