News & Updates

Take some time out and enjoy reading our selection of news and project updates from around the Trust.

Botany 2018 starts here!

11:00 Monday 1st January was not the time to be still in bed or suffering a mighty hangover, but the time to meet up in Durham market place for the fi...
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January with Durham Wildlife Trust

January is often the month to bring snow, yet December unwrapped its icy white glow. The bare trees were decorated with snowflakes and, whilst ...
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Trotting Home for Christmas

The Exmoor ponies have started arriving home for Christmas, completing the magical winter wonderland scene at Rainton Meadows. Their return, wh...
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Christmas Opening Hours

Merry Christmas from all of the DWT Staff, Volunteers & Trustees! To help you plan your festive visit, here are our Christmas Opening hours. At ...
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A Wild Year at Low Barns

From hedgehog greeting, nature rambling to pond dipping and electro-fishing, Durham Wildlife Trust’s Low Barns Wildlife Watch Group have enjoyed...
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Planting in a Winter Wonderland-Thornley Woods

Community Planting day at Thornley Woods in the snow! 420  Trees from the Woodland Trust 11 brave souls! 80 trees planted! So...
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DWT’s Heart of Durham Volunteers Plug the Gap

The "Waistcoat Lads" as they are effectionatly called, due to their  spectacular waistcoats, have turned their fingers to numerous planting projects ...
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A Wild December

Nature has many gifts to give this December.  As frost and snow takes hold the Christmas card scene unfolds. Whilst trees stand bare and the w...
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Tracking mammal footprints as part of our search for dormice

Over the last 4 years Durham Wildlife Trust's Heart of Durham Project, as a result of a generous donation from D'Oyley Carte, has been putting up tube...
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Working with Blessed John Duckett School Tow Law

It was a cold, but a clear, morning in Tow Law when Durham Wildlife Trust’s Heart of Durham team arrived at Blessed John Duckett RC Primary School t...
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