The National Trust

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Somerset ‘super nature reserve’ will benefit UK’s rarest wildlife
Environmental organisations partner to create 15,000 acre protected wetland 70 years after creation of England’s first nature reserves

Steven Morris

19, May, 2022 @5:01 AM

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Margaret Clowes obituary
Other lives: Longtime volunteer who, despite losing hearing in one ear and suffering lung damage as a baby, had an infectious zest for life

Jacky Frere

29, Apr, 2022 @8:11 PM

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A Fabergé egg and a jade frog: treasures of Polesden Lacey
National Trust exhibition reveals the riches of Surrey country house that hosted royalty and heads of state

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

24, Apr, 2022 @11:31 AM

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Country diary: The spring flowers are beginning to burst
St Dominic, Tamar Valley: There are primroses, bluebells, early cherry blossom and, best of all, a bank full of ‘butter and eggs’

Virginia Spiers

21, Apr, 2022 @4:30 AM

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‘You couldn’t get closer to spring if you tried’: readers’ favourite Easter day trips for families
From blustery beaches to intrepid hikes and fairytale forests, here’s where to fire up young minds during the Easter holidays

07, Apr, 2022 @9:58 AM

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National Trust acquires Dorset ‘speed-dating’ caves for bats
Colonies mix annually at Winspit caves near Swanage, a hibernation site for rare greater horseshoe bats

Steven Morris

28, Mar, 2022 @12:12 PM

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Plans to restore Brownsea Island to Dorset heathland of Thomas Hardy
Ambitious project to recreate habitat of red squirrel and threatened birds, dragonfly and bats

Steven Morris

18, Mar, 2022 @11:49 AM

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National Trust creates Northumberland ‘ark’ to protect endangered crayfish
Trust creates refuge for white-clawed crayfish in old cattle drinking hole on Wallington estate near Morpeth

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

15, Mar, 2022 @12:20 PM

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Manchester viaduct to become an urban ‘sky park’
National Trust says £1.8m Castlefield project will bring green space to the city centre

Helen Pidd North of England editor

07, Mar, 2022 @6:31 PM

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Tory critical of National Trust to chair parliamentary group dedicated to charity
Andrew Murrison has boasted of leading charge against NT and accused it of ‘tarnishing reputation of Winston Churchill’

Ben Quinn

04, Feb, 2022 @6:41 PM

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Bath ‘green corridor’ will be first of 20 to improve access to nature
National Trust plan for England, Wales and Northern Ireland aims to help people reconnect with the countryside

Steven Morris

28, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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24, Jan, 2022 @4:48 PM

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