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500 Protesters Take to the Streets to Save Gosforth Wildlife

15th February 2012

On Sunday 12th February more than 500 people joined a walk in protest at plans by Newcastle and North Tyneside Councils to surround Gosforth Nature Reserve, the city’s most important […]


Walk on the Wild Side to Save Gosforth Wildlife

8th February 2012

On Sunday 12th February local residents and wildlife enthusiasts will take part in a walk to show their opposition to plans by Newcastle Council and Persimmon Homes to build 600 […]


Gosforth Wildlife Faces Immediate Threat! Planning Application submitted by Bellway Homes for 366 new homes!

14th December 2011

Please Act Now to Help Save Gosforth Wildlife from Development At the end of November 2011 Bellway Homes submitted a planning application to North Tyneside Council to build 366 executive […]


On a Mission to Mars

2nd December 2011

Last week-end NASA launched its most ambitious rover mission to Mars to find out whether the planet is, or ever has been, suitable for life. The launch rocket carrying the […]


June Holmes, Volunteer Award

30th November 2011

Some of the North East’s most dedicated volunteers have been recognised for their work in the region’s museums and galleries at the annual Renaissance North East Museum Volunteer Awards 2011, […]


Wildlife photographers join protest over Gosforth Park new homes plan

25th November 2011

WILDLIFE photographers in the North East have a new focus – preventing the building of 600 homes next to a top nature reserve. Kaleel Zibe and Alan Hewitt are backing […]


Hundreds voice anger at Gosforth Park housing scheme

16th November 2011

MORE than 400 people packed a hall last night to protest at the prospect of 600 homes being built on green belt land next to one of the oldest urban nature […]


Bid to save Gosforth wildlife

15th November 2011

HUNDREDS of people gathered this week to protest about plans which could see 600 homes built next to a city nature reserve. James Littlewood, director of the Natural History Society […]


Families protest at Gosforth Park homes plan

3rd November 2011

HUNDREDS of angry Newcastle residents packed a council meeting last night in protest at plans to build thousands of new homes on green belt land. Councillors were lobbied as they […]


Society Celebrates 60 Years of Surveying Seals

1st November 2011

The 60th anniversary of one of the longest ever British mammal surveys is being celebrated today by the Natural History Society of Northumbria and the National Trust. Since 1951, wardens […]