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Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Bewick House
22 Thorpe Road
Norwich
NR1 1RY

Registered charity: 208734
VAT number: 876 3225 06
Registered in England as a Company limited by guarantee no. 217338

Patron: Her Majesty the Queen
Vice Patron: Sir Timothy Colman KG
President: Bill Jordan

Hon Vice Presidents:
Michael Baker
Mary Dorling
Garth Inman
Martin Shaw
John Snape
Angela Turner

Ambassadors: Nick Acheson and Dr Jess French

Telephone: 01603 625540. Our office is currently closed because of the coronavirus emergency. If you need to speak to us please call between 10am and 4pm, Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).

Please note: If you see any livestock (sheep, cattle or ponies) on our reserves in difficulty or distress please contact our Grazing Manager on 07769 710369. If you see any wildlife in difficulty please contact the RSPCA on 0300 123 0709.

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Our team is here to provide you with more information, answer any questions you may have and help you further connect with wildlife.
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About Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Norfolk Wildlife Trust is the oldest Wildlife Trust in the country. The purchase of 400 acres of marsh at Cley on the north Norfolk coast in 1926 to be held ‘in perpetuity as a bird breeding sanctuary’ provided a blueprint for nature conservation which has now been replicated across the UK.

NWT has come a long way in 90 years. From humble beginnings we now:
  • have over 35,500 members, more than 100 corporate members, and eight thriving local members groups.
  • give conservation advice to a wide variety of organisations and individuals
  • provide education services for over 5,000 young people on school and university field trips each year.
  • run hundreds of informative and fun events at our reserves
  • care for over 50 nature reserves and other protected sites encompassing wetland, heathland, woodland and coastal habitats that provide a home for flagship species including otter, water vole, natterjack toad, bittern, common crane, marsh harrier, bearded tit, swallowtail and Norfolk hawker.

Our vision for Norfolk:
  • where the future of wildlife is protected and enhanced through sympathetic management
  • and people are connected with and inspired by Norfolk’s wildlife and wild spaces

Please browse the site to find out more about what we do and consider supporting our work for Norfolk’s wildlife.

Latest News from Norfolk Wildlife Trust

2021-03-06 NWT seeking public support for NWT seeking public support for appeal on its 95th anniversary 
Saturday 06 March, 2021
On the 95th anniversary of the purchase of our first nature reserve, Cley Marshes, Norfolk Wildlife Trust is seeking ...
2021-03-01 Covid update - roadmap to reop Covid update - roadmap to reopening
Monday 01 March, 2021
In light of the Government’s ‘roadmap’ out of lockdown, Norfolk Wildlife Trust will reopen its visi...
2021-03-01 Make a date with nature this s Make a date with nature this spring
Monday 01 March, 2021
Norfolk Wildlife Trust is asking people to share their first sightings of three species associated with spring in the...
2021-03-01 We need nature’s recovery in l We need nature’s recovery in law
Monday 01 March, 2021
Major new campaign to protect nature launches today backed by 50+ nature organisations, plus celebrities and politica...
2021-02-15 All creatures great and small All creatures great and small
Monday 15 February, 2021
As part of the 95th anniversary year Norfolk Wildlife Trust is surveying the Bishop’s House Garden in Norwich t...
2021-02-02 UK Crane population hits recor UK Crane population hits record high
Tuesday 02 February, 2021
Crane numbers have hit record levels after becoming extinct in the UK nearly 400 years ago. Thanks to the efforts of ...
2021-01-11 Very bad news for bees warns N Very bad news for bees warns Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Monday 11 January, 2021
Norfolk Wildlife Trust is alarmed to learn the Government has agreed the use of a highly damaging pesticide - neonico...
2020-12-23 Closed until further notice Closed until further notice
Wednesday 23 December, 2020
Update: 8 January 2021 All NWT car parks and reserves currently remain open, except Ranworth Broad car park which is...
2020-12-10 NWT receives grant of £166,600 NWT receives grant of £166,600 from the government’s Green Recovery Challenge Fund
Thursday 10 December, 2020
Norfolk Wildlife Trust is one of the first environmental projects awarded a grant from the government’s £...
2020-12-09 Killer shrimp discovered in Tr Killer shrimp discovered in Trinity Broads
Wednesday 09 December, 2020
The non-native killer shrimp, which arrived in the UK from Europe in 2010, has been confirmed in the Trinity Broads b...
2020-12-01 Western Link threatens probabl Western Link threatens probable largest barbastelle bat colony in UK 
Tuesday 01 December, 2020
If the Western Link for the NDR were to go ahead on its proposed route, it would drive through what is likely to be t...
2020-11-27 Extension to Norfolk’s largest Extension to Norfolk’s largest ancient wood to take root
Friday 27 November, 2020
An arable field next to Norfolk’s largest ancient wood will be restored to its native woodland history, as a ge...