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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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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

2021-07-15 Rail station wildlife gardens Rail station wildlife gardens to receive stamp of approval from NWT
Thursday 15 July, 2021
Community efforts to boost nature at rail stations are to be rewarded with an official accreditation from Norfolk Wil...
2021-07-08 Commons for the future? Commons for the future?
Thursday 08 July, 2021
Norfolk Wildlife Trust has this week published a study which considers the strengths and weaknesses of the potential ...
2021-06-25 Discover seaside soap operas d Discover seaside soap operas during National Marine Week
Friday 25 June, 2021
Staycations mean more of us are set to discover the delights of our shores and coastal waters, as we visit the seasid...
2021-06-15 More than £600k raised to expa More than £600k raised to expand Brecks nature reserve
Tuesday 15 June, 2021
Norfolk Wildlife Trust has reached its fundraising target to expand one of the Brecks’ most important nature re...
2021-06-07 Go wild for beetles this summe Go wild for beetles this summer
Monday 07 June, 2021
Have you seen a two-spot bishy barnabee, a scorpion impersonator or a male beetle with swollen hind legs? This summer...
2021-05-27 30 Days Wild – the UK’s bigges 30 Days Wild – the UK’s biggest nature challenge – reveals people’s favourite ‘random acts of wildness’
Thursday 27 May, 2021
On the eve of the UK’s most popular nature challenge, 30 Days Wild, a survey of last year’s participants ...
2021-05-17 Covid update on re-opening Covid update on re-opening
Monday 17 May, 2021
In light of the Government’s ‘roadmap’ out of lockdown, Norfolk Wildlife Trust has today reopened m...
2021-05-17 Future and Form - 21- 30 May S Future and Form - 21- 30 May Shifting Lines
Monday 17 May, 2021
The shifting nature of the North Norfolk coast is evoked through the subtle choreography of voice, natural sounds, vi...
2021-04-20 Car parking booking system int Car parking booking system introduced for NWT Holme Dunes 
Tuesday 20 April, 2021
Norfolk Wildlife Trust will begin trialling an online booking system for its car park at NWT Holme Dunes on the north...
2021-04-14 Unique purple sea sponge named Unique purple sea sponge named by local child after a decade spent nameless
Wednesday 14 April, 2021
A mysterious type of purple sponge was discovered 10 years ago during a survey funded by The Wildlife Trusts (in...
2021-04-12 Prize draw of NWT 250 Club Prize draw of NWT 250 Club
Monday 12 April, 2021
First 40th anniversary draw  The February 2021 Draw of the 250 Club was held remotely on 26 February, and 118 p...
2021-04-12 Covid update - roadmap to reop Covid update - roadmap to reopening
Monday 12 April, 2021
In light of the Government’s ‘roadmap’ out of lockdown, Norfolk Wildlife Trust has reopened its vis...