Owl haunts in the North East

Cattle grazing on farmland at Gibside, Tyne and Wear

‘Tawny owls are regularly heard on the estate,’ says Victoria Furnues, ranger at Gibside, Tyne and Wear.

You can spot barn owls and little owls at Allen Banks in Northumberland, too.

In fact, whicherver of our places you visit in the North East, stay until dusk and keep your eyes open - you might well be lucky enough to see one of these beauitful birds.