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Newtown National Nature Reserve, Isle of Wight

Winner of the 2020 Handbook photo competition 

Congratulations to Les Lockhart who has won the National Trust's 2020 Handbook photo competition. Les's striking photograph of the evening light at Newtown, Isle of Wight, was picked from thousands of entries to star on the cover of the 2020 Handbook.

Visitors in the Dining Room at Christmas at Lanhydrock, Cornwall

Explore for free with your National Lottery ticket 

To say a big thank you to everyone who supports our work through National Lottery funding, we're offering free entry to many of our places, from Saturday 23 – Friday 29 November 2019. All you need is a National Lottery ticket or scratch card.

Guests on a coastal conservation working holiday, North Cornwall

Experience a working holiday 

Support our cause with a holiday to remember. Behind the scenes or in the wild, active or easy-going, we have a working holiday to suit you. Play your part, and feed your passion for heritage, archaeology, gardening or the countryside.

Visitors exploring the woodland at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, North Yorkshire

Help protect the trees that protect us 

Trees are our natural armour in the battle against climate change. By looking after existing woodlands and planting new trees, we can grow a cleaner future together. Help protect the trees that protect us and donate to our Woodlands appeal today.

Lending a hand

A group enjoying Christmas at Standen House and Garden, in the Barn Cafe.

Supporter groups 

Getting involved with a supporter group is a great way to get closer to your local National Trust place. Find out more about how to join in.