External Partnerships Team

The National Trust exists to help everyone enjoy beautiful open spaces and our fascinating heritage. We do this through our own properties but also want to help others look after their places too. The EPT offers a full range of consultancy services as well as scoping and development of bespoke projects. The EPT currently operates in the Midlands and Northern regions.

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Our consultancy service 

We want you to tap into our 120 years' experience of successfully looking after special places.

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How we can help you 

Our expert team can bring unrivalled experience and knowledge from across the National Trust to help you achieve your ambition.

Case studies

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Finding a future for Lancashire’s historic mills 

Lancashire’s crucial role in helping to define Britain’s industrial revolution is captured by two unique textile mills – amazing places that have an uncertain future. Find out how the National Trust is working with partners to to help find a future for Queen Street and Helmshore Mills.

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Get in touch 

Email us on EPT@nationaltrust.org.uk