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Clandon Park fire scaffolding
Solar panel installation at Bodnant in Wales win energy award

Bodnant ‘modern art’ solar installation wins award 

A solar panel installation at Bodnant Garden in Wales wins us an award.

A Gatekeeper butterfly at Nymans

The State of Nature report 2016 

We've teamed up with over 50 other nature organisations to produce the latest State of Nature report which reveals that over half of UK species have declined over recent decades.

Helen Ghosh

Members to join our Director-General on first ever Q&A phone-in 

We'll be holding live Q&As with our Director-General Helen Ghosh on topics including conservation, heritage and the environment.

National Trust ranger Fraser Williamson showing a beetle to a visiting family

Come behind the scenes of the National Trust

If you’ve ever wanted to know more about the work we do, then our new TV advert might help to fulfil some of your curiosity. Called ‘Behind the Scenes’, the advert gives a flavour of what goes on in our organisation day-to-day, to care for over 500 special places ‘for ever for everyone’.

View of Seathwaite Valley in Borrowdale, Lake District

Our acquisition of Thorneythwaite Farm 

We acquired more than 300 acres of land at Thorneythwaite Farm in Borrowdale, in the Lake District. Discover how we plan to look after this beautiful landscape for ever, for everyone.

Winners announced at BBC Countryfile Live

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