Supporter groups in Leicestershire and Northamptonshire
Make the most of your National Trust membership in Leicestershire and Northamptonshire and support the Trust’s work by joining your local supporter group. Members enjoy social outings together like trips and tours, or lectures. There are three different groups you could join in the region. Read on to find your nearest group or click on a supporter group’s name in the menu to jump to their details.
Why join a supporter group?
Getting together with other National Trust enthusiasts, members and volunteers who feel passionate about the same things is priceless. Sharing unique experiences and finding out more about the places you care about is what being part of a local National Trust supporter group is all about.
From listening to expert talks and going on behind-the-scenes tours to taking relaxing holidays or restoring natural habitats in the great outdoors, you’ll be part of something amazing. Supporter groups promote and assist the National Trust’s work within their local area and raise money for conservation and development projects through all kinds of events.
Founded in 1966, the Leicester Association is open to people in and around Leicestershire and offers a varied programme of activities to promote the Trust.
They have an extensive programme of events including afternoon and evening meetings with a speaker, lecture lunches, coach outings, local visits. social events and coach holidays.
East Northamptonshire Association
The East Northamptonshire Association, founded in 1991, is a voluntary association based in the Kettering area. It currently has members from Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough and Rushden.
They offer members the opportunity to meet like-minded people and share their enjoyment of the Trust through a programme of social events including informative and entertaining speakers, day outings to places of interest in the summer and a short spring holiday in the UK. Members receive two newsletters a year, in spring and autumn.
Founded in 1971, the Northampton Association is a voluntary group of National Trust members and volunteers drawn from Northampton and the surrounding areas.