Making new friends, working in amazing places and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering

Cotehele Garland

Thank you to our volunteers 

This festive season, we'd like to say a massive thank you to all of our volunteers. From helping in our gardens, to cleaning up beaches and more, without you, we wouldn't be able to do what we do. Thank you for all you've done this year.

Family volunteers on a beach clean at Formby

Pitch in with a beach clean 

Love long walks on the beach and listening to the sound of waves? If you're passionate about our beautiful coastline, why not come along to a beach clean and lend a hand to keep these special places looking spick and span?

Running throughout 2019.

Get involved

Thank you

We couldn't do it without you

Thanks to over 65,000 volunteers, who in 2018/19 gave more than 4.8 million hours of their time to support the National Trust in more than 500 roles.

Working holidays

Meet more volunteers 

Get to know the volunteers that give up their time to care for our places in this round-up of our volunteer articles and profiles.

Volunteer Management Trainee, Keeley Hensby with volunteers at Fan Bay

Volunteer Management Traineeship 

Read more about our Volunteer Management Traineeship project, along with hints and tips from the team involved.