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News

Winter at the Land Trust

16 Dec 2016

Winter is a great time to enjoy the benefits of being in the open air, so don’t follow the hedgehogs into hibernation – wrap up warm and get out there!
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Land Trust Autumn Photographic Competition 2016 winners announced

15 Dec 2016

Judging of our annual Autumn Photographic Competition has taken place and we're pleased to announce the winning entries!
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Festive fun for all the family – The Land Trust’s parks and green spaces become winter wonderlands

30 Nov 2016

Our parks and green spaces are all set to become winter wonderlands, with festive fun on offer for all the family over the next few weeks.
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Spookily spectacular and amazingly autumnal events

11 Oct 2016

This half term, the Land Trust’s parks and green spaces will be celebrating the spectacles of the season and highlights of Halloween with a host of events and activities.
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'The Lady' inspires new cheese

24 Mar 2016

Renowned cheese producer, the Northumberland Cheese Company, has announced the launch of a new cheese – their first for six years and a cheese with a name that was truly inspired by its surroundings – Northumberlandia – available from 21st March 2016.
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Spring into Easter with the Land Trust

21 Mar 2016

If you’re looking for some family friendly activities to get you out and about this Easter, the Land Trust can help.
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Land Trust sites receive Bags of Help from Tesco

21 Mar 2016

Thanks to the support of Tesco shoppers through Tesco’s Bags of Help funding initiative administered by Groundwork, Rabbit Ings has been successful in securing funding of £8,000 with Northumberlandia and Avenue Washlands securing £12,000 each.
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Northumberlandia to host Race for Life 2016

16 Mar 2016

We are delighted to announce that Northumberlandia will host its fourth Race for Life 5k event in May.
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Northumberlandia nominated for Tesco's Bags of Help initiative funding

22 Feb 2016

Calling all Tesco shoppers, we need your help! We are delighted that Northumberlandia will be a recipient of Tesco's Bags of Help initiative. Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork to launch a scheme will see three community groups and projects across the UK awarded grants of £12,000, £10,000 and £8,000. Now we need your votes!
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Land Trust sites nominated for Tesco's Bags of Help funding

20 Feb 2016

Calling all Tesco customers, we need your help! We're happy to announce that Rabbit Ings Country Park, Northumberlandia and Avenue Washlands will be recipients of Tesco's Bags of Help initiative and we need your help! Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork to launch a scheme will see three community groups and projects across the UK awarded grants of £12,000, £10,000 and £8,000. Now we need your votes!
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SkyRide to visit Northumberlandia

11 Feb 2016

Northumberlandia will be one of the locations cyclists on this weekend’s SkyRide will visit.
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Santa is taking time out of his busy schedule to visit Northumberlandia this Christmas!

25 Nov 2015

Come down to Santa’s grotto at Northumberlandia this Christmas and you just might get a pressie if you have been good!
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Autumn activities this half term

20 Oct 2015

Worm charming, fire lighting and clay modelling - just some of the weird and wonderful activities which are taking place at the Land Trust's green open spaces this half term.
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Northumberlandia at a click of a button

23 July 2015

Take a virtual tour of The Lady
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The Lady joins Cramlington Village WI

14 July 2015

Northumberlandia offers a fitting location...
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All about books at Northumberlandia

10 July 2015

Page turners come to life
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Children urged to go wild at Northumberlandia this Bank Holiday

30 April 2015

Children urged to go wild at Northumberlandia this Bank Holiday
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Quick change for the Lady of the North

20 March 2015

A new, exciting venture for Northumberlandia
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The Lady is recruiting!

18 March 2015

The Land Trust and Northumberland Wildlife Trust is seeking a confident, innovative and enthusiastic person to join us to manage Northumberlandia, the unique park in which resides the Lady of the North.
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Snowy Day

21 January 2015

Our Lady looks lovely in White
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Wintery Times at Northumberlandia

12 December 2014

Frosty Times at Northumberlandia
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Aerial Film of Northumberlandia

23 October 2014

Brand New Film of the Lady of the North
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Retirement Surprise for Head Teacher

23 October 2014

Local School Children Suprise Retiring Head Teacher with a visit to the Lady of the North
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Trip Advisor

30 September 2014

Fantastic Reviews on Trip Advisor for The Lady of the North
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BBC Gardening Show films

15 September 2014

BBC Films at Northumberlandia
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Ross Noble speaks on Radio One about Northumberlandia

29 August 2014

Ross Noble talks about Northumberlandia on Radio One
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Ferret walking around Northumberlandia

19 August 2014

Local Group bring their Ferrets for a Special Trip out
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A MOTHERS DAY GIFT FROM THE LADY AS THE VISITOR CENTRE OPENS TO THE PUBLIC

24 March 2014

This Sunday (30th) to celebrate Mothers Day and the opening of her new visitor centre, Northumberlandia has a special offer for visitor
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Northumberlandia Mobile Phone App Launched

11 March 2014

A new mobile phone app, launched today will enable visitors to Northumberlandia to see the site from a completely different angle. The aerial films will allow visitors to stand at various points of the Lady of the North whilst viewing that same spot from above. They will also be able to access lots of information about the site, including its history, the wildlife on the site, the musings of landscape architect, Charles Jenks and even a quiz.
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Northumberlandia visitor centre opening event

07 March 2014

Northumberlandia visitor centre opening event
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Northumberlandia mobile app coming soon

02 December 2013

Watch this space, as soon there will be a new and exciting mobile phone app for Northumberlandia, to improve the visitor experience.
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Work Starts on Northumberlandia Visitor Centre

01 October 2013

Visitors to top North East attraction, Northumberlandia, will soon be enjoying a new visitor centre at the iconic park.
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Great Exposure

13 September 2013

Over the summer, we generated lots of media attention, including interviews on BBC Radio Newcastle breakfast and drive time shows, mentions on BBC North Breakfast show and many articles in the local press.
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Summer Success

02 September 2013

On Friday, 2nd August, we held a number of exciting events, which were a great success.
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Funding secured for Northumberlandia visitor centre

13 August 2013

Tourism in Northumberland received a massive boost today as funding has been secured for a brand new state of the art visitor centre at Northumberlandia, Cramlington.
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Northumberlandia is Wayne’s World

10 May 2013

Long-Term Unemployed Man Lands Dream Job with New Lady.
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Can You Help Create the Biggest Red Nose in the World

26 February 2013

The largest red nose in the World could well be coming to the North East as giant landform sculpture Northumberlandia shows her support for Comic Relief.
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The Biggest Red Nose in the World?

19 February 2013

The Lady of the North will be supporting Comic Relief by donning a Red Nose.
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The Lady of the North – One of the Best Images in the World

14 January 2013

The newest tourist attraction in the North East has finished in the top five of an international competition to find the best satellite image in the world.
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The Lady of the North Needs You!

14 November 2012

Members of the public are being invited to get involved with the management of Northumberlandia, the massive landform sculpture of a reclining woman on the outskirts of Cramlington.
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Final Line up Confirmed for Northumberlandia’s First Community Event

15 October 2012

The final line up for the Lady of the North’s first ever community event has now been confirmed.
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The Lady of the North showcases the Best of Northumberland

10 October 2012

Northumberlandia, the world’s largest human landform, will showcase the best of Northumberland at its first ever community event which marks the beginning of full opening hours for the spectacular sculpture.
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What the First Visitors to Northumberlandia Thought

13 September 2012

The first visitors to the Lady of the North give their views in this short video
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Northumberlandia official opening to be conducted by her Royal Highness The Princess Royal

29 August 2012

The world’s largest human landform will receive the royal seal of approval on Monday (3 September) by being officially opened by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.
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‘Friends and Family’ get sneak peak of Northumberlandia as work nears completion

10 August 2012

More than 300 people from across the north east have been given the chance to take a sneak peak at the region’s newest landmark.
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Nobel Prize-winning Scientist puts Northumberlandia under the microscope

29 June 2012

One of the world’s best-known and most respected scientists has paid a visit to the north east to see progress with the Banks Group’s construction of Northumberlandia the region’s newest landmark.
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Helen Skelton makes her mark to put Northumberlandia in the national TV spotlight

19 March 2012

All-action TV presenter Helen Skelton has been wowed by the north east’s newest landmark after visiting the region to undertake a slightly more gentle challenge than she’s been used to recently.
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Northumberland tourism chief backs visitor impact of Northumberlandia landform

21 February 2012

The man responsible for leading Northumberland’s tourism drive has backed the positive impact that the world’s largest human landform sculpture will have on visitor numbers to England’s border county when it opens to the public.
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First aerial shots show shape of things to come for Northumberlandia

22 December 2010

The first overhead images of what will eventually be the world’s largest sculpted human form have been released to show how the project is progressing.
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Artist in region to view Northumberlandia’s progress

19 October 2010

The artist behind the design for the world’s largest sculpted human form has been in the north east to view the progress being made with his creation.
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Trust Seen as Potential Owners of Massive Human Sculpture

13 August 2009

The Land Restoration Trust has been identified as the potential long term owners of a huge iconic landform sculpture to be created in Northumberland.
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Final design for unique Northumberlandia landform revealed

01 July 2009

The final designs for a unique artform that will be built into the Northumberland countryside are being revealed today (Wednesday 1 July).
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