Loftus Landscape History Workshop

Posted on 14th November 2017

We were really fortunate today to have Dr Chris Hill talk to the workshop about the depositional environments and terrestrial life of the Middle Jurassic. For most of East Cleveland the the Middle Jurassic geology forms the ground underneath out

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Skelton Landscape History Workshop 25 October 2017

Posted on 26th October 2017

The first of our Landscape History Workshops with Tees Archaeology got underway today with great attendance at the Skelton Methodist Church. After exploring reconstructiong a large 3 D geological  model of the Cleveland area,  Skeltons’ geological past ,  when the

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Kirkleatham Countryside Festival 3 June 2017

Posted on 4th June 2017

Our second pop up event in the woodlands at Kirkleatham Hall.  A wonderful setting and the stall looked great.  Family groups passed by and shared some memories and filled out our questionnaires. We gathered new records of historic sightings of

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Saltburn Farmers Market Saturday 13th May

Posted on 15th May 2017

The first of our pop events this summer was held at Saltburn Farmer’s market.  Visitors to the market were asked to share a wildlife memory and complete our rhyming couplet questionnaire on the activities they did as children.  Our props

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Teesside University Students help with project

Posted on 4th April 2017

Second year digital media and the web students at Teesside University have been working with the Trust to develop innovative solutions for sharing wildlife memories. Last week three teams presented their different recommendations for our consideration. The work done by the students has thrown up a

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Wildlife Camera Workshop, 4th February 2017

Posted on 6th February 2017

On a bright cold winter morning 13 people turned up to learn more about getting the best from wildlife cameras and to help create new wildlife records.  Participants ranged from beginners wanting to know more about wildlife in their

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Harvest mouse discovery day

Posted on 22nd October 2016

How is the tiny harvest mouse faring in East Cleveland? To help us answer this question we ran a harvest mouse discovery day to find out about the biology and ecology of harvest mice, ways to look for them and

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Mammals at Gisborough Priory

Posted on 6th October 2016

Volunteers working towards the restoration of Gisborough Priory’s historic gardens were interested to discover which small mammals were using the gardens. After a slide show in a stable – a first for the Trust – members learnt how to handle

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