Latest News - Danielle Sparks

27 Sep 2019

World Rivers Day

Conservation |

To celebrate World Rivers Day we have written a short piece discussing the River Wensum.

25 Sep 2019

BBC TV’s Countryfile visits Pensthorpe Natural Park

Conservation |

We were delighted when BBC TV’s Countryfile got in touch to say that they wanted to report on some of our conservation work with corncrakes and red squirrels.

18 Sep 2019

‘Water Warrior’ winners enjoy “fantastic” Pensthorpe visit

Events |

Read more about the winning display at our Wild About the Wensum event, created by four children from Catton Grove Primary Academy.

13 Sep 2019

Pensthorpe named as one of the top 20 gardens in the UK

We were thrilled to find out that The Times newspaper has recently named Pensthorpe Natural Park as home to some of Britain’s most beautiful gardens.

9 Sep 2019

First ever flamingo eggs at Pensthorpe

Flamingos |

We are tickled pink at the arrival of the first flamingo eggs here at Pensthorpe – the first in the 15 years since we have had Greater Flamingo here.

7 Aug 2019

Mobiloo Weekend

Events |

New ‘accessible’ family weekend following feedback from Norfolk mum.

30 Jul 2019

Interview with Sculptor Jenny Pickford

Events |

Sculptor Jenny Pickford talks about nature as her inspiration and being ‘blown away’ by Pensthorpe ahead of six-week exhibition

25 Jul 2019

Join our WILD Tribe this summer

Events |

Bring your own wild tribe this summer to our NEW Nature’s WILD Tribe event, which starts today and runs throughout the summer holidays.

10 Jul 2019

It’s our birthday!

General |

11 July 2019, is our 31st birthday and to celebrate we’ve put together 31 facts about Pensthorpe Natural Park.

4 Jul 2019

It’s Been a Hoot!

General |

Read our Hootz House facts as we celebrate its 4th birthday.

17 Jun 2019

Fun Flamingo Facts

Flamingos |

Flamingos are majestic and iconic birds, known for their long stilt-like legs, long s-shaped neck and beautiful pink feathers.

25 Apr 2019

Interview with Mike Dilger Part 2

Events |

We caught up with Mike Dilger for a chat ahead of his visit to Pensthorpe…

5 Apr 2019

Interview with Mike Dilger Part 1

Events |

We caught up with Mike Dilger for a chat ahead of his visit to Pensthorpe…