Latest News - Sophie Coles

14 Feb 2022

Don’t poo-poo Poo!

Reserve |

This February half-term we have a poo trail going on around the park- here our Wildlife Education officer Allan tells us lots of fascinating facts about poo!

21 Dec 2021

Our Wonderful Volunteers

Conservation |

As with a lot of nature reserves, volunteers are essential in the management of the park at Pensthorpe; from helping with habitat work to guiding visitors, checking and moving livestock to surveying wildlife.

7 Oct 2021

Why spiders are amazing!

Conservation |

Love them or loathe them, the one thing we should all be able to agree on is that spiders are remarkable creatures and beneficial for all. Not convinced? Well, read on to discover why they should be endeared and not feared.

21 Sep 2021

Make Hay!

Conservation |

Making a wildflower meadow takes a lot of planning and good timing, and the end of summer was the best time to start hay baling and getting the field ready for next year.