Latest News - General
3 Mar 2020
World Wildlife Day 2020|
World Wildlife Day, a day to recognise and appreciate all wild animal and plant species to be crucial components to the world’s biodiversity. Our Wildlife Education officer, Allan has written a blog to highlight their importance.
10 Oct 2019
World Mental Health Day 2019|
To mark World Mental Health Day we invited a friend of ours, Joe Harkness, to write a blog about his own experiences...
10 Jul 2019
It’s our birthday!|
11 July 2019, is our 31st birthday and to celebrate we’ve put together 31 facts about Pensthorpe Natural Park.
9 Apr 2019
Unwrapping eggs for Easter|
For me Easter is about emerging butterflies and other insects, returning migrant birds and new life; be it plant or animal...
14 Mar 2019
Nature for health & wellbeing|
Pensthorpe is a unique and spiritual site and we regularly hear that our visitors felt a connection to something very special and left feeling invigorated and healed in some special way.
22 Feb 2019
Learning to care|
Will the news that the first mammal extinction resulting from climate change has occurred on Bramble Cay, a small island near Papua New Guinea, be a wake-up call for more people to take notice of the plight of our natural world?
17 Nov 2018
Top winter activities with children|
Stuck for things to do outside this winter? Look no further than our top 10 ways to engage with children outdoors!
2 Oct 2018
Winners Workshop Afternoon|
Andy Ward spent an afternoon inspiring and teaching students for a winners' workshop.
25 Sep 2018
Winners Workshop Morning|
Julia Rafferty spent a morning inspiring and teaching students for a winners' workshop.
27 Jul 2018
Wetland Discovery Area is open!|
Our new area has been open a week and is already proving popular.
5 Apr 2018
New bird hide opens!|
Areas of the Wensum Valley, which have never been accessible to our visitors, will now be on display thanks to the opening of our new wetland bird hide!
20 Mar 2018
Fakenham Academy Artists|
Fakenham Academy have truly embraced the Hare Today, Gone Tomorrow art competition!
31 Jan 2018
Hopping mad for hares!|
We are the main sponsors for an exciting project taking place in Norwich this summer, all to do with the beautiful native hare.
16 Jan 2018
Redevelopment work has started!|
The Conservation Centre is closed for exciting redevelopment to take place!
13 Nov 2017
Wedding & Events Venue launched|
The Garden Room & Water Court officially open their doors!
21 Sep 2017
Work experience student joins us|
Lucy Dickens, a 17-year-old student from Easton and Otley College