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A rainbow over the river Thames and The Land Trust's site, Greenwich Ecology Park. Copyright Sally Thorburn

14th March 2016

Green space charity shortlisted for the Guardian Sustainable Business Awards

A national land management charity with a strong track record of transforming derelict land into thriving public spaces has been recognised for its innovative solutions-focused financial approach, earning a coveted place on the Guardian Sustainable Business Awards shortlist.

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RICS Awards Logo

25th February 2016

Park transformed from landfill to green space nominated for award

Port Sunlight River Park has been nominated for a prize in the North West Regeneration category of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Awards 2016.

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Bags of Help community funding

22nd February 2016

Northumberlandia nominated for Tesco’s Bags of Help initiative funding

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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Bags of Help community funding

20th February 2016

Land Trust sites nominated for Tesco’s Bags of Help funding

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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Houses by Silverdale Country Park

19th February 2016

The Land Trust welcomes House of Lords National Policy for the Built Environment committee report

Today, the House of Lords Built Environment Committee has published a report expressing its concerns that the short-sighted Government housing policy will not meet objectives.

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It is a privilege to work for an organisation that puts communities at the heart of its work. The knowledge that I am helping to provide a better environment, especially in areas where open green space is in short supply, is what motivates and inspires me.

Victoria Webbon, Estates Officer

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