Natural England - North West

North West

The region comprises Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside.

Regional news

  • Through the wild window

    (11 July 2013) A new visitor attraction, Window on Wild Lindisfarne, that will help visitors and locals get the most from Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve (NNR), officially opens its doors today at a ceremony led by Lady Rose Crossman, Dick Patterson of Holy Island of Lindisfarne Community Development Trust and Liz Newton of Natural England. Children from local schools will be joining in this exciting event to discover what the island and this new attraction has to offer.


  • Injured gulls found in Kingstown, Carlisle

    (25 June 2013) Following reports of injured gulls being found in the Kingstown area of Carlisle, Natural England and Cumbria Police are appealing to the public for information about suspected unlicensed shooting of the birds.


  • Update on access tracks at Ainsdale National Nature Reserve

    (20 February 2013) Visitors to Ainsdale Sand Dunes National Nature Reserve (NNR) are asked to take extra care following recent works and wet weather conditions


  • Restoration Plans for Bolton Fell Moss to be announced

    (20 December 2012) A public meeting to discuss the Restoration Plan for Bolton Fell Moss is to take place at Hethersgill Village Hall early in the new year.


  • England Coast Path – a step closer in Cumbria

    (17 December 2012) Natural England publishes report to the Secretary of State proposing improved public access to 36km of coast in Cumbria between Allonby and Whitehaven.


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