A new project to expand the way art and architecture inspires visitors to Northumberland’s Kielder Water & Forest Park has received a major boost from Arts Council England’s National Lottery-funded Grants for the Arts programme.
A dilapidated Brigantium roundhouse site in Northumberland that was transformed into a centre for village activities has been shortlisted for a major architecture award.
Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust has welcomed Northumberland National Park Authority as its newest member.
Opportunities for visitors to live the wild life at Kielder Water & Forest Park will be created with the support of new funding of more than £330,000 made possible by National Lottery players.
By the time the 2016 Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon comes to a close, an intrepid group of runners will have clocked up more than 4,218 miles on Britain’s most beautiful marathon route.
The transformation of a dilapidated Brigantium roundhouse site in Northumberland into a star attraction and centre for village activities has been unveiled to the public.
The Kielder ospreys have had their most successful ever breeding season this year since they first began nesting at Kielder Water & Forest Park in 2009.
Peter Sharpe, curator of the Kielder Art & Architecture Programme, will lead two special tours of England’s largest open air gallery.
Enhancement plans aimed at making Kielder Water & Forest Park one of Britain′s leading visitor attractions have been unveiled.
A celebration of art and architecture in Northumberland has seen the unveiling of 11 new installations at Kielder.
The Kielder Ospreys have made 2016 a record-breaking year with a healthy hatching of nine chicks – the most ever recorded since ospreys re-colonised in Northumberland seven years ago.
The contradictory natural instincts of ospreys are being played out for bird watchers in Northumberland as feathered philandering, reluctant lovers, historic homemaking habits and the first egg of the season have set feathers flying.
Work on the bright new future of a Northumberland attraction is underway.
Living the wild life is on the agenda for visitors to Kielder Water & Forest Park thanks to a National Lottery funding boost.
One of the North East’s most popular sporting events has opened for entries early for 2016.
Edited footage of Kielder Marathon weekend (3 and 4 October) is now available, free to download.
Full marathon and first-ever half marathon run on day two
Reporters and photographers are invited to attend
A London-based sculptor has been chosen to create a new piece of artwork for an historic castle in Northumberland.
World Champion and Olympic medallist Steve Cram has shown his support for a top Northumberland visitor location.
Sky-high plans to develop a world-class astronomy village at Kielder Water & Forest Park are one small step closer, thanks to a new formal partnership.
Kielder Water & Forest Park is making it even easier for visitors to discover the beautiful Northumberland countryside.
Past events will be brought back to life in an exhibition at Kielder Water & Forest Park this Sunday (28 June).
Stargazing in one of the world′s largest Dark Sky Parks has hotted up thanks to a new art and architecture project.
Runners are being urged to get on their marks to secure a place in Britain’s most beautiful marathon.
Ospreys, who caused a flap by sharing an illicit fling, have begun laying eggs in Kielder Water & Forest Park.
As thousands of runners pound the streets of London this weekend, a North East team of people will be training at home for their own marathon.
Northumberland’s famous dark skies put on a good show for runners at Kielder Water & Forest Park this weekend.
Birders in Northumberland are in a flap after two amorous ospreys returning from Africa before their other halves have enjoyed a sneaky fling.
Wildlife lovers in Northumberland may soon have one of the best views in the country of a rare species of bird.
Runners are being given an out of this world opportunity to race under the darkest night skies in England.
Champion Ceri Rees ran a hat-trick today at Britain’s most beautiful marathon. (5 October)
A record-breaking number of people took part in the first day of a famous north east sporting event today (4 October).
Reporters and photographers are invited to attend.
War ravaged naval personnel were helped on the road to recovery at a little-known rehabilitation centre at Kielder.
A record number of osprey chicks have been ringed at Kielder Water & Forest Park in Northumberland this week.
A North East swimming champion has made history by being the first person to swim from one end of northern Europe’s largest man-made lake to the other – and without a wetsuit.
A new pavilion for stargazers to enjoy the darkest night skies in England has been unveiled in a Northumberland village.
A new pavilion for stargazers in Northumberland International Dark Sky Park will open on Wednesday July 9 2014.
Kielder Water & Forest Park has scored a hat-trick as a third osprey nest with chicks is revealed.
Leaping salmon will be seen on the banks of Kielder Water this summer.
Football legend helps disabled anglers.
A new scheme to enhance England’s number one visitor attraction has got off to a star-studded start with the support from a TV architect.
Northumbrian Water’s lodges and caravan park are officially among the top five in the country.
Residents and blacksmiths returned to a historic Northumberland viaduct to mark the 10th anniversary of its decorative ironwork panels (Sunday April 27 2014).
A rare species of bird has started to produce eggs for the sixth consecutive year at its Northumberland nest.
Kielder Water & Forest Park event listings covering 1 June 2014 to 31 August 2014.
Former British Olympian and world record holder Steve Cram has unveiled plans today for the fifth Kielder marathon.
Wildlife lovers in Northumberland are being urged to look to the sky for signs of incoming ospreys.
A 1950s railway carriage provided a first class prize for a Northumberland heritage project exploring a 19th century railway viaduct.
Villagers and farmers who flocked to a rural Northumberland event have been rounded up in 3D and are on show in an extraordinary exhibition.
The schoolboy who pressed the button to fill the largest man-made lake in northern Europe and now helps to manage it 34 years later is a star in Robson Green’s prime-time TV series finale.
Architect George Clarke will quite literally lift the lid on his extraordinary tree house project in Kielder Forest, Northumberland, to the nation on Thursday December 12 2013.
Northumbrian Water’s lodges and caravan park are golden.
Migration has been a soaring success for a Kielder bird of prey.
Two charities are set to benefit from the glowing tenth anniversary of Kielder Winter Wonderland.
TV viewers will have to tune in to the second series of Channel 4’s George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces, starting on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 8.00pm, to see his newest project – an ambitious tree house in the heart of Kielder Forest, Northumberland.
Britain’s most beautiful marathon brought a couple together and united them in a beautiful moment on Sunday. (6 October)
Champion Ceri Rees defied the wet weather today to historically defend his title in Britain’s most beautiful marathon.
A record-breaking number of people took part in the first day of a famous north east sporting event today (5 October).
The source of the River Tyne has been identified as lying on a remote Northumberland farm – and huge stone carved obelisks are set to honour it.
It’s the last chance to take part in Britain’s most beautiful run and show support for charities across the UK.
The fungi season is almost here but experts warn there isn’t ‘mushroom’ for mistake while out foraging.
People are being invited to a unique musical performance which merges sculpture and architecture, deep in the heart of England’s largest working forest.
Former England Rugby legend and British Lion Roger Uttley is the latest volunteer to show his support for Britain’s most beautiful run.
One of the most popular events at England’s number one tourism attraction is set to celebrate its 10th anniversary and people are being urged to ‘act fast’ to secure tickets.
A best-selling author will make history come alive as he gets set to run in the footsteps of the Border Reivers at Kielder Water & Forest Park in Northumberland.
While most people want to run away from a milestone birthday, a north east man will be running into it - and in fancy dress too.
A north east project set to explore a 19th-century railway viaduct in Northumberland is going full steam ahead.
England’s number one tourism experience will ‘head’ up a weekend to remember for one lucky couple.
Visitors to England’s number one tourism experience this summer are invited to take part in a treasure hunt with a difference.
The largest working forest in England is inviting visitors to have the rare opportunity to get close with some of its monster machines this summer.
Kielder event listings covering August to October 2013.
A team of north east pole dancers will swap their poles for running shoes to take part in an iconic race.
Kielder Water & Forest Park won gold to be officially recognised as the best tourism experience in the country.
Please find text version of Kielder event listings covering May to July 2013.
Busy roads, traffic jams and red lights – the joys of commuting.
Top chef Richard Sim is now onboard at a top north east attraction to ensure the food and drink offer for visitors is ship-shape.
Kielder Water & Forest Park (KW&FP) in Northumberland has today been named as a finalist in the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2013.
Forestry Commission rangers are urging people to look to the sky for signs of incoming ospreys!
A brand new corporate challenge event has been hailed a success after raising over £5,000 to help a local disability charity.
Why recycle when you can upcycle?
Entrants into a popular north east event are set to go head to head with a double gold Olympic medallist. Daley Thompson, CBE, visited the region today and pledged to take part in the Kielder Run-Bike-Run, one of the Kielder Marathon weekend activities.
Presenters from legendary BBC science programme, The Sky at Night and members of the Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society, have named the largest facility at The Kielder Observatory ‘The Sir Patrick Moore Observatory’
A small army of hardy workers will venture deep into local forests over coming months in a race against time to plant two million trees – all by hand!
Back in 1973 the country was on the brink of a three day working, Britain joined the EEC, and a catchy song was inviting people to Tie a yellow ribbon round the old oak tree.
Kielder Water & Forest Park in Northumberland scooped Gold for Best Tourism Experience.
A bizarre craze that has swept America is about to arrive in northern England - Zombie running!
North East business rivals are set to go head to head in a brand new corporate challenge, deep in the heart of Kielder Forest.
Conservationists are working on a plan which could result in water voles being returned to 62,000 hectare (155,000 acre) Kielder Water & Forest Park.
Hundreds of thousands of visitors to the north east will be able to create art and architecture history thanks to vital funding from Arts Council England.
Kielder event listings covering February to April 2013.
World famous observatory backs Northumberland Dark Sky plan as lighting audit completed.
An exciting business opportunity has arisen in Kielder Water & Forest Park to be part of one of the North′s most dynamic tourism developments.
The cream of this year’s crop of real Christmas trees is up for grabs in one of Europe′s biggest woodlands.
Moves to gain Dark Sky status for up 400 square miles of Northumberland are gathering pace as stargazers reveal the stunning beauty of the region’s starry skies.
The sacrifice of some of those who gave their lives in the Second World War was remembered today with a restored memorial cross in Kielder Water & Forest Park, Northumberland.
A unique workshop that offered aspiring architects the chance to ‘test’ their future career proved so popular that double the number of expected applicants applied.
For the first time ever, architecture secrets will be revealed in a unique learning opportunity in the most inspiring of surroundings.
Eco-warriors are being given something to chew on in a bid to improve wildlife habitats in Kielder Water & Forest Park.
Things are looking up in Stonehaugh - quite literally!
Salomon Kielder Marathon race results.
Nearly 90% of people in the UK can′t see the Milky Way from their homes.
Northumberland may be the land of giant timber harvesters, but there’s still room for an older form of horse power.
Mushrooms are magic – but be careful what you pick
The Chair of Forestry Commission, Pam Warhurst, has praised Kielder′s soaring ambitions after visiting Kielder Observatory to support a bid to create Europe′s largest area of protected night sky in Northumberland.
You don’t need to be Bradley Wiggins to have a blast in Lycra!
He may be just 29 years old, but Paul Allen is already a veteran woodsman.
The first of the three rare osprey chicks born this year in Kielder Water & Forest Park has made its maiden flight!
Conversation lit up as two long distance runners swapped Olympic torch bearing tales.
One of the three surviving osprey chicks ringed by the Forestry Commission ornithologist Martin Davison in Kielder Water & Forest Park, Northumberland.
One of the osprey super dads in Kielder Water & Forest Park may be a new bird according to evidence spied by eagle-eyed rangers and volunteers.
Record rainfall has damaged one of the most iconic mountain bike routes in Kielder Water & Forest Park, Northumberland - but thanks to swift action repairs have been completed in double quick time.
Families, business rivals and individual triathletes are set to go head to head in a racing challenge as part of Britains’ most beautiful marathon weekend.
A young pair of adult ospreys in Kielder Water & Forest Park has given birth to Jubilee chicks.
Trailbuilders gear up to create another link on spectacular trail.
Conservationists are celebrating news that the first two osprey chicks of the year have been born in Kielder Water & Forest Park.
It’s not just in Texas where the stars at night shine deep and bright.
Ambitious plans for a £10 million development at the leading outdoor activity centre for disabled and able-bodied people in the North East are one step closer to fruition.
The ‘jewel in the water crown’ is set to celebrate a special anniversary.
Peter and Kate Marshall from Hexham with their 1836 Morris 10/4, set to take part in one of the region’s largest classic car rallies in Kielder Water & Forest Park.
Investigating the tangled relationships of Kielder′s birds of prey.
High definition cameras are giving experts the first close up views of pioneering ospreys in Kielder Water & Forest Park, Northumberland.
Escorts, Chevettes and Porche 911’s were back in Kielder Water & Forest Park on Saturday (28 April) for an historic rally of epic proportions.
Escorts, Chevettes and Porche 911’s will be turning back the clock in Kielder Water & Forest Park on Saturday (28 April) for an historic rally of epic proportions.
Nature fans are being urged to de-stress by turning off the MP3 player and tuning in to the dawn chorus.
The Forestry Commission is urging nature lovers to wake at the crack of dawn and join an expedition to track down magnificent roe deer.
Another pair of rare ospreys has returned to Kielder Water & Forest Park in Northumberland.
All events take place in Kielder Water & Forest Park during May, June or July.
Wildlife lovers have been asked to scan the skies for signs that rare ospreys have returned to Kielder Water & Forest Park.
The largest open air art and architecture gallery in the country has been brought to life with an interactive new website.
Kielder Water & Forest Park has been named as prime site to discover the stars by a pioneering new initiative.
Ambitious plans for a £10 million development at the leading outdoor activity centre for disabled and able- bodied people in the North East have been submitted for planning permission.
Former Olympic athlete and world record holder Steve Cram MBE today unveiled plans to repeat the hugely successful Salomon Kielder Marathon for the third time.
Hundreds of goshawk feathers are providing the key to unlocking the private lives of one of the UK′s rarest and most persecuted birds.