Sir David Attenborough is encouraging nature lovers to help count commas, marbled whites, small coppers, gatekeepers and other garden butterflies
Award-winning filmmaker is to give talks at Middlesbrough and Berwick about his work on BBC hits such as Human Planet and Frozen Planet
Anderson and Garland auctioneers are selling a camera owned by pioneering natural history photographer Cherry Kearton
It will be a nippy time for wardens on the Farne Islands off the Northumberland coast – and not just because of the cold weather
A WILDLIFE expert from the North-East is recovering from being chased and trampled by an elephant in an Asian jungle.
Award-winning TV director Alastair Fothergill has travelled the world while making top wildlife documentary series like Planet Earth and Blue Planet.
Staff at a North-East wetland centre are hoping the BBC's Saving Planet Earth campaign will boost the fortunes of a rare bird in their care.
The Peacocks have been making orthotics in Newcastle for more than 100 years.
Julia Hankin, 42, presents her own show every weekday afternoon on BBC Radio Newcastle and has interviewed everyone from senior politicians to actors, musicians and authors.
A campaign to encourage more countries to oppose whaling has been launched by the Government.
Police are not planning to interview a convicted murderer who had allegedly confessed to the killing of schoolgirl Billie-Jo Jenkins.
Thousands of years of evolution have made Emperor penguins perfectly equipped to huddle.