Tony Henderson

Tony Henderson

Tony Henderson writes about environment, architecture, nature & heritage. He is a multi-award winning journalist with more than 30 years experience.

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Dale Stevens, right, placing one of the pots on the bridge at Cragside

Gardeners turn back the clock at Cragside's Ivy Bridge

The National Trust has been replanting a picturesque bridge at Cragside to restore its original look

Graham Bell, director of the North of England Civic Trust, at Camp Farm with trustee Celia MacKenzie

North of England Civic Trust rescues historic site on Hadrian's Wall

A Cumbrian Roman fort and farm has been acquired by the Newcastle-based North of England Civic Trust

A Labour Party gathering at Wallington

National Trust Northumberland property reruns 1929 election

A new exhibition tells story of the socialist landowner who gave the Wallington Estate to the nation

Skydancer Hen Harrier

Northumberland film makers take up cause of threatened bird of prey

The RSPB backed project, filmed by the Haltwhistle Film Project, aims to try and prevent the extinction of the hen harrier

Red Phillip is released into the wild

'Mills and Boon' red kite is released back into wild after traffic accident

A red kite with a colourful life has been nursed back to health after being hit by a vehicle

The 19th Century photograph of Pilgrim Street in Newcastle by local photographer Edward Lyddell Sawyer

Pilgrim Street picture provides echoes from the days when the street was hive of Victorian activity

The image of the hard life in the area of lower Pilgrim Street was sold last week for £200 by Newcastle auctioneers Anderson & Garland

Nature reclaims an old industrial site at Blaydon Burn in Gateshead

Wilderness and its appeal explored at Newcastle University conference

Delegates arrive on Tyneside from across the world for wild event which has lured experts in landscape and the wilderness

Local volunteers working at the ancient priory dig site next to St Mary the Virgin church in Holystone

Ancient medieval priory unearthed by Northumberland villagers

Volunteers unearth remains of nunnery at Holystone, which was targeted in Henry VIII's Dissolution of the monasteries in 1539

Volunteers work on the creation for a sculpture park as part of Groundwork's Teesdale project

Groundwork celebrates 30 years of environmental and social regeneration work

Groundwork's 30th anniversary sees them celebrate their environmental and social regeneration work in the North East

Red squirrel watch near Wooler, Northumberland

Northumberland school stages red squirrel musical

Stannington First School will perform Squirrels: The Musical on March 26 in the village's St Mary's Church


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