Our Coast, Our Sea - Learning on the Northumberland and Berwickshire Coast

The Northumberland and Berwickshire coast is a wonderful area to visit with lots to learn and enjoy. ‘Our Coast Our Sea’ aims to make it even better, offering inspiring ideas for your visit and helping you discover providers of exciting activities for adults and children.


Use the map to find out about the places you can visit in the North Northumberland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast European Marine Site.

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22 OCT

Wanted: artist to dive and show the magic of our seas!

Northumberland Wildlife Trust has joined forces with the Royal Society for Wildlife Trusts and the Society of Wildlife Artists in its search to find an artist prepared to take the plunge and seek inspiration beneath the waves

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22 OCT

Seal Watch

Now that the first seal pups have started making an appearance along the North East coast, Northumberland Wildlife Trust is encouraging members of the public to be vigilant

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Bumper breeding year for rare seabird in Northumberland

A rare seabird has enjoyed its most successful breeding season for two decades in Northumberland.

This year, 89 little tern chicks fledged along the Northumberland coast at the National Trust’s Long Nanny site in Beadnell Bay and Natural England’s Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve.

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Learning resources

Find learning resources and providers of activities for schools, families, youth and adult groups. Discover more about learning and teaching in coastal and marine locations.

boats with the shore in sight

Inspire me

Stuck for ideas? Here you will find some fun activities for your friends, family or school trip.

Get involved

Find events in the calendar, connect with other people and get more involved in looking after the cultural and environmental heritage of this beautiful area.


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