Book features wild areas

The Chief Executive of Northumberland Wildlife Trust has continued to indulge his passion for writing.

The book by Mike Pratt – entitled ‘My Wild Northumbria’ – is an exploration, in connected essay form, of the diversity of landscape, wildlife and spirit of place throughout the ancient Kingdom of Northumbria. His journey from the Scottish Borders to the Humber Estuary covers moors, bogs, forests, hills, coast and urban green spaces.

Priced at £10, My Wild Northumbria is available to buy from Red Squirrel Press ( and local book shops.