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The National Trust Magazine is our ‘thank you’ to our members for helping us to look after special places. We’ve created this audio version so our blind and partially sighted members, or those who prefer to listen rather than read, can enjoy the magazine too.
Look out for new episodes of this podcast in January, May and September.

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The National Trust Magazine is our ‘thank you’ to our members for helping us to look after special places. We’ve created this audio version so our blind and partially sighted members, or those who prefer to listen rather than read, can enjoy the magazine too.
Look out for new episodes of this podcast in January, May and September.

    4: Issue 149 - Spring 2020

    4: Issue 149 - Spring 2020

    The spring issue is a special anniversary edition of the magazine as the Trust celebrates 125 years of looking after beautiful, natural and historic places for the nation. Discover the three remarkable people who together formed the National Trust, and hear from staff, volunteers and members about how spending time in nature helps uplift and inspire them. 
    Find out how contemporary art installations are temporarily transforming Ickworth in Suffolk as part of £5 million conservation project ‘Ickworth Uncovered’, hear from the Trust’s National Specialist for Climate Change about how the Trust is rising to the challenge of a changing climate at the places we care for, and learn how a microscope changed the life of 18 year-old Mary Ward of Castle Ward in County Down.
    You can listen to individual articles at these timecodes:
    00:00:00 - Introduction and Editor's Letter
    00:15:21 - Nature Connection and Wellbeing
    00:30:59 - Founding a Future
    00:46:57 - Climate Change
    00:53:13 - Ickworth Uncovered
    01:02:28 - An Object I Love - interview
    01:06:55 - From You
    01:10:22 - What's On
    01:13:50 - Credits
    Look out for new episodes of this podcast in May, September and January. We’d love to hear your thoughts about it. Please email your feedback to: magazine@nationaltrust.org.uk (mailto:magazine@nationaltrust.org.uk)
    To listen to more podcasts from the National Trust, go to:
    https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/podcasts
     
    Members of the Trust receive the print magazine free of charge. Full of behind the scenes stories and beautiful photography, we hope it will inspire you with all there is to discover and be part of with the National Trust. To find out more about membership go to: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/join-us
     

    • 1 hr 15 min
    3: Issue 148 - Autumn 2019

    3: Issue 148 - Autumn 2019

    In the autumn issue we’re celebrating woodlands with Ray Hawes, the Trust’s Head of Trees and Woodlands. He shares his lifelong love of trees and why he’s spent a career looking after woodlands for nature and people alike. 
    Discover what the paint colour on our walls can reveal about the past with Paintings Conservation Adviser Christine Sitwell, follow in the footsteps of the Anglo-Saxons at Sutton Hoo in Suffolk and learn what it takes to conserve one of the oldest and largest tapestries in Trust care from Textile Conservation Studio Manager Maria Jordan. 
    You can listen to individual articles at these timecodes:
     
    00:00:00 - Introduction and Editor's Letter
    00:01:51 - News
    00:04:46 - Special Report 
    00:08:56 - From the Director-General
    00:11:33 - Woodlands - interview with Ray Hawes
    00:25:39 - If Walls Could Talk - with Christine Sitwell
    00:33:56 - Reimagining the Workhouse
    00:42:12 - Riverlands
    00:51:46 - Sutton Hoo
    01:00:19 - An object I love
    01:06:28 - From You
    01:10:52 - What's On
    01:14:15 – Credits 
    Look out for new episodes of this podcast in January, May and September. We’d love to hear your thoughts about it. Please email your feedback to: magazine@nationaltrust.org.uk (mailto:magazine@nationaltrust.org.uk)
    To listen to more podcasts from the National Trust, go to:
    https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/podcasts
     
    Members of the Trust receive the print magazine free of charge. Full of behind the scenes stories and beautiful photography, we hope it will inspire you with all there is to discover and be part of with the National Trust. To find out more about membership go to: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/join-us

    • 1 hr 15 min
    2: Issue 147 - Summer 2019

    2: Issue 147 - Summer 2019

    In this issue, as well as the usual news, features and letters, you’ll also find out how you can get unbelievably close to seabirds on Northumberland’s Farne Islands. Discover the forgotten treasure that is Yorkshire’s, Wentworth Castle Gardens and hear from our Libraries Curator, who shares an object that has a special place in his heart.
     
    We create this audio version of our members' magazine for our blind and partially sighted members.
     
    You can listen to individual articles at these timecodes:
     
    00:00:00 - Introduction and Editor's Letter
    00:02:00 - News and From the Director-General 
    00:08:47 - Nature Safari
    00:08:47 - Yorkshire's forgotten treasure
    00:32:08 - Across the pond
    00:36:50 - Meet the artists
    00:42:28 - HumanKind
    00:49:07 - An object I love      
    00:55:33 - Back to the future
    01:04:00 - From You   
    01:06:51 - Meet Shaune Blight          
    01:10:22 - What's On
    01:13:21 - Credits
     
    Look out for new episodes of this podcast in January, May and September. We’d love to hear your thoughts about it. Please email your feedback to: magazine@nationaltrust.org.uk (mailto:magazine@nationaltrust.org.uk)
    To listen to more podcasts from the National Trust, go to:
    https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/podcasts
     
    Members of the Trust receive the print magazine free of charge. Full of behind the scenes stories and beautiful photography, we hope it will inspire you with all there is to discover and be part of with the National Trust. To find out more about membership go to: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/join-us

    • 1 hr 14 min
    1: Issue 146 - Spring 2019

    1: Issue 146 - Spring 2019

    The National Trust Magazine is our ‘thank you’ to our members for helping us to look after special places. We’ve created this audio version so our blind and partially sighted members, or those who prefer to listen rather than read, can enjoy the magazine too.
    Look out for new episodes of this podcast in January, May and September.
    You can listen to individual articles and interviews at these timecodes:
    00:00 - Editor's Letter
    01:52 - News
    05:45 - From the Director-General
    09:02 - Patrick Begg, Outdoors and Natural Resources Director
    12:19 - 124th AGM of the National Trust
    16:05 - People's Landscapes introduction
    18:50 - Interview with Tom Freshwater, Head of Public Programmes
    22:38 - Kinder Scout mass trespass
    26:58 - Tolpuddle Martyrs' Tree
    28:41  - Runnymede
    31:04 - New Light on old masters
    40:14 - Interview with Rupert Goulding, Co-Curator of the 'Prized Possessions' exhibit
    46:21 - Future Paths
    55:24 - Interview with Nigel Cassin
    58'14 - Staying somewhere special
    63:35 - An object I love
    67:43 - From you
    01:10:53 - What's on

    • 1 hr 14 min

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