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There are no new vacancies. We have advertised for the four new opportunities available working for the Land of Oak & Iron Landscape Partnership: Partnership Manager Access & Woodland Officer Administration & Finance Officer – Part Time Community Engagement Officer The closing date for these roles was: Monday 18 January – noon.

Land of Oak & Iron in the News

As you know, towards the end of 2015 the Land of Oak & Iron, Landscape Partnership Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) bid was awarded! Hopefully you saw some of the great press coverage just before Christmas, if not please see the links below. Made in Tyne & Wear TV – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guIldjveYlc NE Connected – http://neconnected.co.uk/major-north-east-project-secures-2-2-million-lottery-grant/ Durham… Read more

Major North East project secures £2.2 million national Lottery grant

Major plans to conserve and celebrate the rich heritage of one of the North East’s most historic landscapes have secured £2.2 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) towards a £3.4m scheme. The Land of Oak & Iron project focuses on the Derwent Valley and the surrounding area – from Derwent Reservoir to the River… Read more

HLF Bid Submitted

HLF Bid Submitted’ ‘In July 2015’ ‘The Round 2 Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) bid has been submitted! Currently awaiting decision for this £3.4 million programme.’ Thanks to your contributions and everyone’s hard work the Land of Oak & Iron Team have successfully submitted the Round 2 funding bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). The… Read more