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News and Events from Chillingham Wild Cattle

Robson Green


The actor explores some of the region’s greatest natural wonders. When visiting Chillingham, he encounters one of the world’s oldest breeds of cattle, which, he finds out, is also one of the most dangerous. The Chillingham cattle tell us as much about our past as Bamburgh Castle and Hadrian’s Wall, and we need to treat […]

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The park is now open


Chillingham Park is delighted to be open to welcome visitors to The Wild Cattle of Chillingham from Monday 30th March 2015. After a relatively cold winter, the herd continues to flourish. Our new warden, Ellie Crossley, is on hand to tell visitors the story of this unique herd of wild cattle, how they fight, sometimes […]

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Autumn Update


The schools have gone back and a different sort of person has appeared at Chillingham. These are the connoisseurs of the British countryside. They understand that September and October are the best times to see the country. It is the season of “mists and mellow fruitfulness”, nature’s bounty is at its peak. The heat from […]

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New Additions


Five new calves have arrived so far this year. It is proof of their toughness that only one has succumbed to the weather, which has been foul this winter. At last there are signs of improvement in the weather but we are still feeding hay. Normally the cattle stop eating hay in mid-March when a […]

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