Fighting for survival for 800 years: Join us now to find out how
The Chillingham Wild Cattle Association is delighted to welcome new members to share in keeping these unique ‘icons of British natural history’ safe for future generations.
- Annual membership costs just £25 per year. This gives you free entry, as often as you like during the year of your membership.
- Life membership costs £300, either as a one-off payment or three annual payments of £100. This gives you free entry, as many times as you wish, for life.
- Student membership costs £10 per year. This gives you free entry, as often as you like during the year of your membership.
Members are entitiled to a 10% discount on all available merchandise.
As a member of our association, you will be helping us to protect these much-loved and truly extraordinary animals for many years to come. To find out more, please call Ellie Crossley on 01668 215 250.
Benefits of membership
On joining Chillingham Wild Cattle Association (CWCA), you will receive our exciting welcome pack which contains;
- Welcome letter from our president
- An exclusive membership card
- A fascinating information booklet giving a complete introduction to our extraordinary herd
- A smart Chillingham Wild Cattle car sticker to show your support.
As a CWCA member, you will also benefit from:
- A specialist scientific report about the latest research into the herd
- An exclusive invitation to the AGM, held at Chillingham Castle with a special programme for guests, by kind permission of Sir Humphry Wakefield, Bart.
- The president’s report, including the minutes from the AGM
- An end-of-season report, from the Park Manager, keeping you up-to-date with the cattle and the progress being made in the maintenance and improvement of the park
- Members with a specialist interest, such as wildlife, photography or art can dicuss special arrangements for group visits with the Warden.
Your support helps us to:
- Protect and support the cattle, securing the future of this unique living heritage
- Conserve the beautiful and ancient landscape that is the herd’s natural habitat
- Enhance the plant and animal biodiversity
- Provide much needed supplementary feed in the harsh winter months.
The work we do is only possible thanks to the generous support of our members and donors.
How to join
The Membership Secretary, Wardens Cottage, Chillingham, Alnwick, Northumberland,NE66 5NP Tel: 01668 215 250
Sign up a friend: You may wish to take out membership on behalf of a friend or relation as a gift. Just fill out the membership application form normally, inserting their details in the top section.
If you are a UK taxpayer then please sign the Gift Aid declaration below to enable the Chillingham Wild Cattle Association Ltd to claim back the tax, which currently amounts to 25p for every £1 you give, at no extra cost to yourself.
Gift Aid Declaration: I would like all donations and membership subscriptions I make to Chillingham Wild Cattle Association Ltd from the date of this declaration to be treated as Gift Aid donations. I understand I must pay income tax or capital gains at least equal to the tax being reclaimed by the Association in the appropriate tax year. I understand I can cancel this Gift Aid declaration at any time.