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Keep up to date with all the latest news from the North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Organisation

NYMMO at The British Shooting Show

February 17, 2019

NYMMO attended the British Shooting Show at the N.E.C. in Birmingham for the very first time this year and WOW it was certainly a big event.  We were helping out […]

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An Unfortunate End for the Juvenile Hen Harrier

February 16, 2019

Unfortunately this type of information rarely makes the press  so I thought I’d share for you all. Hen Harriers are listed as a Schedule 1 species under The Wildlife and […]

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National Nest Box Week – Time To Get Building

February 14, 2019

Today marks the start of National Nest Box Week, a week long event running from the 14th to the 21st February, where focus is given to nesting birds and everyone […]

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NORTH YORK MOORS ESTATES WITNESS RECORD GROUSE SEASON

February 14, 2019

Over 6,000 days of seasonal employment provided in North Yorkshire. Estates within the North Yorkshire Moors Moorland Group (NYMMO) are reflecting on the latest grouse season with many hailing it […]

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HPR Training Days are back for 2019

February 10, 2019

In conjunction with Connolly’s Red Mills, NYMMO will again be running HPR training days on the moorland, for further details please contact John Cavana directly. The HPR training days held […]

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NYMMO are Guest Speakers at the Farmers Breakfast, Lythe

February 8, 2019

I had a really enjoyable morning out at Lythe on Wednesday when I attended The Rural Community/Farmers Breakfast with one of our NYMMO gamekeepers Charlie. We were invited by Isabelle […]

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The Youth in Game Keeping

February 6, 2019

The second NYMMO film is here, please spread the word and help us to educate more people about who we are and what we are about. Tom, Albert, Becky and […]

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Confirmation of the White-Tailed Eagle (Sea Eagle) on the North York Moors

February 5, 2019

Really excited to be sharing this video, we’ve had the confirmation that we definitely have a White-Tailed Eagle (Sea Eagle) on the North York Moors.  This special bird has been […]

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Final Day of the Pheasant Season – Must be Time for a Keepers Day

February 2, 2019

February 1st came and it was certainly an interesting end to the season for the annual keepers day! There was a little more snow than anticipated/wanted which made for a […]

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Gamekeepers – The Next Generation

January 23, 2019

The second NYMMO film has  just been released, please help us to promote and educate more people about who we are and what we are about. Tom, Albert, Becky and […]

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Dual Purpose Beating Flags

January 20, 2019

It’s January………………………. You’re out beating…………………. The weather is snowy……………………. What Better way to keep warm and have fun with friends?  Revisit your youth and test drive a dual purpose beating […]

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Educating the Children about Fox Control

January 19, 2019

Over the last 2 days the North York Moors has seen a fair amount of snow and the gamekeepers have been very busy out looking for foxes.  Today they’ve had […]

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The Snow Is Back!

January 17, 2019

Please take care if you’re travelling to the North York Moors over the coming days as the snow has now arrived with further showers forecast over the coming days. We’ve […]

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Dreams Can Come True

January 14, 2019

Dreams really can come true and for Steve Winspear and his dog Kiltonbeck Rollo this happened last weekend at the working Cocker Championship in Lauder. This is an absolutely fantastic […]

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A Big Thank You for Helping Us

January 9, 2019

NYMMO would like to thank the Dudley Arms for their continued support with our ongoing Gift Of Game campaign.  They are very kindly storing free of charge the ready meals […]

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Not a Monday to Friday 9 to 5 Job!

January 7, 2019

The Gamekeeper job is definitely not Monday to Friday or 9 to 5.  These images were taken yesterday and due to the seasonal window and weather restrictions attached to burning […]

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The 1st NYMMO film – Importance of Burning Heather

December 19, 2018

A fantastic Jimmy Shuttlewood one of our NYMMO Gamekeepers takes the lead in this short film explaining all about why we burn heather, the importance of it and why it […]

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Gift of Game – Night 2!

December 18, 2018

The Gift Of Game reached The Kings Centre last night, a community church project in Darlington. Pheasants were kindly supplied from local estates in the NYMMO area which enabled Falconer […]

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The First Covering of Snow

December 15, 2018

The North York Moors received a small covering of snow last night and this morning the Game Keepers were out using it to their advantage to trace/track foxes. Foxes are […]

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Finally some better weather!

December 13, 2018

Having endured a couple of weeks of quite rainy weather on the North York Moors it is enjoyable this week to get back to some frosty mornings and clear days.  […]

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