WildLive Safari Nights Return Summer 2019!

The sizzling Safari Nights are returning bigger and better than ever with stunning headline acts at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park this summer. The top live acts will perform concerts on Saturdays throughout August at the UK’s number one walk-through wildlife adventure park which will have extended opening hours. The stellar Wild Live Safari Nights line-up includes BRIT award-winning star …

#EarthDay 2019

#EarthDay is the perfect chance to think about how we can all help the environment. Here’s what we are doing at Yorkshire Wildlife Park to be more environmentally friendly: All of our disposable coffee cups (and lids) are 100% biodegradable  0% of our waste goes to landfill We only use 100% renewable green energy Our Vegware straws are 100% compostable …

Ice Delivery for Polar Bears at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

A brrr-illiant idea has put the animals at Yorkshire Wildlife Park on ice….and they love it! A consignment of ice was delivered to the award-winning park after a generous donation from The Ice Co, the nation’s biggest producer of ice. The park’s four polar bears, Nobby, Nissan, Pixel and Victor, based at the ten-acre Project Polar Reserve, gleefully plunged around …

Surprise Giant Anteater baby born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

A Giant Anteater baby will be a star attraction this half term at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park.  Mum Tammy, who arrived at the park from a zoo in France in October, shocked staff when she gave birth to a female pup on January 13.  “No-one here or at her previous home was aware of the pregnancy but it was …

YWP’s Polar Bears help with global research

Our Polar Bears have been the focus of attention for cameras again – but this time they were helping wildlife research! The thermal outlines of Park favourites Victor, Pixel, Nissan and Nobby were captured by a series of specialist lenses in a project that could save polar bears when they come into contact with humans. Their heat readings, revealed this …

Adopters’ Day 2018

Have you adopted an animal from Yorkshire Wildlife Park within the last year? If you have, your FREE day at the park is coming up on Sunday 7th October 2018!  Included in your adoption pack is a free ticket that admits one person to the park on adopters day, which is taking place on Sunday. Thank you to everyone who …

Creepy crawlies take centre stage at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

The creepy crawlies take centre stage at Yorkshire Wildlife Park this week with visitors turning detective to record as many species as possible. A bug safari will reveal the secret lives of the smaller creatures that often go un-noticed at the award-winning park. The BioBlitz event, which will be held on Thursday, is part of a nationwide initiative by BIAZA, …