Events

Unless otherwise specified, you do not need to be a member of the RSPB (or the local group) to join us on our events, and birdwatching experience is not necessary. If you have any questions please call the contact number shown with the event details.

June 2019

Thu
20

BRANSFORD

Location: The Fold car park, Bransford. Grid ref: SO798527
Postcode: WR6 5JB (Google map)

A 2.5 mile level walk led by Garth Lowe, to include a few stiles and part of The Fold's own nature trail and ponds. Lunch may be pre-ordered at The Fold before setting off or please pop in afterwards for a coffee as a thank you for using their car park.

Time: 9.00am

Price: free, donation to RSPB welcome

Telephone: 07771848700

E-mail: vanessa.chaplin@yahoo.co.uk

July 2019

Wed
17

MONKWOOD

Location: Monkwood. Meet and park at the Reserve car park. From A443 at Hallow turn right (if coming from Worcester) into Moseley Road, then left after about half a mile, then next right just before Wichenford. Grid ref: SO804607
Postcode: WR2 6NX (Google map)

Joint meeting with the Worcestershire Naturalists Club. A gentle morning walk with Vanessa Chaplin in this very attractive woodland, hoping to see butterflies, flowers and some birds. We will also visit the Reserve's pools to look for dragonflies.

Time: 10.00am

Price: free, donation to RSPB welcome

Telephone: 07771848700

E-mail: vanessa.chaplin@yahoo.co.uk

September 2019

Sun
8

TIDDESLEY WOOD

Location: Pershore. Meet up at the Reserve car park off Rebecca Road. Grid ref: SO929462
Postcode: WR10 2AD (Google map)

A walk led by Craig Wright along the various paths of the wood once a former enclosed deer park owned by the Abbots of Pershore, and then a Forestry Commission managed wood. This semi-natural ancient woodland is famous as the source of the Pershore plum. A largely level walk but with some small hills.

Time: 9.30am

Price: free, donation to RSPB welcome

Telephone: 07771848700

E-mail: vanessa.chaplin@yahoo.co.uk

Sat
14

RSPB FRAMPTON MARSH

Location: The Wash

With a variety of freshwater habitats, including reedbed, scrapes and wet grassland, RSPB Frampton Marsh provides close views of the abundant birdlife of the Wash, one of Europe's most special places for wildlife. Avocets, redshanks, skylarks and whimbrels can all be seen in early Autumn.
Facilities: visitor centre, toilets, refreshments including hot and cold drinks, sandwiches and light snacks. Three hides and three nature trails. BRING YOUR RSPB CARD TO ENSURE FREE ENTRY.

Time: pick-up: Malvern 6am Priory Rd car park. Worcester 6.20am Junction Hanbury Park and Malvern Road.

Price: £27.00

Booking essential

Telephone: 01684 575541

E-mail: a-chisholm@tiscali.co.uk

Sat
21

ISLE OF WIGHT

Location: Isle of Wight

This trip which runs from 21st to 28th September is fully booked. Please contact Lyndon Knott if you wish to be put on the waiting list.

Time: pick ups notified individually

Price: Contact Lyndon for details

Booking essential

Telephone: 01905 455222