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FORTHCOMING EVENTS - LATEST INFORMATION

Details of proposed events for the remainder of 2021 are published below. Confirmations and any changes will appear here, BUT MAY NOT APPEAR ON THE EVENTS PAGE. So please check this News article for latest information.


SEPTEMBER 2021

Sun 19
Field Meeting (THIS FIELD TRIP IS NOW CONFIRMED)
Location: Meet at Ferry Road car park, Walberswick. Map ref TM500748. Parking £3.00 for 4 hours. Walking can be difficult. 3-4 hours. Leader Chris Courtney. All welcome.

Tinker's Marsh for waders and autumn migrants.

Time: 9.30am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 07765 045182

E-mail: chrisc.courtney@yahoo.co.uk

Tue 28
Midweek Walk
Location: Meet at Stable Block off Cliff Lane. Map ref TM176432.

A walk round Holywells Park Ipswich (including Conservation Area). Lasts approx 2 hours. Leader Stephen Marginson. All welcome.

Time: 10.30am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 01473 258791

E-mail: smarginson@btinternet.com


OCTOBER 2021

Thu 14
Indoor Meeting
Location: Rushmere St Andrew Church Hall, The Street, Rushmere, Ipswich.
Postcode: IP5 1DH

'Antarctica and Falklands' An illustrated talk by Pat and Barry Hall, Ipswich Group members.
Time: 7.30pm

Price: Group members £2.50, Non members £5.00. Concessions apply. All under 18s free.

Sun 24
Field Meeting
Location: Meet at Iken Cliffs car park. Map ref TM398562

Iken Cliffs for waders and wildfowl. 3 hours, 3 miles. Walking mostly easy, but can be muddy. Leader Tim Kenny. All welcome.

Time: 9.00am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 07887770942

Tues 26
Midweek Walk
Location: Meet at Marbled White Drive Ipswich. Map ref TM143417

A walk round Spring Wood and Kiln Meadows. Lasts approx 2 hours. Leader Stephen Marginson. All welcome.

Time: 10.30am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 01473 258791

E-mail: smarginson@btinternet.com

NOVEMBER 2021

Thu 11
Indoor Meeting
Location: Rushmere St Andrew Church Hall, The Street, Rushmere, Ipswich.
Postcode: IP5 1DH

'Wolves Wood and Stour Estuary' An illustrated talk by Rick Vonk, rspb Site Manager.

Time: 7.30pm

Price: Group members £2.50, Non members £5.00. Concessions apply. All under 18s free.

Sun 21
Field Meeting
Location: Meet at Visitors Centre at Layer-de-la-Haye, Colchester. TL962177

Abberton Reservoir Essex Wildlife Trust Reserve for wintering duck, grebes and sawbills. Walking easy, with much birding to be done by car. EWT non-member charge applies if hides visited. 3hrs. 3miles. Leader Tim Kenny. All welcome.

Time: 10.00am

Price: No Charge unless hides visited.

Telephone: 07887770942

Tues 23
Midweek Walk
Location: Meet Heath Road entrance. Map ref TM195445

A walk round Rushmere Common. Lasts approx 2 hours. Leader Stephen Marginson. All welcome.

Time: 10.30am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 01473 258791

E-mail: smarginson@btinternet.com

DECEMBER 2021

Thu 9
Indoor Meeting
Location: Rushmere St Andrew Church Hall, The Street, Rushmere, Ipswich.
Postcode: IP5 1DH

Illustrated talk by Tim Kenny, details to follow nearer the date.

Time: 7.30pm

Price: Group members £2.50, Non members £5.00. Concessions apply. All under 18s free.

Sun 12
Field Meeting
Location: Meet at Melton Riverside car park. TM288503

Melton & River Deben for waders & wildfowl. Walking easy, but can be muddy in places. 3hrs. 3miles. Leader Tim Kenny. All welcome.

Time: 9.00am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 07887770942

Tues 24
Midweek Walk
Location: Meet at Soane Street Entrance. Map ref TM165448

A walk round Christchurch Park Ipswich. Lasts approx 2 hours. Leader Stephen Marginson. All welcome.

Time: 10.30am

Price: No Charge

Telephone: 01473 258791

E-mail: smarginson@btinternet.com