Trip reports

Bempton Cliffs

Saturday, 19 May 2018

Paul Barrett reports on our recent trip to Bempton Cliffs. More...

Coal tit perched on bramble bush

Sunday, 6 May 2018

On Sunday 6 May 2018, our group undertook a walk around the St Ives Estate near Bingley. Wendy Robinson reports' More...

Male green woodpecker feeding on ground

Sunday, 8 April 2018

Airedale and Bradford RSPB undertook a guided walk around the Goitstock area. Debbie White reports. More...

Group field trip to Filey Brig, guided by Mark Pearson

Saturday, 18 November 2017

On Saturday 18th November, the Airedale & Bradford Local Group undertook a trip to Filey. It proved to be one of the best trips the group has undertaken in recent years. Wendy Robinson Reports. More...

Guided walk: Northcliffe Dike and Heaton Royds

Sunday, 8 October 2017

On Sunday 8 October 2017, the Airedale and Bradford Local Group undertook a guided walk through a rural part of Shipley and Heaton. Paul Barrett reports. More...

Guided Walk on Baildon Moor (or: Meadow pipits don't mind the rain and neither do we.)

Saturday, 9 September 2017

On the morning of Saturday 9 September, a group of us enjoyed a guided walk around Baildon Moor. Wendy Robinson reports. More...

Field Trip to Potteric Carr YWT Reserve

Saturday, 13 May 2017

On 13 April 2017, the Airedale and Bradford Local Group visited Potteric Carr Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Reserve. Paul Barrett reports. More...

Guided Walk - Prince of Wales Park, Bingley

Sunday, 9 April 2017

On Sunday 9 April, our local group undertook a guided walk around the Prince of Wales Park in Bingley. Debbie White reports. More...

Guided Walk - Dowley Gap, Bingley

Sunday, 5 March 2017

On Sunday 5 March, a group of us walked around the area of Dowley Gap, Bingley. Carol Barrett reports. More...

Goitstock Woods

Saturday, 12 November 2016

On Saturday 12 November 2016, we met in Harden to undertake a guided birdwatching walk through Goitstock Woods. Paul Barrett reports. More...

Spurn NNR

Monday, 17 October 2016

Whilst the British population of twitchers wandered around nearby Easington, our party of birdwatchers took advantage of the Unimog provided by the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and spent a few hours around the southern tip of the Spurn NNR. Carol Barrett reports. More...

Blacktoft Sands

Saturday, 14 May 2016

On 14 May 2016, the Airedale and Bradford local group visited the RSPB reserve at Blacktoft Sands. More...

Male chaffinch singing on branch

Sunday, 1 May 2016

Sunday 1 May saw a group of us gathering at Denso Marston Nature Reserve at Baildon. More...

Guided walk to Low Wood, Riddlesden

Sunday, 17 April 2016

The Yorkshire Wildlife Trust run a small nature reserve at Low Wood, Riddlesden. On Sunday 17 April 2016, our Group undertook a walk along the canal to this quiet woodland area. Carol Barrett Reports. More...

Washburn Valley

Sunday, 27 March 2016

On Saturday 26 March 2016, the Group undertook a walk around the Lindley Wood area in the Washburn Valley. Carol Barrett reports. More...

Fairburn Ings and Saint Aidan's

Saturday, 3 October 2015

On3October, the Airedale and Bradford RSPB local group organised a visit to the RSPB reserve at Fairburn Ings (as well as the soon-to-be-reserve at St Aidan's). Debbie White reports. More...

Guided Walk at Rodley Nature Reserve

Sunday, 6 September 2015

Carol Barrett reports on our Guided Walk that took place on Sunday 6 September 2015. More...

Guided walk at Raw Nook, Low Moor

Sunday, 14 June 2015

On Sunday 14th June, the Group undertook a walk at this site on the south side of Bradford. Debbie White reports. More...

Field trip to Leighton Moss

Saturday, 16 May 2015

On 16 May 2015, The Airedale and Bradford RSPB Local Group undertook a trip to Leighton Moss RSPB Reserve. Paul Barrett reports. More...

Otley Wetlands

Saturday, 18 April 2015

On Saturday 18 April 2015 the group organised a visit to nearby Otley Wetlands. Carol Barrett Reports. More...

Bird Ringing Event at Filey

Saturday, 11 October 2014

A group of 20 of us visited Filey Country Park to experience bird ringing for the first time, after having had a fascinating illustrated talk given by Peter Dunn to our group this time last year. More...

Field trip to Saltholme

Saturday, 26 April 2014

On Saturday 26 April 2014, the group undertook a trip to the RSPB reserve at Saltholme. Carol and Paul Barrett report. More...

Old Moor and Dearne Valley

Saturday, 27 April 2013

On 27th April 2013, the Airedale and Bradford RSPB Local Group undertook a trip to Old Moor RSPB Reserve. Carol Barrett reports. More...