Events

We are pleased to welcome non-members as well as members of the RSPB (or the Local Group) at our varied and interesting indoor meetings. However it is necessary to be a member of our Local Group in order to join us on our Field Trips (for insurance purposes).
Field Trips normally depart from the RSPB Staff Car Park, The Lodge, Sandy at 7.30 am, unless otherwise stated.
Book by contacting Robert Norris at indoor meetings or by phone on 01234 391060
Please bring your RSPB and Local Group membership cards with you.

October 2020

Thu
15

'RSPB's work in Africa: Forest, Marsh & Mountain'

Location: ARA Club, Manton Drive, Bedford
Postcode: MK41 7PF (Google map)

Dr Chris Magin, head of the RSPB's Partner Development Unit - Africa & Asia, will talk about their work in Africa.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Members £1, Non-members £2

Sun
18

Norfolk Coast

Location: Meet at the Staff Car Park at The Lodge, Sandy
Postcode: SG19 2DL (Google map)

A visit to the Norfolk coast for late migrants and winter arrivals.

Time: 7 am

Price: Field Trip costs vary according to mileage - short trips @ £5 long trips @ £15

Booking essential

Telephone: 01234 391060

November 2020

Thu
19

'Antarctic Wildlife and Global Warming'

Location: ARA Club, Manton Lane, Bedford
Postcode: MK41 7PF (Google map)

Professor Lloyd Peck, a Science Leader with the British Antarctic Survey, is returning to tell us about the effects of global warming in the Antarctic.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Members £1, Non-members £2

Sun
22

Ouse Washes & Welney

Location: Meet at the Staff Car Park at The Lodge, Sandy
Postcode: SG19 2DL (Google map)

A visit to WWT Welney and RSPB Ouse Washes for wintering swans and other wildfowl.

Time: 8 am

Price: Field Trip costs vary according to mileage - short trips @ £5 long trips @ £15, plus WWT entry for non-members.

Booking essential

Telephone: 01234 391060

December 2020

Thu
17

'Over the Sea to Skye'

Location: ARA Club, Manton Drive, Bedford
Postcode: MK41 7PF (Google map)

Barrie Mason will share his photographs and memories of birdwatching on the Isle of Skye in the Inner Hebrides.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Members £1, Non-members £2