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October 2012

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Talk 'Birds Britannia - What have birds ever done for us?' by Stephen Moss Wed. 10th October

Talk 'Birds Britannia - What have birds ever done for us?' by Stephen Moss Wed. 10th October

I can't do better than quote the man himself: 'I am one of Britain's leading nature writers, broadcasters and wildlife television producers. A lifelong naturalist, I am passionate about communicating the wonders of the natural world to the widest possible audience. My special areas of knowledge include birds and climate change; the social history of wildlife-watching; getting children back in touch with nature; and UK environmental issues. Original producer of BAFTA award-winning series Springwatch. I Have worked with David Attenborough, Bill Oddie, Alan Titchmarsh, Chris Packham, Kate Humble, Simon King, Charlie Dimmock and Michaela Strachan. Author of many books and articles on British birds and wildlife
Write monthly Birdwatch column for the Guardian www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/apr/18/birdwatch-kestrel
Present peak-time BBC Radio 4 series, including A Guide to Farmland Birds
www.amazon.co.uk/Guide-British-Farmland-Birds-BBC/dp/1408468395
Vice-President of Somerset Wildlife Trust'

Friday, 5 October 2012

Adult bittern wading in reedbed at Lee Valley Country Park

Minsmere Coach Trip on Sunday 14th October will definitely run. Few places still available

The Group coach trip to RSPM Minsmere on Sunday 14th October has enough bookings to guarantee it will run. A few places are still available. To book contact the Group Leader Val Bryant please. Price £22.50, payable by cheque please, to Bromley RSPB Local Group.