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Friday, 5 April 2019

Review - March Indoor Meeting - David Darrell-Lambert - Wading through Waders

Review - March Indoor Meeting - David Darrell-Lambert - Wading through Waders

The prospect of some entertaining enlightenment about this often-difficult group of birds attracted a large audience to this talk, the first of three to be held in the spacious surroundings of St John's Church, rather than its community rooms (currently undergoing refurbishment). More...

Friday, 1 March 2019

Review - February Indoor Meeting - Ron Kilsby - All About Nests, A Little Owl Story and A Heron Called Bill

Review - February Indoor Meeting - Ron Kilsby - All About Nests, A Little Owl Story and A Heron Called Bill

On a return visit to the Group, Ron Kilsby presented three films from the RSPB Film Unit, in their original 16mm format, including some state-of-the-art filming that won international awards and remains impressive three decades later. More...

Friday, 8 February 2019

Adult bittern wading in reedbed at Lee Valley Country Park

Do you love Minsmere? Take action to protect it.

Minsmere holds a special place in all our hearts. It might be a walk down to the beach in the sunlight after a hard day at work, watching your children discover nature for the first time, or simply feeling small looking out over its vast natural tapestry - we all Love Minsmere. But EDF's plans for a new nuclear plant nearby could be a huge threat to this special place. More...

Sunday, 27 January 2019

January Indoor Meeting Review - James Lowen - Wildlife of the Pantanal

January Indoor Meeting Review - James Lowen - Wildlife of the Pantanal

An excellent talk about the fantastic wildlife of this South American wetland region brightened up a January evening, giving us a fine start to our 2019 programme. More...