Events

Unless otherwise specified, you do not need to be a member of the RSPB (or the local group) to join us on our events, and birdwatching experience is not necessary. If you have any questions please call the contact number shown with the event details.

February 2020

Wed
19

Indoor Meeting: Kerala and the Birds of Southwest India

Location: St. Wilfrid's Church Hall, Eastbourne Road, Pevensey Bay.
Postcode: BN24 6HL (Google map)

John Buckingham will give an illustrated talk about Kerala and the Birds of Southwest India in the afternoon, and he will repeat the talk in the evening. Please note, this was originally booked for the 5th February 2020, but due to over running building works in the hall, it will now take place two weeks later.

Time: 2.15 pm until 4.30 pm, repeated 7.30 pm until 9.40 pm.

Price: £3.50 for RSPB Local Group Members, £4.00 for Visitors

Telephone: 01424 844304

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com

Sat
22

Beached Bird Survey

Location: Along the beach between Seaford and Hastings.

A survey will be conducted along a stretch of beach between Seaford and Hastings looking for dead or oiled birds. This is to establish the state of our marine environment with regard to the cleanliness of the seas.

Time: 9 am start

Price: Free

Telephone: 01323 441169

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com

Sun
23

Beached Bird Survey

Location: Along the beach between Seaford and Hastings.

A survey will be conducted along a stretch of beach between Seaford and Hastings looking for dead or oiled birds. This is to establish the state of our marine environment with regard to the cleanliness of the seas.

Time: 9 am start

Price: Free

Telephone: 01323 441169

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com

March 2020

Wed
4

Indoor Meeting: Identification of Birds

Location: St. Wilfrid's Church Hall, Eastbourne Road, Pevensey Bay.
Postcode: BN24 6HL (Google map)

Ian Rumley-Dawson will give an illustrated talk about Identifying Birds in the afternoon, and he will repeat the talk in the evening.

Time: 2.15 pm until 4.30 pm, repeated 7.30 pm until 9.40 pm.

Price: £3.50 for RSPB Local Group Members, £4.00 for Visitors

Telephone: 01424 844304

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com

Wed
11

Wednesday Walk: Cuckoo Trail north from Polegate

Location: Meet at the School Lane entrance to the Cuckoo Trail. TQ 583051.

Tony Vass will lead a walk looking for birds along the Cuckoo Trail while walking north from Polegate. The duration of this easy, flat walk, will be 2 to 3 hours. Should the weather forecast be poor which could prevent the walk from taking place, please telephone the day before to confirm it is proceeding.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 01424 844304

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com

Sat
21

Saturday Walk: Barcombe Mills

Location: Meet in the car park at Barcombe Mills. TQ 543114

Michael Light will lead a walk in the Barcombe Mills area looking for woodland birds. The duration of this moderate walk with stiles and slopes will be 2 to 3 hours. Should the weather forecast be poor which could prevent the walk from taking place, please telephone the day before to confirm it is proceeding.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 01323 441169

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com

June 2020

Sun
14

Event: Open Garden

Location: 12 Granville Road, Eastbourne. TV 605981
Postcode: BN20 7HE (Google map)

Jane Stevens will open her garden again where there will be a selection of trees and shrubs as well as an array of wonderful flowers to see and admire. There will also be refreshments and the RSPB sales stand.

Time: 2 pm to 5 pm

Price: £5 admission

Telephone: 01424 844304

E-mail: eastbourneRSPB@gmail.com