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.

January 2022

Tue
25

East Yorkshire RSPB Indoor Meeting: RSPB Geltsdale plus Whinchats in West Africa by Stephen Westerberg

Location: North Bridlington Library, Martongate, Bridlington, YO16 6YD
Ground floor room, on site parking.
Refreshments served.


The site manager of RSPB Geltsdale in the North Pennines will give an introduction to the reserve followed by highlights of 11 years of whinchat research including following whinchats to Liberia in 2018.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Group Members: £1.50 Non-Group Members: £3 Children free.

Telephone: 01377 257063

E-mail: gdmassey28@yahoo.co.uk

February 2022

Sun
13

East Yorkshire Field Trip to YWT North Cave Wetlands

Location: Meet near to the cafe on Dryham Lane. SE856328 Cafe, toilets.



Many over wintering duck, geese and some waders. Small passerines. An excellent day out!
Writing in January, there has been a bittern overwintering for the past few weeks. Let's hope it's still there on the 13th!

Time: 10.00

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 422075

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

Tue
22

East Yorkshire RSPB Indoor Meeting: Sea Ducks of the North Sea by Mark pearson

Location: North Bridlington Library, Martongate, Bridlington.
Ground floor room, on site parking.
Refreshments served.
Postcode: YO16 6YD (Google map)

February 22 at 7.30pm

Common or King? Velvet or Surf? A few of the sea duck species to look for along our North Sea coasts. Mark looks at their identification, life stories and much more.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Group Members: £1.50 Non-Group Members: £3 Children free.

Telephone: 01377 257063

E-mail: gdmassey28@yahoo.co.uk

March 2022

Sun
13

East Yorkshire Field Trip to Danes Dyke and Bridlington Harbour

Location: Meet at the car park in Danes Dyke. TA231695. Fee payable. Move to the harbour after lunch.


Please check with Gill (01262 422075) as the harbour is best at a rising tide, so we'll go there first if that's the case. Woodland walk and seabirds

Time: 10.00

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 422075

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

Tue
22

East Yorkshire RSPB Indoor Meeting: The Man above the Fireplace by Conor Jameson

Location: North Bridlington Library, Martongate, Bridlington. YO16 6YD
Ground floor room, on site parking.
Refreshments served.



The conservation legacy of W H Hudson. His life size oil painting hangs above the fireplace at RSPB Headquarters. He was influential in the founding of the RSPB. A costume drama with plenty of birds.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Group Members: £1.50 Non-Group Members: £3 Children free.

Telephone: 01377 257063

E-mail: gdmassey28@yahoo.co.uk

April 2022

Sun
10

East Yorkshire Field Trip to Nosterfield Nature Reserve

Location: Meet at the reserve car park. Take the A61 from Thirsk towards A1, take B6267 after going under the A1. Take the left turning to West Tanfield. Car park is signed and on right. SE278795

Our first summer migrants and overwintering ducks. Easy walking.

Time: 10.00

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 422075

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

Tue
26

East Yorkshire RSPB Indoor Meeting: Annual General Meeting

Location: North Bridlington Library, Martongate, Bridlington.
Ground floor room, on site parking.
Tea & Coffee free tonight.

Postcode: YO16 6YD (Google map)


After a short AGM there will be a fun quiz followed by a buffet supper. Please bring a small contribution to the supper as usual.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Group Members: Free tonight. Non-Group Members: £3 Children free.

Telephone: 01377 257063

E-mail: gdmassey28@yahoo.co.uk

May 2022

Sun
8

East Yorkshire Field Trip to YWT Kilnsea Wetlands and Kilnsea

Location:
Meet at Kilnsea wetlands car park TA405167, moving to Bluebell car park later. Toilets at Kilnsea. Packed lunch.

Premier birding site with loads of interest this time of year.

Time: 10.00

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 422075

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

Tue
17

East Yorkshire Field Trip to Flamborough North Landing

Location: Meet in the North Landing Car Park (no fee after 6pm).


Join us for our first Tuesday Evening field trip of 2022, walking north along the cliffs for seabirds and migrants.
Non-group members most welcome as usual.

Time: 7.00 pm

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 422075

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com