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.

July 2018

Tue
3

East Yorkshire RSPB Local Group Field Trip to Wykeham Forest

Location: Meet at the Three Tremblers, north of the Downe Arms pub. SE 937877
No facilities

A forest walk first and then at 9 pm we wait for nightjars and woodcock. Very late finish - the nightjars rarely appear before 10 pm. Absolute quiet during the wait is essential.

Time: 7.00 pm

Price: Free

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

Sun
8

East Yorkshire RSPB Local Group Field Trip to Skerne Wetlands

Location: Meet at this new YWT reserve. Turn off in Skerne near Driffield, follow a 2 mile track to the end and a small car park. TA 061538
No facilities.

Waterside walk through the reserve. Birds, butterflies and dragonflies. In the afternoon we will move to Cattleholmes and a 2 mile walk in open countryside

Time: 10.00 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 488005

Sat
14

East Yorkshire RSPB Local Group Storm Peterels & Moth Night 2018

Location: Meet at The Living Seas Centre, South Landing, Flamborough
(TA 230695)



We will be working in partnership with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, Yorkshire Naturalists Lepidopterists and the East Yorkshire Ringing Group to put on our annual Storm Petrel and Moth Night. Weather permitting, we will see petrels & moths trapped and recorded.
Toilets and refreshments available - bring torches and warm clothing.

Time: 9.00 pm.

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 851590

August 2018

Tue
14

East Yorkshire RSPB Local Group Field Trip to Filey Country Park

Location: Meet in the Country Park car park, near the café. TA 120813
Toilets



A walk on to Carr Naze with views out to sea at Filey Brigg. Early migrants and seabirds.

Time: 7.00 pm

Price: Free

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

Sun
26

East Yorkshire RSPB Local Group Seawatch Sunday 2018 at Flamborough Lighthouse

Location: Park in the Flamborough Lighthouse car park and walk down to the fog station.



We will be setting up telescopes to look for seabirds and cetaceans. We will be showing non birders what there is to see from 10 am until 4 pm. Bring a folding chair and a packed lunch.

Time: 10.00 am

Price: Free

E-mail: gillsreid@btinternet.com

September 2018

Sun
9

East Yorkshire RSPB Local Group Field Trip to Paull Holme Strays

Location: Meet in the car park. Take the A1033 from Hedon to Thorgumbald and turn right in Thorngumbald. Follow the minor road to the reserve. TA 186125
No facilities.



Autumn birds along the Humber and in the reclamation pools. Packed lunch. A gentle walk of up to 4 miles.

Time: 10.00 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 01262 488005

Tue
25

East Yorkshire RSPB Indoor Meeting: Kalimera Kerkini by Sal Cooke

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

Postcode: YO16 6YD (Google map)


The Group visit to Northern Greece in May 2017, based above Lake Kerkini. The surrounding land consists of wetlands, mountains and forests. There were lots and lots of birds.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Group Members £1.50 Non- group members £3 Children Free

E-mail: gdmassey28@yahoo.co.uk