Events

If you find an injured bird please phone the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) on 03000 999 999

January 2019

Tue
15

Illustrated talk

Location: Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, Napier University, Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, 10, Napier University, Colinton Road, Craiglockhart Campus, EDINBURGH
Postcode: EH14 1DJ (Google map)

'Fighting Raptor Persecution'

Ian Thomson (RSPB Head of Investigations)

Remember to bring your own mug for the team break!

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Local Group Members £2, non-members £3, under 16s free

E-mail: grant.donaldson60@btinternet.com

Sun
20

East Coast Hop and Social

Location: East Coast Hop and Social

We will be looking for a mix of shore and sea
birds along with woodland birds and winter
thrushes. Meet at Morrison's Haven car park,
then various stops along the coast, before
finishing at The Gothenburg Tavern in
Prestonpans for coffee and a chat. Travelling
east past Musselburgh racecourse turn left at the
roundabout onto the B1348 for 3⁄4 mile and left
into Morrison's Haven.
Grid ref: NT370737

Coordinator: Brian Robertson

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 07764 347181

Wed
23

Aberlady Bay LNR

Location: Aberlady Bay LNR

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

February 2019

Wed
6

John Muir Country Park and Belhaven Bay

Location: John Muir Country Park and Belhaven Bay

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Wed
20

Illustrated talk

Location: Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, Napier University, Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, 10, Napier University, Colinton Road, Craiglockhart Campus, EDINBURGH
Postcode: EH14 1DJ (Google map)

'RSPB Loch Lomond'

Paula Baker (Site Manager) or staff

Remember to bring your own mug for the tea break!

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Local Group Members £2, non-members £3, under 16s free

E-mail: grant.donaldson60@btinternet.com

Sat
23

Linlithgow Loch and Blackness

Location: Linlithgow Loch and Blackness

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

March 2019

Sun
10

Coach Outing to RSPB Mersehead

Location: Coach Outing to RSPB Mersehead

Full details to follow

Time: TBC

Price: TBC

Booking essential

Wed
13

Scone Palace

Location: Scone Palace

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Tue
19

Bryan Nelson Memorial Lecture

Location: Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, Napier University, Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, 10, Napier University, Colinton Road, Craiglockhart Campus, EDINBURGH
Postcode: EH14 1DJ (Google map)

Brian Nelson Memorial Lecture
(in collaboration with The Scottish Seabird Centre)

'The marine environment, its importance and conservation issues'

Professor Colin Moffat

- Remember to bring your own mug for the tea break!

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Local Group Members £2 (see Winter 2018 Newsletter for booking details)

Booking essential

E-mail: grant.donaldson60@btinternet.com

Sun
24

Fife Coast

Location: Fife Coast

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

April 2019

Wed
17

Illustrated talk

Location: Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, Napier University, Lindsay Stewart Lecture Theatre, 10, Napier University, Colinton Road, Craiglockhart Campus, EDINBURGH
Postcode: EH14 1DJ (Google map)

'Working with Landowners'

Chris Bailey (RSPB Advisory Manager)

Remember to bring your own mug for the tea break!

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: Local Group Members £2, non-members £3, under 16s free

E-mail: grant.donaldson60@btinternet.com

Wed
24

Harestanes

Location: Harestanes

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Sat
27

Pressmennan

Location: Pressmennan

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

May 2019

Sun
5

Corstorphine Hill - Dawn chorus

Location: Corstorphine Hill

Details to follow

Time: 6 am

Price: Free

Sat
11

Hadfast Quarry and Ormiston Path

Location: Hadfast Quarry and Ormiston Path

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Wed
22

Moorfoots

Location: Moorfoots

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Sun
26

Coach Outing to RSPB Loch of Kinordy and Murton Nature Reserve

Location: Coach Outing to RSPB Loch of Kinordy and Murton Nature Reserve

Full details to follow

Time: TBC

Price: TBC

Booking essential

June 2019

Sun
9

Loch Leven and Findatie

Location: Loch Leven and Findatie

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Wed
12

Blackford Hill - Evening walk

Location: Blackford Hill

Details to follow

Time: 6 pm

Price: Free

September 2019

Wed
11

Fife Ness

Location: Fife Ness

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free

Sat
28

Thorntonloch, Torness and Skateraw

Location: Thorntonloch, Torness and Skateraw

Details to follow

Time: 10 am

Price: Free