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.

June 2019

Wed
19

Changing Seasons

Location: New North Road Baptist Church
New North Parade
Huddersfield
HD1 5JU
Postcode: HD1 5JU (Google map)

Once again we welcome back Paul Hobson, this time with his talk "Changing Seasons". Paul has always entertained and informed us with his talks and I'm sure for the last talk of this programme it will be a great evening again.

Why not come along and enjoy the evening with us?

Originally from Manchester Paul Hobson came to Sheffield to study a degree in 'Environmental Science' where he specialised in wildlife conservation. He trained as a teacher and worked as a lecturer of Environmental Science in Sheffield before he became a full time wildlife photographer.

Time: 7.30 pm

Price: £2.00 for group members / £3 for non-members

Telephone: 01484 301920

E-mail: d.hemingway@ntlworld.com

Sun
23

Coach Trip to RSPB South Stack & RSPB Conwy

Location: Sets off from Springwood Car Park at 8.00 am - returning there at approx 7.30 pm.
Postcode: HD1 4BN (Google map)

Our monthly Sunday coach trip. Our final trip of this programme sees us taking the journey to North Wales. RSPB South Stack is an excellent cliff reserve on Anglesey, and is a great place to encounter Chough as well as an assortment of seabirds.

After South Stack we will make a short visit to Holyhead Harbour where Black Guillemot can be seen, we have seen them here on our last few visits.

In the afternoon we will visit RSPB Conwy, which has a good assortment of estuary and wetland birds.

Both reserves also have excellent cafes. Why not come along and enjoy this Summer day out with us?
Please remember this is an 8 AM start.

Time: 8.00 am

Price: Approx £16 to £18 (depending on numbers).

Booking essential

Telephone: 01484845292 07415553886

E-mail: lizzyo1895@gmail.com

August 2019

Sun
4

Car Trip - Waders

Location: Sets off from Springwood Car Park at 8.30 am - returning there at approx 6.30 pm.
Postcode: HD1 4BN (Google map)

Our annual August car trip to find passage waders and any other birds. We usually don't travel too far but will try and see any reported rare waders if possible. Likely venues include; Blacktoft Sands, North Cave Wetlands & Old Moor. The actual venue / venues will be decided on the morning before we set off.

Time: 8.30 am

Price: Approx £10

Booking essential

Telephone: 01484 301920

E-mail: d.hemingway@ntlworld.com