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October 2019

Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Wader Quest

Wader Quest

Waders have a special place in the hearts of most birdwatchers - they are varied and often don't move fast! Rick and Elis Simpson want to spread knowledge about them and improve their conservation.

Wader Quest is a charity set up 7 years ago to prevent the five critically endangered species of wader joining the seven already extinct - Rick & Elis were the founders.


Please go to the Events page where this item has a Google Map link to our location at

St Mary's Church (Gwinnell Room)
207 High Road
South Woodford
E18 2PA

We meet on the second Tuesday of most months at 8pm
Our nature talks cost: £4.00 for RSPB & Wren members, £4.50 for non-members, Free to schoolchildren


St Mary's Church is a short distance from the junction with Chelmsford Road. After 6.30 pm, parking is free and legal in the car park beside the Library opposite the church and also on bits of the High Road outside.
Derby Road car park, a few minutes walk to the north, is free from 5.30 pm onwards.

It is about a 15 minute walk from South Woodford tube station (on Central line).
Buses 179 and W13 stop nearby.



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If you click on the 'Download file' link, then you will see the striking poster that David (our Publicity officer) produced to advertise this talk.

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