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BTO Equipment Donation Scheme

Saturday, 11 September 2021

Do you have any bird watching equipment/bird guides that you would like to donate to help young birders ? More...


Wednesday, 1 September 2021

Click on the link for the September offering........... More...

Friday, 30 July 2021

I thought I would finish this season with a quick report to you all. Thank you to every member of the Group who re-joined during this strange, elongated Covid lockdown, plus thank you and welcome to all new members. More...

Saturday, 8 May 2021

Hopefully, and at long last, the country is slowly returning to some sort of normality now that in the UK Covid-19 is classed as an endemic disease as opposed to a pandemic. I also hope that the majority of you have avoided it and if you haven't managed to do so, I wish you well. More...

Family watching garden birds

Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Over a million people across the UK spent an hour watching the birds that visit their garden or outdoor space, double last year's participation numbers.The Big Garden Birdwatch is the world's largest wildlife survey and gives RSPB scientists insights into how our garden birds are faring both across the country and here in Staffordshire.Many people sought solace in the wildlife in their local area during the worst crisis this country has faced since WW2. More...

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Butterfly Walk - Silverdale Country Park

Friday, 23 July 2021

Warm, dry weather attracted 13 members to Silverdale for our annual Butterfly Walk. This was a pleasant change from the last few July outings, as from the outset, butterflies were on the wing. More...

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