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

Fri
21

Nightjar Walk on Chobham Common

Location: Meeting up at Chobham Common Fishpool car park, Gracious Pond Road, Chobham.
The nearest postcode is GU24 8HN.
Postcode: GU24 8HN (Google map)

Geoff Keen and Frank Clark have offered to lead another of our very popular nightjar walks; this year it will be on Friday 21st June starting at 20:00. The meeting place is Chobham Common Fishpool car park, Gracious Pond Road, Chobham, (nearest postcode GU24 8HN). There is an excellent chance of seeing nightjar as well as the possibility of woodcock. Bring a torch for the walk back.

Time: 8 pm

Price: Free for current NWS Group Members. Optional donation to group funds for non-members. £3 pp suggested.

Telephone: 01932 844329

E-mail: gekeen@cokecce.com

Thu
27

North West Surrey Local Group AGM

Location: St Charles Borromeo School, Portmore Way, WEYBRIDGE, Surrey
Postcode: KT13 8JD (Google map)

The formal business will be followed by refreshments and a social event.

Time: 19:45 - 22:00, doors open 19:15

Price: A voluntary donation is requested to cover the cost of refreshments.

Telephone: 01784 436098

E-mail: kd.sutton@ntlworld.com

July 2019

Sat
6

Barbeque

Location: Horsell
Postcode: GU21 4DB (Google map)

Annual BBQ. Please bring your own chairs and drinks.

Time: 19:30 - 22:00

Price: To be confirmed

Booking essential

Wed
10

Papercourt

Location: Papercourt GR: TQ 039573. 3 miles
Meet in the car park south of Newark Bridge on the B367. No facilities.

The wide spread of habitats here should provide a good range of resident birds and dragonflies.

Time: 10:00 - 13:00

Price: Free for North West Surrey Local Group Members. For non-North West Surrey Local Group members, a voluntary donation to Group funds is requested.

Telephone: 07506 645776

E-mail: s17scw@btinternet.com

August 2019

Thu
15

London Wetlands Centre

Location: Barnes WWT GR: TQ 228770. 1.5 miles.
Meet in car park at 10:00 or in reception at 10:10. WWT members don't forget to bring your membership card. Full facilities on site. Come for morning only if preferred.
Postcode: SW13 9WT (Google map)

We shall be looking for resident birds and departing migrants.

Time: 10:00 - 15:30

Price: WWT admission rates apply; WWT members don't forget your membership cards. In addition for non-North West Surrey Local Group members, a voluntary donation to Group funds is requested.

Telephone: 07506 645776

E-mail: s17scw@btinternet.com

September 2019

Wed
11

Staines Moor

Location: Staines Moor GR: TQ 031723. 2.5 miles.
Meet in Moor Lane, Staines, opposite entrance with information board, just before the road goes under the A30 Staines By-Pass. No Facilities but Staines is nearby..

With migration is in full swing, anything could turn up here, so could be an interesting time at this site - it rather depends on luck!

Time: 10:00 - 13:00

Price: Free for North West Surrey Local Group Members. For non-North West Surrey Local Group members, a voluntary donation to Group funds is requested.

Telephone: 07506 645776

E-mail: s17scw@btinternet.com