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.

August 2018

Wed
15

Nature walk around Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth

Location: We meet by the Water Board building in Stockers Farm Road, Rickmansworth at 10 am.
Latitude/longitude: 51.62999,-0.47610 (Google map)

Join us for a leisurely walk around Stockers Lake, looking at birds, butterflies and other wildlife. Feel free to take part - there is no membership or expertise requirement and there is no fee to pay! We are a friendly group who enjoy birding and good company. These walks take place on the third Wednesday of the month - twelve months a year!

Time: 10 am

Price: Free - everyone welcome!

Telephone: 020 8907 3513

E-mail: imjpinrspb@gmail.com

Wed
22

Walk around Woodoaks Farm, Maple Cross

Location: We meet at the very end of Long Lane, Mill End, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire at 10 am.
Latitude/longitude: 51.63551,-0.50329 (Google map)

A gentle walk around Woodoaks Farm, looking at birds and other wildlife. This walk is usually good for raptors and typical farmland birds. This walk is held on the fourth Wednesday of the month, twelve months of the year. We are a friendly group who enjoy birding and good company and newcomers and beginners are very welcome. There is no charge to join us and there are no membership requirements.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free - everyone welcome!

Telephone: 020 8907 3513

E-mail: imjpinrspb@gmail.com

September 2018

Sun
2

Visit to Tyttenhanger Gravel Pits

Location: Meet in the car park at Willows Farm Village off Coursers Road, London Colney. Grid ref TL 189 042 (OS Map 166)
Latitude/longitude: 51.723437,-0.278658 (Google map)

Guided circular walk at Tyttenhanger Gravel Pits. In the past, this walk has turned up lesser-spotted woodpecker, tree-sparrow and occasional uncommon waders. There is a cafe and a shop with toilets adjacent to the car park.

Time: 9.30 am

Price: Free - everyone welcome!

Telephone: 01895 637 604

E-mail: johnnewson@waitrose.com

Wed
5

Wildlife walk at Cassiobury Park, Watford

Location: We meet in the car park at the end of Gade Avenue, Watford, at 10 am. Please note that a free parking ticket, obtainable from one of the machines, must be displayed in your car.
If travelling by train, exit Watford Metropolitan tube station, turn left down Cassiobury Park Road and then right onto Gade Avenue. We meet in the car park at the end of Gade Avenue, a 5-minute walk from the station.
Latitude/longitude: 51.659594,-0.422146 (Google map)

Join us for a gentle walk around Cassiobury Park Nature Reserve, looking for birds and other wildlife. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month of the year. We are a friendly group who enjoy birding and good company and newcomers and beginners are very welcome. There is no charge to join us and there are no membership requirements.

Time: 10 am

Price: Free - everybody welcome!

Telephone: 020 8907 3513

E-mail: imjpinrspb@gmail.com

Fri
21

Gibraltar Point Weekend

Location: The Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve is run by the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust. The reserve is a couple of miles south of Skegness, at the end of Gibraltar Road. There is a visitor centre and cafe by the main car park.
The £3 per day car-park ticket which is transferable between the two car parks. Parking charges go towards conservation work on the reserve
Latitude/longitude: 53.096669,0.324119 (Google map)

Our annual weekend at Gibraltar Point, on the Lincolnshire coast near Skegness, is now fully booked. This is always a very popular group weekend and usually fills up quite early. Once again we will be staying (two nights half-board) in a local hotel in nearby Skegness but will be spending our days (and evenings and early mornings!) on the reserve as usual.
If this sounds like something you would like to join in with, contact Ian Jackson to reserve your place for next year.

Time: 10 am

Price: Hotel is approximately £145.00 per person, discounted if sharing.

Booking essential

Telephone: 020 8907 3513

E-mail: imjpinrspb@gmail.com