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.

February 2019

Sat
23

Local walk: join us for a guided morning walk at Bedfont Lakes Country Park (Richmond & Twickenham Local Group)

Location: Meet at the visitors centre on Clockhouse Lane (bus 116 to north end of Clockhouse Lane or buses 117, 417 to south end).
Toilets at Visitor Centre
Postcode: TW14 8QA (Google map)

A former landfill site that has, since 1988, matured into one of the best birdwatching sites in south west London with regular overwintering bittern, wildfowl and thrushes.
www.bedfontlakes.co.uk/index.htm

Time: 10am

Price: Free to group members - £2 suggested donation for non-members

Telephone: 07794 835571

E-mail: richmondrspb@yahoo.co.uk

March 2019

Wed
6

Indoor talk: Owls, owls, owls! (Richmond & Twickenham Local Group)

Location: The Hyde Room, York House, York Street, Twickenham
Postcode: TW1 3BZ (Google map)

The dictionary tells us that 'an owl is a bird with flat face, large eyes and a small sharp beak'. Photographer Chris Ward shows us what they look like.

Time: 7.30pm

Price: Price: free to members, non-members £4

E-mail: richmondrspb@yahoo.co.uk

Sun
10

Local walk: join us for a guided walk around Bushy & Home Park (Richmond & Twickenham Local Group)

Location: Meet at the Diana Fountain car park. Buses 111, 216 or 411. Toilets 5 minutes from start.
The walk will last about 2-2.5 hours

A walk around this second largest Royal Park where we may see waterfowl, woodpeckers and other birds

Time: 9.30 am

Price: Free to members, non-members £2 suggested donation

Telephone: 07794 835571

E-mail: richmondrspb@yahoo.co.uk

Sat
30

Indoor talk: Hungary Birds - a Jewel in Europe

Location: Location: The Hyde Room, York House, York Street, Twickenham
Postcode: TW1 3BZ (Google map)

Mary Braddock, photographer and writer, will focus on the River Tisza flood plain, the great Hungarian Plain and Hortobagy National Park.

Time: 2pm

Price: Group members free, non-members £4

E-mail: richmondrspb@yahoo.co.uk