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

Sat
1

Thursley Common, Surrey

Location: Meet in Moat Car Park east of road running south from Elstead. Grid ref: SU899416 Contact Jenny Hill to arrange car shares

Latitude/longitude: 51.167032,-0.714876 (Google map)

Our yearly Saturday outing. An afternoon walk in search of woodlarks, tree pipits and common redstarts, followed by pub grub, then nightjars as daylight goes

Time: 2 pm

Price: £1 voluntary donation suggested

Telephone: 01923 854509

Wed
12

Annual General Meeting followed by a member's talk

Location: The Stanborough Centre at Stanborough Park Church, 609, St Albans Rd, Watford


Latitude/longitude: 51.683504,-0.392282 (Google map)

Our short AGM is followed by a talk by one of our members and our photo competition

Time: 8pm

Price: £3

Telephone: 01582 792843

Sun
23

Fingringhoe Wick, Essex Wildlife Trust

Location: Meet in reserve car park Grid ref TM048193. Contact Jenny Hill to arrange car shares
Latitude/longitude: 51.835177,0.971863 (Google map)

A wetland reserve near Colchester with a mix of habitats and an abundance of breeding birds. Nightingales may well be in song. There's also a good chance of at least hearing turtle dove and cuckoo. Butterflies will also be on the go

Time: 10 am

Price: £1 voluntary donation suggested

Telephone: 01923 854509

September 2019

Wed
11

Birds Beyond the Boughs - Simon Ginnaw

Location: The Stanborough Centre at Stanborough Park Church, 609, St Albans Rd, Watford


Latitude/longitude: 51.683504,-0.392282 (Google map)

Simon Ginnaw who gave us a great sounds and image presentation last year returns with what promises to be another informative and entertaining evening to start our new season. Have you ever wished you could understand what birds are saying? Or how our woodland birds all live together in the same community. Join Simon as he reveals the secret lives and fascinating ecology behind out familiar woodland and garden birds.

Time: 8pm

Price: £3

Telephone: 01582 792843

Tue
17

North Norfolk Mid-Week Trip

Location: To be arranged with participants. Organiser Peter Draper

17-19th September. Our regular autumn trip. Shared transport birdwatching on the way up, then 2 nights accommodation and 2 days with a local guide

Time: To be arranged with participants

Price: £245

Booking essential

Telephone: 020 8950 2430