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Suffolk’s Spectacular Music Celebration

12 April 2013

There are only two weeks left to buy tickets for an exclusive concert in the heart of Suffolk. To be held in the prestigious Snape Maltings Concert Hall and its beautiful surroundings, the concert will take place on 27 April and is run in conjunction with the RSPB.

Minsmere RSPB reserve at dawn

Elusive cave spider found at one of the UK's most popular nature reserves

6 November 2012

An elusive cave spider has been discovered at RSPB Minsmere nature reserve in Suffolk. Visitors to the reserve have been flocking to see the spider, which aren’t often seen because they live in the dark.

cave spider

Celebrating the future of Suffolk’s cherished environment

30 April 2012

On 3 May 2012, conservationists, funders, local businesses and organisations will come together to celebrate Suffolk as a unique place for wildlife.

Saltmarsh, Havergate

Places to visit

Visit a nature reserve or get up close to exciting birds at a Date with Nature event

Documents

Downloads from our Document Library.

MAP - Whinchat in the East of England

MAP - Whinchat in the East of England

1.51Mb, PDF

Date: 23 April 2010

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Projects

RSPB science, conservation and farming projects in your area.

25 February 2014Turtle dove solution trialling and Trichomonas PhD
28 January 2014EU LIFE+ Project - Securing the future of the stone-curlew in the UK
29 February 2012Eastern England Stone-curlew Recovery Project

Featured news

Selected local stories from the RSPB.

National poetry competition finds a winner!

3 February 2014

The RSPB and leading UK contemporary poetry magazine, The Rialto, have announced the winner of their second annual poetry competition.

Flying red kite

Minsmere nature reserve – the UK’s newest power station

3 February 2014

Conservationists and Government investigating how to create energy from the RSPB’s flagship reserve in Suffolk, at Minsmere.

Backlit reedbed at RSPB Minsmere

Suffolk Woodland in grave danger

13 January 2012

The RSPB is expressing serious concern over potential damage to one of the region’s most ancient areas of woodland. A proposal for National Grid’s preferred route for the new Bramford to Twinstead power connection in Suffolk would mean that the power pylons cut right through the heart of this special woodland.

Marsh tit

Events

Events coming up in the next 7 days.

16 Sep

Orford

Guided walk

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

Midweek Walk

Guided walk

18 Sep

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

19 Sep

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

20 Sep

Binocular and telescope demonstration

Course, class or workshop

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

21 Sep

Binocular and telescope demonstration

Course, class or workshop

Autumn Workshop

Course, class or workshop

The Long Walk

Guided walk

Beach Clean

Other

Wild Heath Picnic

Other

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

The Magic of Minsmere-weekend walks

Guided walk

22 Sep

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

23 Sep

Health walks

Guided walk

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

The Magic of Minsmere - weekday walks

Guided walk

24 Sep

Red deer safari

Watching wildlife

Birdwatching for beginners.

Guided walk

Local groups

Volunteering

Over 17,000 people around the UK give their time for the RSPB. Listed below are just a few ways you can volunteer in the local area.

Join us fight a development of 5000 homes on top nightingale site
Breeding Bird Survey Birdwatchers
Minsmere Cafe Assistant
Events Assistant
Flatford Activities Assistant, Stour Estuary Reserve

Job vacancies

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Warden3 Oct