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 2017

Wed
7

Calvert Jubilee Lake & Gallows Bridge Farm

Location: Map ref SP 681 251. 8Km south of Buckingham on a small unnumbered rural road between Gawcott and Edgcott. It is on the eastern side, 50 yds north of the entrance to Great Moor sailing club.This is a difficult-to-spot, very small car park close to the road, so please pack in tightly or use the grass verge on the other side of the road. Beware the fast traffic!
Latitude/longitude: 51.920910,-1.0100770 (Google map)

Two locations separated by a short car drive. We hope to see summer visitors, warblers, Red Kites, butterflies and dragonflies, with a chance of snakes and lizards. A cuckoo was seen last time. Leader Pete How.

Time: 10.00 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 01908 502116

E-mail: pete@petehow.plus.com

Sun
18

College Lake Nature Reserve, Bucks

Location: Map ref SP 936 138
Meet in the car park by the reserve visitors centre - off the B488, NE of Tring, just past Bulbourne.
Postcode: HP23 5QG (Google map)

A return visit to this flooded former chalk pit, maintained by the Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust. A popular and easy walk around the lake, usually with an excellent bird list, and returning for optional refreshments at the Visitor Centre cafe. Leader Brian Lloyd.

Time: 10.00 am

Price: Small car park fee.

Telephone: 01908 265519

E-mail: christophercoppock@live.co.uk

July 2017

Wed
5

Salcey Forest, Northants

Location: Map ref SP 810 508, Forestry Commission car park on the E - W road across the forest linking the B526 north of Stoke Goldington with Hartwell. Note this is NOT the main visitor centre car park.

A return to this large forest site, led by Chris Coppock. He is sure to give us an all-round naturalist's walk with butterflies and other insects, as well as plants and birds.

Time: 10.00 am

Price: Free

Telephone: 01908 265519

E-mail: christophercoppock@live.co.uk