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.

October 2017

Mon
2

The Chesterfield Canal revisited

Location: St Thomas's Centre, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield
Postcode: S40 3AW (Google map)

Our talk this evening is by John Lower.

Time: 7.15-9.15 pm

Price: Members £3, non-members £4, under-16s free (when accompanied by an adult)

Telephone: 01246 274861

E-mail: mgvwieloch@btinternet.com

Wed
11

Mid-week walk along Froggatt Edge and White Edge

Location: Meet at Haywood NT car park at 9.30am (SK257777) Our leader is Alan Goddard (07764 895657).
Postcode: S11 7TZ (Google map)

A morning walk along one of the best known Peak District Edges.

Time: 9.30am

Price: charge for car park unless you are a National Trust member

Telephone: 07764 895657

Sat
21

Minibus trip to Saltholme and Teesmouth

Location: The minibus will leave Ashgate Road car park (SK 374 715) at 7.30am.

An opportunity to visit the super RSPB reserve at Saltholme and also see the seals at Teesmouth. Our leader is Noel Palethorpe. Bookings are now being taken for this trip - see Barbara Lower at the evening meetings or contact on 01909 281956, 0788 4004567 or bml@lower.me.uk. A £5 deposit is needed to book a seat.

Time: 7.30am

Price: Cost of minibus approx £20, the reserve is free to RSPB members.

Booking essential

Telephone: 07543 938905

November 2017

Mon
6

Age is no barrier to enjoying nature

Location: St Thomas's Centre, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield
Postcode: S40 3AW (Google map)

And here is the man to prove it - Norman Crowson!

Time: 7.15-9.15 pm

Price: Members £3, non-members £4, under-16s free (when accompanied by an adult)

Telephone: 01246 274861

E-mail: mgvwieloch@btinternet.com

Wed
8

Mid-week walk at Carr Vale

Location: Carr Vale, Bolsover. Meet at Peter Fidler car park (SK 46028 70631) at 9.30am.
Postcode: S44 6GA (Google map)

A morning birdwatching walk at Carr Vale. Walk leader is Wendy Dyson (07754102274)

Time: 9.30am

Price: Free

Telephone: 07754102274

Sun
26

Minibus trip to Brandon Marsh WWT reserve

Location: Brandon Marsh reserve near Coventry.

A new venue for us - Warwickshire Wildlife Trust's reserve near Coventry. The minibus will leave Ashgate Road car park at 8am. Our leader is Alan Goddard.

Time: 8am

Price: £20 for the minibus plus entry to the reserve.

Booking essential

Telephone: 07764895657