Jun 302017
 
Lullingstone Country Park

On Tuesday a large group of members and non-members gathered by the visitor centre at Lullingstone Country Park for our latest Tuesday nature “ramble”. It was pleasantly warm but rain was forecast from 1.00pm. One of the first birds that we saw was a yellowhammer (and we heard its song, “a-little-bit-of-bread- and-no-cheese”). It was sitting […]

 Posted by on 30 June 2017 at 10:40 pm
Jun 192017
 
Group coach trip to Minsmere RSPB Reserve

  On Saturday our group visited Minsmere RSPB reserve in Suffolk. A really smooth coach journey and nice sunny weather set us up for a great day. On arrival the group seemed to explode in all directions – some going straight to the Island Mere hide in search of Savi’s warbler, some to the reed bed […]

 Posted by on 19 June 2017 at 6:39 pm
Jun 072017
 
Group Trip to Broadwater Warren

Set in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Beauty near to Tunbridge Wells, Broadwater Warren was taken over by the RSPB in 2007, when it was a large conifer plantation with just a few remnants of heathland surviving.  Much of the restoration work has already taken place, restoring the open landscape of the Weald. The […]

 Posted by on 7 June 2017 at 10:11 pm