Mar 272019

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Saturday, 30th March at Oare Marshes. Meet at the car park ME13 0QD (TR013647). Godwits, plovers and dunlin on the pools soon to fly north to breed. Egrets on the shore & grebes on the Swale. The meeting starts at 10am and will finish around 4pm. Leaders: Peter & Karen

 Posted by on 27 March 2019 at 12:00 pm
Mar 262019

The Bexley Group is celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year and one of the major events is a concert with the Sidcup Symphony Orchestra on May 11th – A Celebration of Nature. Full details can be found at The concert opens with Joseph Haydn’s dramatic Introduction to The Creation, his ‘Representation of Chaos’ at […]

 Posted by on 26 March 2019 at 4:47 pm
Mar 232019
Group Trip to Blean Woods RSPB Reserve

A select group of 10 keen and optimistic bird watchers set off on this sunny morning to explore the RSPB reserve in Blean Woods.  Being Sunday, bird watchers were outnumbered by dog-walkers and runners, who were also enjoying a day free of the gale force winds that had been with us for the previous week. […]

 Posted by on 23 March 2019 at 5:19 pm
Mar 232019

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 26th March at the Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “BATS IN THE BELFRY-BADGERS IN THE BYPASS” by Martin Newcombe. What does a professional naturalist do all day. Is he paid to watch birds? or is there more to it than that? A look at a […]

 Posted by on 23 March 2019 at 12:00 pm
Mar 192019

A gentle reminder to say that if you are intending to purchase tickets for the coach trip to Wicken Fen, can you please let Hazel know as soon as possible as the coach needs to be paid for in advance.  Tickets will be available at our indoor meetings on Tuesday 26 March and Thursday 11 […]

Mar 152019

Please be aware of the M2 closure eastbound – diversion signs should be in place. It would be advisable to allow extra time for your journey. You could divert via Sittingbourne, however, roadworks are in place there too. The M20 could be an alternative. Please check local information online before you set off. Location : […]

Mar 142019
Dungeness Reserve update March 2019

here is the latest from the RSPB reserve at Dungeness: Reserve News Updates After a quiet winter, we saw visitor numbers boom in the warm spell we had during February which coincided nicely with the half-term holiday. Thanks to everyone who chose Dungeness as a place to come to bask in the unseasonably warm weather. […]

 Posted by on 14 March 2019 at 5:55 pm
Mar 142019

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 17th March at Blean Woods. Meet at the reserve car park CT2 9DD (TR126592). Woodland birds including tits, treecreepers, nuthatch & woodpeckers. The meeting starts at 10am and will finish around 4pm. Leaders: Claire & Jim

 Posted by on 14 March 2019 at 12:00 pm