Announcements

Announcements of forthcoming meetings and other events that maybe of interest.

Feb 142018
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Saturday, 17th February at Cliffe Pools. Meet in the car park off Salt Lane, (TQ724763) ME3 7SU. Cliffe attracts all kinds of waders, wildfowl & small birds in winter, including birds of prey such as marsh harrier & peregrine. The meeting starts at 10am and will finish around 4pm. Leaders: […]

 Posted by on 14 February 2018 at 12:00 pm
Feb 052018
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Thursday, 8th February at Northfleet School for Girls. The presentation will be “Birds beyond the boughs” by Simon Ginnaw. Simon’s new presentation on the secret behaviour and ecology of our best-loved woodland and garden birds, accompanied by birdsong! The meeting starts at 07:30pm and will finish at 09:45pm. […]

 Posted by on 5 February 2018 at 12:00 pm
Feb 012018
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 4th February at Elmley NNR. Meet in the reserve car park (there is a small car park fee). This is a wonderful location for wintering wildfowl, waders and raptors. The meeting starts at 10am and will finish around 4pm. Leaders: John & Pauline Beard

 Posted by on 1 February 2018 at 12:00 pm
Jan 282018
 

Please note that the date for the Cliffe Pools Beach Clean is now 24th February (not May as previously stated)! Other details are all available on our previous post here Please contact Katie Thatcher direct to register your interest at: northkentmarshes@rspb.org.uk Look forward to seeing you there  

Jan 262018
 

Some of you (who get the South East BBC News rather than London) may already be aware that Dave Saunders, Simon Ginnaw and several others are setting up a beach clean along the River Thames at Cliffe Pools.   Full details are on the links highlighted below, however, the aim is to clear the accumulation […]

Jan 242018
 

Don’t forget the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch takes place this weekend, 27th/28th January. Simply sit down with a cuppa for an hour and count the birds in your garden. Submit your results on the RSPB website and be part of the 2018 BGBW! 

 Posted by on 24 January 2018 at 12:00 pm
Jan 202018
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 23rd January at the Gravesend Masonic Hall. The featured presentation is “Wildlife of Speyside” by Duncan MacDonald. Join us for this Scottish tour through Speyside’s unique habitats and exciting wildlife. The meeting starts at 2pm and finishes at 4pm. Admission to all our indoor meetings is £3.50 for members […]

 Posted by on 20 January 2018 at 12:00 pm
Jan 172018
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 21st January at Dungeness. Meet in the Old Lighthouse car park (TR088169) TN29 9NB.  We will walk to the sea wall where we hope to see gulls, gannets & grebes. Later we will go to the RSPB reserve (TR067184) TN29 9NF where we hope to see ducks, egrets (and […]

 Posted by on 17 January 2018 at 12:00 pm