Announcements

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

Dec 112017
 

Our last indoor meeting of 2017 takes place this Thursday, 14th December, at Northfleet School for Girls. To end the year, no formal talk, just a relaxed evening in which we can meet, review the year and enjoy some festive refreshments. The meeting starts at 07:30pm and finishes at 09:45pm.

 Posted by on 11 December 2017 at 12:00 pm
Nov 292017
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Saturday, 2nd December, at Cliffe pools & Northward Hill RSPB reserves. Meet in the Cliffe Pools car park off Salt Lane, TQ724763 (ME3 7SU). Cliffe Pools attracts numerous wintering waders & wildfowl, including avocet, godwits, goldeneye & grebes. To Northward Hill for lunch and to visit Gordon’s Hide. The […]

 Posted by on 29 November 2017 at 12:00 pm
Nov 252017
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 28th November, at the Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “Flora and Fauna of South East England” by Brian Gallop. Brian will give us an illustrated talk on the wildlife we can see closer to home. The meeting starts at 2pm and will finish at 4pm.

 Posted by on 25 November 2017 at 12:00 pm
Nov 162017
 

Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 19th November, at Sevenoaks KWT reserve. Meet in the car park, TQ519566 (TN13 3DL). Ducks, geese, grebes and maybe a kingfisher too. Refreshments available. The meeting starts at 10am and will finish around 4pm. Leaders: Norman & Sandra Hogben

 Posted by on 16 November 2017 at 12:00 pm
Nov 062017
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Thursday, 9th November, at Northfleet School for Girls. The presentation will be “Lesbos” by Howard Vaughan. Howard will banish our winter blues with descriptions of the birds & other wildlife of the sunny Greek island of Lesbos. The meeting starts at 07:30pm and will finish at 09:45pm.  

 Posted by on 6 November 2017 at 12:00 pm
Nov 012017
 

Our next outdoor event is our “Volunteer Day” which takes place on Saturday, 4th November at Northward Hill. The main tasks will be clearing woodland areas including raking, tidying and maybe making a bonfire with the cuttings, so you might like to bring some marshmallows to toast!   If you want to bring drinks and snacks […]

 Posted by on 1 November 2017 at 12:00 pm
Oct 222017
 
40th anniversary evening

On Thursday 19th October we celebrated our 40th anniversary with invited guests including the Gravesham Mayor Cllr Harold Craske and Mayoress Veronica Craske, the RSPB Chief Executive Mike Clarke, who was our special guest speaker, as well as guests from the RSPB South East Regional office, Northward Hill RSPB reserve and Bexley, Sevenoaks and Medway […]

Oct 212017
 

Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, October 24th at Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “Hymenoptera – things that sting” by Nikki Gammons. Nikki returns to tell us more about the importance of bees and other similar species. The meeting starts at 2pm and will finish at 4pm. Admission to all our […]

 Posted by on 21 October 2017 at 12:00 pm