Don’t forget the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch takes place this weekend, 26th/27th 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 2019 BGBW!
Announcements of forthcoming meetings and other events that maybe of interest.
Our next indoor meeting takes place this Tuesday, 22nd January at the Gravesend Masonic Halls. The presentation will be “CONSERVATION PROJECTS AT WILDWOOD” by Suzanne Kynaston. An overview of projects including the captive breeding of dormice & water voles. The meeting will start at 2pm and will finish at 4pm. Our meetings are open to […]
Our next outdoor meeting takes place this Sunday, 20th January at Cliffe Pools. Meet in the car park off Salt Lane ME3 7SU (TQ724763). 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. […]
Our first indoor meeting of 2019 takes place this Thursday, 10th January at Northfleet School for Girls. The presentation will be “Birds, Bison, Bears & more” by Duncan MacDonald. Duncan returns to tell us more about the past & present wildlife of Speyside & Scotland generally. The meeting will start at 07:30pm and will finish […]
Our first outdoor meeting of 2019 takes place this Saturday, 5th January at Shellness and Capel Fleet. Meet at the sea wall at Leysdown to walk to Shellness to see the wader roost ME12 4RJ(TR042699). Afterwards we will go to the Capel Fleet raptor watchpoint ME12 4BA(TR013689) for marsh harriers & short-eared owls. The meeting starts at […]
Important notice from the RSPB: With immediate effect, we are no longer able to accept donations of used postage stamps. We are very grateful for any continued donations of stamp collections, first day covers and albums. These will be sent of our UK Headquarters for monthly sale by a specialist auction house. Thank you for […]
As 2018 draws to a close, it’s time to publish our new Programme of Events for 2019. Click on this link to find your copy. (We also have a full list of events on the “events” page of our website) Please note there is a small typo on the printed programme. The first event in March […]
Our last outdoor meeting of 2018 takes place this Sunday, 16th December at Riverside Country Park. Meet in the reserve car park, (TQ808682) ME7 2XH. This will be a half-day visit to see the birds and enjoy the wide open landscape of the Medway Estuary in winter. There is a visitor centre with café if anyone fancies […]