Local Branch Group Events

Talk: CATCH project by Gary Hunt and Matt Bishop

Event Date 10-08-2019 7:30 pm
Event End Date 10-08-2019 9:30 pm
Location Iron Acton Parish Hall
The Story of St George's Flower Bank TALK by Bob Buck

How a roadside verge alongside a busy main road near Portbury has been managed for nearly 30 years as a stunning hay meadow with official recognition. The result of one man's vision!

All meetings start at 7.45pm.

Entry fee is £4.00 for members, £5.00 for non-members, free entry for 18 years or under.

Further details from Carrie Riches 01275 462908

Event Date 10-21-2019 7:45 pm
Event End Date 10-21-2019 9:30 pm
Location The Ship Inn

Talk: Local Geology, Roman finds and more by Steve England.

Event Date 11-12-2019 7:30 pm
Event End Date 11-12-2019 9:30 pm
Location Iron Acton Parish Hall

About a volunteer community group founded in 2012 and committed to returning the River Cale, near Wincanton, to a self-sustaining ecosystem that is rich in bio-diversity and to be enjoyed by all.

All meetings start at 7.45pm.

Entry fee is £4.00 for members, £5.00 for non-members, free entry for 18 years or under.

Further details from Carrie Riches 01275 462908

Event Date 11-18-2019 7:45 pm
Event End Date 11-18-2019 9:30 pm
Location The Ship Inn

A thought-provoking talk by Hawk and Owl Trust South-West Conservation Officer Chris Sperring.

Event Date 12-10-2019 7:30 pm
Event End Date 12-10-2019 9:30 pm
Location Iron Acton Parish Hall

Numbers limited on this ever popular outing with Chris. Please book direct with Carrie Riches on 07769 654219

Event Date 12-16-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 12-16-2019 9:00 pm
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Exploring Ethiopia: a talk by Oliver Smart

Event Date 01-14-2020 7:30 pm
Event End Date 01-14-2020 9:30 pm
Location Iron Acton Parish Hall
Sculthorpe Reserve and Peregrines TALK by Zoe Smith

Hawk and Owl Trust Peregrine Officer, Zoe Smith, will give a talk of two halves! She will describe the future for Sculthorpe reserve in Norfolk, after the purchase of the surrounding land and the start of a £1.7 million project. Then she will tell us about the secret lives of the Peregrines at Bath and Norwich.

All meetings start at 7.45pm.

Entry fee is £4.00 for members, £5.00 for non-members, free entry for 18 years or under.

Further details from Carrie Riches 01275 462908

Event Date 01-20-2020 7:45 pm
Event End Date 01-20-2020 9:30 pm
Location The Ship Inn

A wildlife adventrue talk by local naturalist and author Ed Drewitt.

Event Date 02-11-2020 7:30 pm
Event End Date 02-11-2020 9:30 pm
Location Iron Acton Parish Hall
Beavers in the Forest of Dean TALK by Rebecca Wilson

Rebecca Wilson of the Forestry Commission will tell us about how Beavers are being used to trial natural processes and resolve some of the local environmental issues of the Greathough Brook in the Lydbrook area of the Forest of Dean.

All meetings start at 7.45pm.

Entry fee is £4.00 for members, £5.00 for non-members, free entry for 18 years or under.

Further details from Carrie Riches 01275 462908

Event Date 02-17-2020 7:45 pm
Event End Date 02-17-2020 9:30 pm
Location The Ship Inn