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July 01, 2020
Latest News Laura Wharton

Gyr / Saker Falcon Reunited with Owner (over 125 miles from home!)

Gyr / Saker Falcon Reunited with Owner (over 125 miles from home!) The Hawk and Owl Trust were called out to the Robertson Barracks in Norfolk after an unusual bird of prey was spotted loose on site. Robertson Barracks is the current home of 1st The Queen's…
June 12, 2020
Latest News Laura Wharton

A walk in the past at Shapwick Moor

This week Simon Beard, representing Hawk & Owl at the Shapwick Moor Reserve, met with Julie Merrett of Natural England and Holly & Bev Whitcombe. [Pictured] Close to the Barbera Handley Hide on the reserve there are a few interesting signs of buildings that…
June 08, 2020
Latest News Super User

Sculthorpe Re-Opening Monday 15th June

We are re-opening from Monday 15th June The reserve is open seven days per week, 8 am – 4 pm. Last entry is 3 pm To work safer together, we are limiting access to the hides—one person per window. During busy times, please respect other users who may also want…

It's Volunteer Week at Sculthorpe Moor

Jun 03, 2020 666
We’re delighted to start welcoming familiar faces back on to the Sculthorpe Reserve this…

Yellow Rattle Success at Shapwick Moor Reserve

May 27, 2020 457
An update from Simon Beard at our Shapwick Reserve in the South West. After years of…

Sculthorpe Reserve Slips into Summer

May 19, 2020 833
Sculthorpe Moor is slipping into the warmer summer months. Spring shows of bluebells and…

Covid 19 - Update

May 13, 2020 819
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Update on the 13th May. The Trust welcomes the government’s announcement this week to…

Lockdown life continues at the Hawk and Owl Trust

May 10, 2020 971
With a skeleton crew at our reserves and project sites, social distancing measurements in…

Hamish Smith on the Bath Peregrines

Apr 26, 2020 1113
Since 2006 a total of 38 peregrines have fledged successfully from the Bath Peregrines…

Bath Peregrine Update: The First Chick of 2020 is Here!

Apr 21, 2020 2796
The first Bath Peregrines chick of 2020 is here! Hamish Smith has been keeping a close…

Essential Lockdown Viewing

Apr 05, 2020 2030
Keep an eye on the Hawk and Owl Trusts live cams! Whilst hunkered down safely in your…

Nigel Middleton YouTube Update on Sculthorpe Moor

Apr 04, 2020 813
Nigel Middelton updates us on life at Sculthorpe Moor Nature Reserve during this, our…

Lockdown Wildlife Encounters

Apr 04, 2020 952
What a whirlwind of events! We’re almost two weeks into lockdown here at the Hawk and Owl…

Reserves and Events Update:

After to last nights (16/3/20) Coronavirus updates we would like to announce changes to scheduled Hawk and Owl events and activities.

Adrian Blumfield - Chief Operations Director - released an update this morning stating:

“all walks, talks and visits by external groups and any other outreach is suspended on both reserves until further notice… At present, the [Peregrine] Watchpoint in Norwich will take place; however, the situation may change.”

With regards to our reserves- these will remain open for the foreseeable future.
We will, of course, keep you updated with any further news.

For now please adhere to official guidelines regarding Coronavirus. Take care of yourselves and each other.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) UK government response:
https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response