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EVENTS DIARY 2017

JUNE

        1st June (Thursday) - Wood White Heritage Event, Croft Wood/Ambrey

Wood White walk/survey.

11am- 3.30pm.

Meet in Croft Castle NT car park.

Leader: Julia Walling

For more information or to book a place on these heritage events,
please contact Julia Walling or Tel: 01584 874636

       1st June (Thursday) - Wigmore Rolls Guided Walk and Survey

Pearl-bordered Fritillary and Wood White guided walk and survey

Meet at 11.00am at main entrance (SO394686).

Contact Robin Hemming

        2nd June (Friday) - Queenswood Country Park

9am - 11am. Moth breakfast.

An event organised by Herefordshire Wildlife Trust, with Robin Hemming.

To book a place contact Hayley Herridge at HWT

       4th June (Sunday) - Swynnerton MOD Training area, Staffordshire

Meet at 10.30am at the Gatehouse (GR SJ8545632782) ST15 0QN.

Booking essential!

Access has been organised to see one of the Midland's largest Grizzled Skipper colonies plus Dingy Skipper and Brown Argus.

Places are strictly limited to 20 persons on a first come basis.

Contact John Bryan to book a place.

Military manoeuvres can mean cancellation at short notice.

        6th June (Tuesday) - Wood White Heritage Event, Croft Wood/Ambrey

Habitat Condition Training

10am- 4pm.

Meet in NT car park. Booking essential

Leader: Martin Hales

For more information or to book a place on these heritage events,
please contact Julia Walling or Tel: 01584 874636

        11th June (Sunday) - Wenlock Edge

10am to 1pm.

Meet at Much Wenlock car park GR SO613996.

An introduction for beginners to the butterflies of Wenlock Edge and their ecology.

Bring a packed lunch.

£5 per person, booking required.

Contact Wenlockedge NT or Tel: 01694 725000

        11th June (Sunday) - Catherton Common Walk

1.30pm. Meet at the Riddings Gate next to the cattle grid at the end of the road to Hopton Wafers GR SO642783.

Target species: Green Hairstreak & Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary.

The walk will last no more than 3 hours and could be boggy in places.

Contact Eric Davies or Tel: 01299 832680

        13th June (Tuesday) - Wood White Heritage Event, CANCELLED

Wood White walk/survey.

11am-3pm.

Meet at Wigmore Rolls site entrance (SO394686).

Leader: Julia Walling

For more information or to book a place on these heritage events,
please contact Julia Walling or Tel: 01584 874636

       14th June (Wednesday) - Haugh Wood Walk

10.30am – 2.30pm. Wood White walk led by Dave Green.

Meet in the Haugh Wood car park Grid Ref SO592365.

Contact: Rhona Goddard

        15th June (Thursday) - Bury Ditches Walk

10.30am - 2.30pm. Wood White walk led by Dave Green.

Meet at Bury Ditches car park, Shropshire (GR SO 331837).

Contact Rhona Goddard.

       17th June (Saturday) - Severn Valley Country Park, Shropshire

BC stall and guided butterfly walk.

Contact: Scott Martin

        17th June (Saturday) - Wyre Forest Butterfly ID session

10am - 3pm.

Meet at the Wyre Forest Discovery Centre at Callow Hill.

Butterfly ID session led by Mike Williams.

Ideal for beginners.

Cost £20.

Booking essential

Contact: Worcs Wildlife Trust or Tel: 01905 754919

        18th June (Sunday) - Ashwood Nurseries, Kingswinford

9am. Moth morning, followed by butterfly walk

Nursery is located in Ashwood Lower Lane, DY6 0AE, just west of A449 GR SO864879.

Contact: Mike Williams

        20th June (Tuesday) - Wood White Heritage Event, CANCELLED

Wood White walk/survey.

11am- 3.30pm.

Meet in Croft Castle NT car park.

Leader: Julia Walling

For more information or to book a place on these heritage events,
please contact Julia Walling or Tel: 01584 874636

        20th June (Tuesday) - Cannock Chase Training Day

10am - 3.30pm. Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary training day.

Meet in the car park opposite The White House, Marquis Drive, Cannock, WS12 4PR.

Contact Rhona Goddard.

        21st June (Wednesday) - Members Meeting

7pm - 9pm. Worcester Friends' Meeting House, Sansome Place, WR1 1UG (nr Foregate Street station).

Focus on new members but all welcome.

Guest speaker: Mel Mason on the Malverns.

Contact: Peter Seal

        24th June (Saturday) - The Bog, Stiperstones

11am to 4pm.

Meadows Festival with BC stall, butterfly walks, children’s activities and much more.

Free entry.

Contact: Mike Williams

        27th June (Tuesday) - Monkwood Work Party

Joint events with Worcs Wildlife Trust to remove Mellilot, a highly invasive plant.

Meet in Monkwood car park at 10am.

For further information please contact Dominique Cragg

        27th June (Tuesday) - Cannock Chase Training Day

10am - 3.30pm. Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary training day.

Meet in the car park opposite The White House, Marquis Drive, Cannock, WS12 4PR.

Contact Rhona Goddard.

        30th June (Friday) - Bodenham Gravel Pit

9am - 11am. Moth breakfast.

An event organised by Herefordshire Wildlife Trust, with Robin Hemming.

To book a place, contact Sophie Cowling