Events calendar

All indoor meetings are held at Goytre Village Hall, Newtown Road, Penperlleni, NP4 0AR

Sep
26
Sat
2020
CANCELLED, Sorry – A Peregrine Obsession @ Goytre Village Hall
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
CANCELLED, Sorry - A Peregrine Obsession @ Goytre Village Hall

Due to current social distancing requirements we are unable to hold indoor meetings. Simon Bedford will tell us about his relationship with peregrines, from schoolboy to Schedule 1 license holder, and introduce us to the ecology of this magnificent species.

Oct
2
Fri
2020
Portland Bird Observatory @ Portland Bird Observatory
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – Oct 4 @ 11:00 am

Stay at the bird observatory on Portland Bill for a two night stay. £16 per night in shared accomodation. Take sleeping bag and food for self catering. Booking essential as accommodation is limited Book from 1st July with Dave Brassey.
Car sharing encouraged as there is limited parking at the observatory.

Oct
10
Sat
2020
Vultures and other Wildlife of Extremadura @ Goytre Village Hall
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Oct
17
Sat
2020
Ynys-y-Fro @ Fourteen Locks car park
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Meet Ian Walker at Fourteen Locks car park (Small charge) for a 2 to 3 hour walk along the canal and across fields.
Wellies advisable as route can be extremely muddy in places. Refreshments available at the end of the walk in the Fourteen Locks cafe at the car park.

Oct
24
Sat
2020
Breeding Northern Owls – Snowys to Pygmys @ Goytre Village Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Nov
7
Sat
2020
Uganda – Birds, Primates and other animals @ Goytre Village Hall
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Uganda - Birds, Primates and other animals @ Goytre Village Hall

Join John Wilson on a tour of the birds and wildlife of Uganda’s Wildlife Reserves

Nov
21
Sat
2020
Cape Wrath – the brink of conservation @ Goytre Village Hall
Nov 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cape Wrath - the brink of conservation @ Goytre Village Hall

The most northwesterly part of the UK mainland is a wilderness of peat bog, towering sea cliffs and home to huge numbers of seabirds. It is also the largest bombardment range in NW Europe. The talk explores the juxtaposition of wildlife conservation while meeting the demands of Defence.

Dec
5
Sat
2020
Saving Britain’s Curlews @ Goytre Village Hall
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Saving Britain’s Curlews @ Goytre Village Hall

The Eurasian curlew is an iconic bird of both farmland and moorland. Over the last two decades its numbers have plummeted, so in 2016, Mary Colwell walked 500 miles across Ireland and the UK to find out why. It set in train a nation-wide movement to save this beautiful wader.