Coming up in Rushcliffe


Thurs 7th Mar – On the Trail of Britain’s Orchids with Dave Fox.

Thurs 25th Apr – Photos and Food Social with an opportunity for members to show their slides of wildlife taken in Nottinghamshire and a bite to eat, incorporating the South Notts Local Group AGM. No charge.

 All talks start  7.30pm in Room 5, West Bridgford Methodist Church, (junction of Patrick Road and Musters Road), West Bridgford, NG2 7PQ. Admission includes tea & biccie adults: £3; children: free.

The Out & About Programme starts again in earnest in April

Wednesday 10th Apr – Wilwell in Spring with Tim Williams. Meet 10 am for a guided walk round this urban fringe nature reserve, looking at what is stirring in the early spring. Meet at road entrance, on the right just after going under the ring road along the B680 between Wilford and Ruddington.

Sun 21st Apr – Woodland in Spring – Cotgrave Forest with Neil Pinder (07981 928402). Meet 9.30 am Lamming Gap Lane entrance, parking where the Lane turns sharp right (Lane on left off A606 Melton Road after the Normanton on Wolds exits).

Sun 28th Apr – Bunny Wood Open Day – from 10.30am to 4pm.  Guided tours, children’s scavenger hunt, nature trail with labeled plants. Bunny Wood is on the left of the A60 climbing out of Bunny village, car parking available. Chris Terrell-Nield (0115 9374906).

Sun 28th Apr – Sharphill Wood in Spring – wildflowers and spring birds with John Elwell & Richard Elliott. Meet at 10.00 am at the top of Peveril Drive, West Bridgford.