Out and About with Wildlife 2021

From 12th April to 17th May walk numbers are limited to 6 including leader.

Wed 14th Apr – Bird walk in Rushcliffe Country Park.  Join South Notts Local Group  and Neil Glenn for a socially-distanced wildlife walk (numbers limited). Bird migration should be underway, so we will have a stroll around this urban park to see what visitors have arrived for the summer or have dropped in on their journey north. The walk will last about 2 hours. Contact Neil Glen n.glenn@ntlworld.com for full details and to reserve a place, although Neil may run a second walk if there is interest.

Sun 25th Apr – Sharphill Wood (West Bridgford) dawn chorus walk. Meeting at 6am. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact John Elwell on 07794 052672 for more information and to book a place.

Sun 25th Apr – Bunny Wood Open Day  10am till 3pm  As we cannot be certain as to restrictions that might be required over the next few months, please check www.nottinghamshirewildlife.org/events near the date. Chris Terrell Nield (christopher.terrell-nield@ntu.ac.uk)

Sun 9th May – Fairham Brook and Bunny Moors circular walk with Gordon Dyne. Meeting 10 am from Rushcliffe Country Park for a day out in the Rushcliffe countryside. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact Gordon Dyne on gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Sun 16th May – Grizzeled Skipper & other wildlife along Bingham Linear Park. Meeting 10 am with Jenny Craig. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact jenny@ifcraig.com for more information and to book a place.

From 17th May to 20th June numbers are restricted to 30 including leader, BUT the leader may opt to restrict numbers.

Sat 22nd May Wilwell Farm Cutting Nature Reserve guided walk round this wildflower reserve with warden Gordon Dyne. There will be two walks, one in the morning and another in the afternoon. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Sun 6th June – Keyworth Meadows Open Day Walk. Meeting 9.30 am looking the flora & fauna  Keyworth Burial Ground & Keyworth Meadow Nature Reserve with Neil Pinder. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact  neil.pinder@ntlworld.com for more information and to book a place.

 Sat 12th Jun – Gotham Circular Wildlife Walk. Meeting 9.30 am taking in Gotham Nature Reserve and Stonepit Wood NR and West Leake Hills (approx 4-5 miles). Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact Gordon Dyne on gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

From 21st June there is no legal limit, BUT walk leaders may choose to limit numbers

Tue 22nd June – An evening walk around Collington Common, West Bridgford.

Meeting 7 pm. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact Gordon Dyne on gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Sat 26th Jun – The Flora of Cotgrave Country Park with David Wood. Meeting  9.30 am. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact Gordon Dyne on gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Sat 10th Jul – Wilwell Farm Cutting Moth Morning meeting 8.30 am with the chance to view in detail the contents of last nights moth trap with Paul Dulwich. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact Gordon Dyne on gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Wed 14th Jul – An evening stroll round Radcliffe on Trent Lily Ponds. Meeting 7 pm. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact Gordon Dyne on gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Sat July 24th – Big Butterfly Count at Bunny Wood with Chris Terrell-Neild  Meeting  2 pm. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact  christopher.terrell-nield@ntu.ac.uk for more information and to book a place.

Sun 15th Aug – Wildlife along the River Smite day out with Gordon Dyne. Meeting 10 am. Numbers maybe restricted, for full details please contact gordon.dyne@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Wed 15th Sep – Bat Walk with Martin Price & Nots Bat Group. Meet 7 pm at the Skylarks Nature Reserve car park – on right along Adbolton Lane, after Holme Pierrepont Country Park entrances. Bring suitable warm clothing and a torch