2019/20 Winter Wildlife Talks Programme

Thurs 3rd Oct – Wildflowers & Waterways with Mary Matts – A celebration of wildflowers, plants and trees in waterway locations through the seasons, with details of their medicinal and culinary uses and folklore. 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.

Thurs 7th Nov – Fracking and the Notts Wildlife Trust’s Work in South Notts with Janice Bradley – covering the topical issue of fracking and the potential impacts on wildlife, but also looking at the wider work of the Conservation Team in Rushcliffe incl wildlife crime, vaccinating badgers and habitat creation. 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.

Thurs 5th Dec – Diary of a Wildife Photographer with Jack Perks sharing shares his experience of taking wildlife images through discussion of commissions, TV filming and personal shoots made over the past year. 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.

Thurs 9th Jan –  Frampton Live: My Summer as a Volunteer RSPB Warden with Toby Carter looking at life in one of Europes most special wetlands. Starts 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.

Thurs 6th Feb – A Quick Dip in the Djanogly Pond with Tom Hartman looking at the mysterious world of a British pond and it`s recolinization after being destroyed by the tram construction. Starts 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.

Thurs 5th Mar – Vagrants, Drifters and Migrants to Britain with Nigel Slater looking at an array of mammals, birds, plants and insects brought on currents and wind as well as regular visitors. Starts 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.

Thurs 23rd Apr – Notts Amphibians & Reptiles with Ben Driver + South Notts Local Group AGM. 7.30pm in Room 5, West Bridgford Methodist Church, (junction of Patrick Road and Musters Road), West Bridgford, NG2 7PQ. Admission free.