Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the month from September – May each year. Venue: St. James’s Church Centre, Pottergate, Alnwick Time: 7.30p.m
Wednesday 31st January 2018 – 7.30p.m.
THE STATE OF BRITISH BIRDS
Speaker: Dr Mark Eaton
Dr Mark Eaton is a Principal Conservation Scientist with the RSPB. He oversees the RSPB’s involvement in the monitoring of birds in the UK. He will talk about the State of British Birds with particular reference to our local Northumbrian scene.
Meetings are free to members and visitors are requested to pay £2.
The venue provides a pleasing and warm environment with good acoustics and should prove to be a most pleasant venue for members and speakers alike. Nearby parking and access are easy.
Free refreshments are provided at the end of each meeting and all who attend are warmly welcomed and invited to stay for tea /coffee /biscuits and a chat.
Full details of indoor meetings 2017 /18 are listed below and will also be found on the Year’s card which will be supplied to each member with the May Newsletter.
27th September 2017
|A Walk on the Wildside||Ron McCombe|
25th October 2017
|Waxcaps = Grassland Jewels||Shaun Hackett|
29th November 2017
|Wildlife Tracks and Signs||John Steele|
13th December 2017
|Sea Watching at Kielder|
Christmas Meeting incl. quiz
31st January 2018
|The State of Northumberland's Birds||Mark Eaton|
28th February 2018
|Northumbrian Whin Grasslands||Janet Simkin|
28th March 2018
|Cheviot Goats||Richard Bevan|
25th April 2018
|Ford and Etal||James Joicey|
3oth May 2018
|Birding Adventures in the Americas||Tom Cadwallender|