Forthcoming Events

2024

Wales #1 | 30 Mar

Details:
Upland walk for red grouse, raptors and early migrants around Mynydd Llangatwg (near Abergavenny).
Organiser:
Nicholas Beswick
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS


Tice’s Meadow | 27 Apr

Details:
Visit to Tice's Meadow and the surrounding area.
Organiser:
Richard Seargent
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS


Wales #2 | 24 May

Details:
St James’s Forestry. Evening walk for Nightjars and owls.
Organiser:
Nicholas Beswick
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS


Salisbury Plain #1 | 1-30 Jun

Details:
Listening for Quail on SPTA (East) on evenings during the month of June. Timed counts. Part of a long-term study. Please note that Quails are heard on only 1 in 3 visits, but the general birding can be enjoyable.
Organiser:
John Hughes
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS


AGM | 7-9 Jun

Details:
Portland. Details have been communicated by email.
Organiser:
Richard Seargent
Contact:

Via email.


Global Birdfair | 13 Jul

Details:
Open invite to any members attending the global Birdfair to meet at the food court at 1000 hrs on Sat 13 Jul. Birdfair open 12-14 Jul.

Cape Wrath | 21-28 Aug

Details:
Seabird ringing expedition to Cape Wrath. Open to certified ringers only.
Organiser:
Roger Dickey
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS


Salisbury Plain #2 | 9-22 Sep

Details:
Short evening survey visits, over period 9-22 Sep, to a Stone Curlew pre-migration roost to conduct a count.
Organiser:
John Hughes
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS


Portland Bird Observatory | 27-29 Sep

Details:
Autumn passage and ringing at Portland Bird Observatory.
Organiser:
Richard Seargent
Contact:

Via Contact AOS


Barnes WWT | TBC

Details:
Weekend date in Oct/Nov TBC. Annual visit to the London Wetland Centre. Centre opens 0930.
Organiser:
Andy Harrison
Contact:

Via Contact AOS or AOS Facebook Group  Site details via Barnes WWT


Slimbridge WWT | 14 Dec

Details:
Annual meet at WWT Slimbridge, Glos. Centre opens at 0930.
Organiser:
Lynne Millard
Contact:

Via Contact AOS   WWT Slimbridge Visitor Information


2025

North Norfolk Coast | 10-12 Jan

Details:
Annual gathering in Norfolk, visiting local reserves, to start the annual year list.
Organiser:
Richard Seargent
Contact:

Direct to organiser or via Contact AOS