Diary 2018

OCTOBER

Tues 2nd 7.30 pm Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: 40 Years of Watching Wildlife: the Winners and Losers by Dave Emley. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £2.50, children free.

Thurs 4th
8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street

Sun 7th 10.30 am
Weaverlake, Yoxall. Woodland management work. Postcode DE13 8AD, Grid ref. SK 136 192. In Weaverlake Drive, carry straight on to the end instead of turning left. Let Lawrence know if you need a lift from Burton.

Sun 14th 10.30 am
Branston Water Park Reed bed management. Meet at the visitors centre car park.

Wed 17th 7pm for 7.15 pm
Burton Civic Society talk at Burton Library: History of Brewing. Cost £3 for non-members.

Sun 21st 10.30 am
Shoal Hill, Cannock - heathland work. Contact Lawrence to coordinate lifts, as there is very limited parking near the site. Site post code WS12 4PB; Grid SJ 970 119.

Sun 28th 10.30 am
Lichfield - probably Beacon Park, planting trees


NOVEMBER

Thurs 1st 8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street

Sat 3rd 10am to 12 noon
Branston Leas bluebell planting organised by Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Sun 4th 10.30 am
Lichfield - probably Beacon Park, planting trees

Tues 6th 7.30 pm Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: Kingfisher Diary by Andy Holt. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £2.50, children free.

Thurs 8th 11am to 3pm Little Forest Open Day (postponed from September), Longhedge Lane. BCV members welcome - contact Lawrence for more details if interested.

Sun 11th 10.30 am
Coton Park. Badgers Hollow car park, grid ref. SK 271 179; nearest post code DE12 6RF. Contact Lawrence if you need a lift from Burton.

Sat 17th 10am to 12 noon Toad Hole, Branston - session with a local group. BCV members welcome.

Sun 18th
10.30 am
Hinckley

Sun 25th
10.30 am
Chasewater - Park at or near the station café, postcode WS7 3PG (check the closing times for the car park). Meet at the station café. Anyone happy to car-share, or give lifts, please let Lawrence know.


DECEMBER

Sun 2nd 10.30 am
Branston Water Park Reed bed management. Meet at the visitors centre car park.

Tues 4th
7.30 pm Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: Costa Rican Rainforests by Debby Smith. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £2.50, children free.

Thurs 6th 8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street

Sun 9th 10.30 am
Chasewater - Park at or near the station café, postcode WS7 3PG (check the closing times for the car park). Meet at the station café. Anyone happy to car-share, or give lifts, please let Lawrence know.

Sat 15th 10am to 12 noon Toad Hole, Branston - session with a local group. BCV members welcome.

Sun 16th 10.30 am
Weaverlake, Yoxall. Woodland management work. Postcode DE13 8AD, Grid ref. SK 136 192. Let Lawrence know if you need a lift from Burton.


If you need more details of any of these events, please contact Lawrence on 01283 537074 or 07432 608931.