November 2018 – Badgers

BADGERS – THEIR BIZARRE BEHAVIOUR AND BIOLOGY BY PAMELA MYNOTT FROM LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND BADGER TRUST Pamela delivered a presentation with videos of badger behaviour of which took many years of badger watching in the dark of the night sitting quietly by Continue reading November 2018 – Badgers

October 2018 – Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre

On Sunday 7th October we had a great visit to the Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre and Bird of Prey Hospital.    It was so good that 9 members attended, we had a lovely sunny autumnal morning for a walk round the Continue reading October 2018 – Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre

May 2018 – Dispelling the Myth: An introduction to Bats

Kevin Reynolds explained conservation Bat work was his hobby as he works as well.  Kevin is a member of the Staffordshire Bat group. There are also Leicestershire and Rutland bat groups. Kevin gave a most interesting power point presentation covering the Continue reading May 2018 – Dispelling the Myth: An introduction to Bats

February 2017 – Dave Hollis

Our February meeting was ‘A Tale of Dragons & Damsels’ with Dave Hollis.  Dave treated us to some lovely pictures of dragonflies and damselflies taken from around the UK – and all accompanied with stories that utilised Dave’s wicked sense of humour. Continue reading February 2017 – Dave Hollis

November 2015 – Bee Keeping

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November saw a visit from local Bee Keepers Lesh and Lesley Wojnarowicz, who gave us a surprise treat with a number of different honeys to taste (everyone agreed that theirs was the best). Continue reading November 2015 – Bee Keeping