February 2017 – Dave Hollis

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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

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

Heritage Sites and Butterflies

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At our March Meeting the speaker, Mark Ellis, told us about some of the work that takes place on English Heritage sites … He has been back in touch with us to tell us about how he is helping to protect Dingy Skipper butterflies … Continue reading

Volunteering at Twycross Zoo

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Six of our willing tza Members arrived at Twycross Zoo at 10am this morning in answer to a plea for help to get the site ready for Easter. Armed with spades and forks – and with the promise of a loan of a hoe, wheelbarrows, rakes and a broom – we reported for duty… Continue reading