This year we replaced our traditional Arts and Crafts exhibition with a Have a Go Arts and Crafts Day. This ‘hands on’ approach enabled everyone to produce something ‘arty and crafty’ during the meeting. Continue reading April 2015 – Arts and Crafts Day
Friends and former colleagues of Mary Brancker CBE, one of the most influential vets of the 20th Century, met at Twycross Zoo on Sunday 17th August to celebrate the 100th anniversary of her birth. The event was organised by tza, an independent wildlife and conservation society Continue reading Mary Brancker – a Centenary Celebration
A sunny first of June saw a happy group of tza members arrive in the lovely Cotswold countryside to visit Adam’s Farm, the home of some of the rare breeds of goats, sheep and pigs. Continue reading June 2014 – Adam’s Farm
Our annual Art Competition took place on the 6th April with judging done by a members ballot this year.
We had a large amount of entries… Continue reading April 2014 – Art Competition
2nd March saw a talk entitled ‘Tundra to Toronto’ provided by tza’s own, Ivan Ellis. The talk covered the excitement and potential dangers of living close to Polar Bears in Churchill … Continue reading March 2014 – Ivan Ellis
Our March meeting is just a week away with our guest speaker being our own Ivan Ellis, who will be telling us all about his encounters with Polar Bears. Art Competition Also a quick reminder that this years Art Competition Continue reading Next Meeting – March 2nd, Ivan Ellis
On 3rd May we held our third AGM – and this was one that marked a milestone. Ivan Ellis declared last year that he would stand down as Chairman at this AGM. He has been Chairman since the beginning of the tza… Continue reading May 2013 – AGM (and Quiz)