You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.

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Large Blue

Poldens Large Blue Action Group

Tuesday 6th October 2015 to Monday 29th February 2016, 10.00am-3.30pm
Polden Hills, Somerset

Come and help us manage sites for the Large Blue butterfly in the Polden Hills landscape, Somerset.

Small Blue

Members' Day

Saturday 10th October 2015, 9.45am-4.30pm
Battleby Conference Centre, Redgorton, Perth

Our annual Members' Day is an informal chance to meet like-minded butterfly and moth enthusiasts and chat and hear about the wonderful highlights of the season.


Norfolk - Wild About Norfolk

Saturday 10th October 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Easton College, Easton, NR9 5DX

Wild About Norfolk is an annual wildlife and environmental fair showcasing the local groups and national organisations who protect, enhance and restore Norfolk's wildlife and landscape.

Buff Ermine Caterpillar

Cornwall: Kehelland Apple Day 2015!

Saturday 10th October 2015, 11.00am-5.00pm
Kehelland Horticultural Centre, Kehelland, Camborne

Come to Apple Day 2015 and find out more about the Cornwall Branch of Butterfly Conservation, who will have a stall at the event!

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Yorkshire Branch Members' Day And AGM

Sunday 11th October 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington

Yorkshire Branch Members' Day and AGM at the Yorskhire Air Museum, Elvington. Guest speakers, photographic competition, raffle and much much more!

Lankham Bottom Reserve

Conservation Action Day At Lankham Bottom

Sunday 11th October 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Lankham Bottom Reserve, not far from Maiden Newton

Join volunteers from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation to help maintain this important reserve. Day includes gorse and scrub clearing.

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South Wales: Branch AGM And Members Day

Saturday 17th October 2015, 10.00am-3.00pm
Kenfig National Nature Reserve VIsitor Centre, Ton Kenfig, Pyle

This year the South Wales Branch AGM And Members Day will be held at Kenfig NNR.

Winter Work Party: Fermyn Woods Country Park

Sunday 18th October 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Fermyn Woods Country Park

Fermyn Woods Country Park : Scrub clearance in the main park for Dingy and Grizzled Skippers and Green Hairstreaks.

Conservation Work Day

Sunday 25th October 2015, 10.00am-3.30pm
Cashmoor Down

Our annual tidy-up of this chalk downland site


Lincolnshire: Charity Quiz

Monday 26th October 2015, 7.00pm-9.30pm
Vine House Farm,Deeping St Nicholas, Spalding

This charity quiz is raising money for three charities, including Butterfly Conservation. The cost of entry includes the quiz, a Hog Roast dinner and soft drinks.

Fund Raising Afternoon

Saturday 31st October 2015, 2.30pm-5.00pm
Upton Community Centre, Poole

Fund raising event including a talk by Dr Martin Warren

Upper Thames Branch Open Day and AGM

Saturday 31st October 2015, 10.30am-5.00pm
St Peter's Church Hall, Earley, Berks RG6 1EY

The Upper Thames Branch Members' Day and AGM includes talks, displays, the ever-popular photographic competition and the Annual General Meeting.

Moth Trapping

Gloucestershire: Annual Plumed Prominent Event

Sunday 1st to Monday 30th November 2015
Various locations in the Cotswolds, to be arranged

Join the Gloucestershire Branch at this national event which place annually on one or more nights during November at various locations in the Cotswolds.

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Dorset: Conservation Action Day

Sunday 1st November 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Alners Gorse Butterfly Reserve, Hazelbury Bryan, north Dorset

Join the Dorset Branch on their Alners Gorse Butterfly Reserve, an extremely rich site for all sorts of wildlife, especially butterflies and moths and help with the ongoing woodland and scrub management work to to enable the Marsh Fritillary butterfly to re-colonise from nearby sites.

Winter Weekend Workdays

Sunday 1st November 2015 to Sunday 13th March 2016
Various sites in Vale of Glamorgan, Carmarthenshire, Teifi valley and Cross Hands

Winter Sundays, for the more energetic.

Field Visits, Surveys and Workparties

Monday 2nd November 2015 to Friday 15th April 2016
Various, in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire.

Weekdays. There will be autumn, winter & early spring brown hairstreak egg surveys in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion & Pembrokeshire.

Habitat Mangement Day Caeau Ffos Fach

Tuesday 3rd November 2015: 10am
Cross Hands

Light scrub and bramble removal and other light management work needs to be carried out, even with regular summer cattle grazing, on our marsh fritillary reserve near Cross Hands.

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Sussex: Branch AGM

Saturday 7th November 2015, 1.30pm-4.30pm
Oathall Community College, Lindfield, nr Haywards Heath

Wester Moss Work Party, Stirling

Sunday 8th November 2015, 10.00am -3.30pm
Fallin, Stirling

Come and help us continue to block old ditches and remove invasive scrub from our wonderful lowland peatland nature reserve! Bring stout boots or wellies, warm clothing and a packed lunch. Please let us know if you planning to come.

Upper Thames Work Party

Sunday 8th November 2015, 10.30am-1.00pm
Holtspur Bottom, Bucks

Guided walk, planting and raking at Holtspur Bottom reserve

National AGM & Members' Day

Saturday 14th November 2015, 9.30am-5.15pm
Hilton Cobham

Held in Surrey this year, all welcome. Hilton Cobham, Seven Hills Rd, Surrey KT11 1EW. 3km NE of M25/A3, jct10