Events

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

To find an event near you just select your branch area (see In Your Area to find the closest branch to you) and then click the Filter button. You can also refine your selection using the Categories on the left-hand panel.

Green Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 23rd May 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm
Grangelands NR, Lower Cadsden, Bucks

Join us on a field meeting to search for spring butterflies on chalk downland.

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 24th May 2015, 11.00am-2.00pm
Stonepit Field, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, Bucks

Join us on a field trip looking for the Small Blue and other grassland butterflies.

Adonis Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 30th May 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm
Lardon Chase, Streatley, Berks

Join us on a field trip to search for first-generation Adonis Blues and other spring butterflies.

D Skipper

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 31st May 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm
Hackpen Hill, Oxon

Join us on a field trip to look for spring butterflies and day-flying moths.

Small Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 6th June 2015, 10.30am-1.00pm
Bradenham, Bucks

Join us on a walk to see Small Blues and other spring species.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 13th June 2015, 2.30pm-3.30pm
Holtspur Valley Reserves, Bucks

Join us on a visit to our flagship reserve.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 14th June 2015, 11.00am-2.00pm
Holtspur Valley Reserves, Bucks

Join us on a visit to our flagship reserve.

Wood White

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Tuesday 16th June 2015, 11.00am-1.00pm
Salcey Forest, Northamptonshire

A joint meeting with the Beds and Northants branch to see the Wood White

Black Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 20th June 2015, 11.00am-2.00pm
Finemere Wood, Bucks

Join our Black Hairstreak champion to see his butterfly.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Wednesday 24th June 2015, 10.30am-1.00pm
Small Dean Lane and Park Wood near Saunderton, Bucks

Help to monitor the progress of a Duke of Burgundy reintroduction

Upper Thames Field Meetings

Sunday 28th June 2015, 9.30am-0.00pm
Horsenden Hill, Middlesex

Join us on a trip to look for the White-letter Hairstreak in a neighbouring county.

White Admiral

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 4th July 2015, 9.30am-0.00pm
Bowdown Wood, Berks

Join us on a field trip to see the White Admiral, led by its champion.

Silver-studded Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 5th July 2015, 11.00am-2.00pm
Silchester Common, Hampshire

Join us on a trip to see the SIlver-studded Blue in a neighbouring county.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 11th July 2015: 10.30am
Bernwood Forest, Bucks

Join us on a field trip to see the Purple Emperor, led by its champion.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 12th July 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm
Bernwood Forest, Bucks

Join us on a field trip to see the Purple Emperor, led by its champion.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 18th July 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm
The Holies, Streatley, Berks

Join us on a field trip to the Holies for summer butterflies

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 19th July 2015, 10.30am-1.30pm
North Bucks Way, Milton Keynes, Bucks

Join us on a walk looking for summer butterflies.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Tuesday 21st July 2015, 10.00am-0.00pm
Pitstone Hill, Bucks

Join us on a field trip looking for butterflies, day-flying moths and flora

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 25th July 2015, 3.00pm-5.00pm
Hagbourne, Oxfordshire

Join us on an afternoon walk along part of the disused railway line which runs from Didcot to Newbury.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 26th July 2015, 10.30am-1.00pm
Oven Bottom, Oxfordshire

Join us on a visit to Aston Upthorpe Downs to look for butterflies of high summer.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 2nd August 2015, 10.30am-1.00pm
Hackpen Hill (aka Crowhole Bottom, Devil's Punchbowl), Oxon

Join us on a walk at the Devil's Punchbowl to look for the Chalk Carpet and summer butterflies.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 8th August 2015: 11.00am
Holtspur Valley Reserves, Bucks

A trip to see summer butterflies, hopefully Chalkhill Blue, at our own reserve.

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Sunday 9th August 2015: 11.00am
Aston Rowant NNR, Oxon

A walk to see the Silver–spotted Skipper on prime chalk downland.

Brown Hairstreak

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Friday 14th August 2015: 10.00am
Whitecross Green Wood, Oxon

A trip to see the Brown Hairstreak in a delightfully quiet nature reserve.

Adonis Blue

Upper Thames Field Meeting

Saturday 15th August 2015: 10.30am
Lardon Chase, Berks

A trip to see second-generation Adonis Blues as well as other summer butterflies.

Upper Thames

Sunday 23rd August 2015: 11.00am
Wishmoor Bottom Berks

A trip to a reliable place to see the Grayling.

Upper Thames Field Trip

Sunday 30th August 2015: 11.00am
Bernwood Forest, Bucks

A walk to see what has survived the summer.