Surrey & SW London branch

Colley Hill, Surrey

Species to look out for


Surrey logoIf you join BC and live in Surrey & SW London
you are automatically a member of our branch, which was created in 1995 from the old London branch. Membership reached 1,000 in Oct 2014.

Benefits include:
New Members' Day
40+ field trips
Members' Day: Dorking in November
Skipper magazine: March & October

Surrey Reserve: Oaken Wood

New Website
is our new website from Sep 2014.

It replaces,
which continues to the end of October as a recording facility only. A new recording system will be used in 2015.


View this season's records and add your own at

Above: Species to look out for
Scroll photos to see Surrey's 41 regular butterflies. Click image to reveal full details, life-cycle photos and video.

National recording schemes
iRecord Butterflies app


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Recently added: link to Philip Wright's YouTube videos.

Members' Day, Nov 22Programme

Prize Photo Show: please email entries by Nov 9 to

White Admiral 2nd brood in SW15

  White Admiral 2nd brood

Photo by Gay Carr in her Roehampton garden, Sep 22.

Butterfly gardening: seasonal tips

Big Butterfly Count: 2014 result
BBC on ITV: video clip (1m50s in)

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Surrey Skipper

County Atlas

Surrey AtlasPublished 2013. £16 (+ p&p) from

Also available:
Larger Moths of Surrey
Smaller Moths of Surrey