Hertfordshire & Middlesex branch

 Hertfordshire & Middlesex branch

Species to look out for


Herts & Middlesex Branch logoWelcome to the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

The Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch has over 950 members and covers the administrative county of Hertfordshire and the Watsonian Vice-county of Middlesex (VC21).

The London Boroughs included within the Branch area are Barnet, Brent, Camden, City of London, City of Westminster, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Richmond (north of the Thames) and Tower Hamlets.

If you live in the region and are a member of Butterfly Conservation you automatically become a member of the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Branch.

Latest News

View all Hertfordshire & Middlesex branch news stories


Red AdmiralHave you seen a butterfly?

Please report all butterfly sightings to our Branch Organiser, Liz Goodyear: elizabethgoodyear@talk21.com. When sending in news from a site for the first time, a grid reference or post code would be appreciated.

Thursday 1st December 2016 

  • I saw a red admiral on Patmore Heath - Jenny Sherwen 

  • Red Admiral in sun today at Panshanger Park next to car park - Simon Knott

Visit our regularly updated branch website for butterfly sightings news from around the Hertfordshire and Middlesex area.

Get Your Copy Today!

Butterflies of Hertfordshire & Middlesex - by Andrew Wood

This guidebook includes:

  • Photographs of each species
  • Where and when to see them
  • Why are they disappearing

Buy Your Copy Now!

Herts & Middlesex Guide Book


Hertfordshire And Middlesex: Butterfly Walk

Sunday 14th May 2017, 10.30am-12pm

Join the Herts and Middlesex Branch on this butterfly walk on Waterford Heath organised by the Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust (donation of £3 requested). We will be looking for Grizzled Skipper butterflies...

Hertfordshire And Middlesex: Guided Walk

Tuesday 16th May 2017, 11am-1.30pm

Join the Herts and Middlesex Branch on a walk near Tring organised by Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust (a donation of £3 will be requested, booking essential). We hope to see spring butterflies, including Grizzled Skipper, Dingy Skipper and Green Hairstreak...

Hertfordshire And Middlesex: Guided Walk

Sunday 21st May 2017, 10.30am-1pm

Join the Herts & Middlesex Branch at the invitation of the Box Moor Trust for a morning walk to see spring butterflies including Dingy Skipper and day flying moths. This is also a good site for solitary bees and wasps, as well as having a significant array of wildflowers...

View all