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Whitwell Common 9th August 2014

Dave Brice and Greg Bond were warmly welcomed at the local trust’s Open Day on the excellent SSSI at Whitwell Common south of Reepham

Field Trip to Holt Country Park

True to form the day broke, cloudy, cool and looking as though it could rain. Well we are used to this for butterfly walks. In spite of the weather thirteen people gathered in the car park at Holt Country Park. It was very overcast and cool, the conditions not at all propitious for our quest.

Royal Norfolk Show 2014

Once again the Norfolk branch of Butterfly Conservation had a stand at the Royal Norfolk Show. This year we were blessed with good weather making the show that bit more enjoyable

Field Trip to Pigney's Wood

In spite of the weather twelve of us arrived at Pigney's Wood, a 58 acre community woodland south of Knapton.

Catfield Fen Open Day 8th June 2014

Our annual Open Day is the only day in the year when members of BC and the public have the opportunity to see what the inside of the reserve is like.

Butterfly Fightback Begins

UK butterflies rallied last summer following their worst year on record but numbers were still below average, a study has revealed.