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.

Kent: Lullingstone Country Park

Sunday 15th July 2018: 10.30am

Join the Kent Branch on a walk north of Shoreham, where we hope to see Dark Green Fritillary and other summer butterflies. This event takes place during Big Butterfly Count - why not download a...

Essex Skipper

Dorset: Field Trip - Motcombe Meadows

Saturday 21st July 2018, 1.00pm-4.00pm
Motcombe, near Shaftesbury

Join us to explore this site where you can see butterflies like the Purple Hairstreak and Essex Skipper.

Kent: High Elms Country Park

Sunday 22nd July 2018: 10.30am
Farnborough

Join the Kent Branch on a walk in High Elms Country Park to see Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies, amongst others. This event takes place during Big Butterfly Count.

Dark Green Fritillary

Dorset: Guided Walk On Martin Down

Sunday 22nd July 2018, 11.00am-4.00pm
Martin Down On Dorset/Hampshire Border

Join the Dorset Branch for a search for downland and woodland species on the National Nature Reserve including Dark Green Fritillary

Brown Hairstreak

Dorset: Guided Walk - Alners Gorse Reserve

Saturday 28th July 2018, 11.00am-3.30pm
Alners Gorse Reserve, Near Hazelbury Bryan

Join the Dorset Branch on this great opportunity to see the elusive Brown Hairstreak at our Alner's Gorse reserve. We also hope to see Purple Hairstreak, Silver-washed Fritillary and other summer woodland butterflies.

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Dorset: Guided Walk - Little Bredy

Saturday 4th August 2018, 11.00am-3.30pm
Little Bredy, West Dorset

Join Dorset branch on a ramble through the beautiful countryside of west Dorset

Small Tort (Andrew Lawson)

Dorset: Guided Butterfly Walk

Sunday 5th August 2018, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Rodwell Trail, Weymouth

Families are being invited to join BC on this guided butterfly walk along the old railway line between Weymouth and Portland...

Kent: White Hill Reserve

Sunday 5th August 2018: 10.30am
Shoreham, north of Sevenoaks

Join the Kent Branch at our White Hill reserve, where we hope to see Chalk Hill Blues butterflies, amongst others. This is the last day of the Big Butterfly Count survey - why not download a...

Chalk Hill Blue

Dorset: The Butterflies Of Lulworth

Monday 6th August 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm
Bindon Hill, Lulworth, Purbeck

Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk with fine views, targeting the Chalkhill Blue