• Dorset: Upton Heath Moths and Butterflies

    Friday 17th August 2018, 9.00am-1.00pm

    Upton Heath near Poole

    Join the Dorset Branch and Dorset Wildlife Trust at 9.00 am for an inspection of the overnight moth trap, followed at 11am by a butterfly walk looking for Grayling butterflies and other wildlife.

  • Suffolk: Butterfly Walk

    Saturday 18th August 2018, 10.00am-1.00pm

    Sutton Heath, Woodbridge

    Butterfly walk with target species including Grayling, Small Copper and summer Dragonflies.

  • Hampshire: Perham Ranges butterflies

    Saturday 18th August 2018, 10.30am-1.30pm

    Target species include: Brown Hairstreak, Silver-spotted Skipper and Dark Green Fritillary.

  • Gloucestershire: Guided Butterfly Walk with the Warwickshire Branch

    Saturday 18th August 2018, 11.00am-15.00pm

    Rodborough Common, Stroud

    The Warwickshire Branch are in Gloucestershire leading a guided walk on Rodborough Common to find butterflies like the Adonis and Chalk Hill Blues – why not join them?!

  • Upper Thames Field Meeting

    Saturday 18th August 2018: 10.30am

    Hundred Acre Piece, Mortimer, Berks

    Join us on a walk to look for the Grayling butterfly.

  • Dorset: Guided Walk - Weymouth Relief Road

    Saturday 18th August 2018, 1.00pm-4.00pm

    Weymouth, DT3

    Join us on this visit to some newly created chalk downland habitat, where more than 20 species of butterfly have already been recorded...

  • Gloucestershire: Nottingham Hill/Longwood Common Walk

    Saturday 18th August 2018: 2pm

    Near Cheltenham

    This is a hillside walk with gentle/steep inclines over limestone grassland. We hope to see a variety of butterflies and especially Wall Brown, Chalkhill Blue and Brown Argus.

  • Gloucestershire: Prinknash Butterfly Nectar Garden Open Day

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 11.45am-4.30pm

    Prinknash Abbey

    The Butterfly Nectar Garden at Prinknash is part of the walled garden owned by the monks at Prinknash Abbey, near Cranham, Gloucester GL4 8EX. Members of the Branch will be on hand to answer questions about butterflies and plants and Butterfly Conservation in general.

  • Kent: Lydden Down

    Sunday 19th August 2018: 10.30am

    Lydden Down, Kent Wildlife Trust Reserve

    Join the Kent Branch at this Kent Wildlife Trust reserve, where we hope to see Silver-spotted Skipper and other downland species of butterflies.

  • Cornwall: Gwennap Head and Porthgwarra Walk

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 10.30am

    Near Land’s End

  • Cumbria Field Trip

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 10.00am-1.00pm

    Underbarrow Road Kendal

    Small Tortoiseshell, Red Admiral, Peacock, Painted Lady, Comma and other late summer butterflies

  • Somerset and Bristol: Butterfly Walk

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 11.00am-1.30pm

    Probably the best site in Somerset for seeing adult Brown Hairstreak.

  • Surrey: Field Trip

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 11.00am-3.00pm

    Denbies Hillside, Dorking

    Join the Surrey Branch for a field trip to Denbies Hillside; target: Adonis Blue, Silver-spotted Skipper

  • Dorset: Butterfly Walk on Ballard Down

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm

    Swanage

    Join the Dorset Branch and Dorset Wildlife Trust on a visit to enjoy the butterflies of Ballard Down, including the second brood of Adonis Blue...
  • Dorset: Guided Walk - Fontmell Down

    Sunday 19th August 2018, 11.00am-4.00pm

    Fontmell Down, Near Shaftesbury, Dorset

    Join the Dorset and Devon Branches at this joint event near Shaftesbury to find the Silver-spotted Skipper and other species...

  • East Scotland, Borders: Moths In The Manor Valley Near Peebles

    Wednesday 22nd to Thursday 23rd August 2018, 8.00pm-11.00am

    Manor Valley Near Peebles

    Learn about moth-trapping and survey methods in the evening and/or come back the following morning to inspect some of the moths found. An event with the Tweeddale U3A Group.

  • Surrey: Field Trip

    Wednesday 22nd August 2018, 10:30am

    Bookham Common

    Join the Surrey Branch for a field trip to Bookham Common and a chance to see the Brown Hairstreak.

  • Norfolk: Moth Event

    Thursday 23rd August 10:15 am

    Held jointly with NWT, in the new Visitor Centre to learn about the fascinating lives and behaviour of moths.

  • Surrey: Field Trip

    Thursday 23rd August 2018, 10.30am

    Newdigate Brickworks, south of Dorking

    Join the Surrey Branch for a field trip to Newdigate Brickworks; target: Breen Hairstreak.

  • Hampshire: Yew Tree Heath, New Forest

    Thursday 23rd August 2018, 10.30am-13.30pm

    Aiming to see: Grayling, Small Heath and, possibly, late Dark Green Fritillary.

  • Upper Thames: Work Party

    Thursday 23rd August 2018, 10am-1pm

    Holtspur Bottom, West Of Beaconsfield, Bucks

    Join the Upper Thames Branch pulling ragwort at our Holtspur Bottom reserve.

  • Dorset: Guided Walk At Osmington

    Friday 24th August 2018, 11.00am-3.30pm

    Osmington, east Of Weymouth

    Enjoy a leisurely coastal downland and country lane walk with the Dorset branch. We shall be looking for at least 15 species of butterfly, including Adonis Blue and Wall...

  • Dorset: Visit Our Stall At The Oak Fair, Stock Gaylard Park

    Saturday 25th to Sunday 26th August 2018, 10.00am-5.00pm

    Stock Gaylard, Sturminster Newton

    Come and find the Dorset Branch, who will have a stall at this two-day event on the Stock Gaylard Estate near Sturminster Newton...

  • Sussex: Brown Hairstreaks at the Steyning Downland Scheme

    Saturday 25th August 2018, 10am-12.30pm

    Steyning, West Sussex

    Join us on this search for the Brown Hairstreak butterfly and other common species associated with Chalk Grassland...

  • Hampshire: Whitlock’s Walk – Keyhaven and Pennington Marshes

    Sunday 25th August 2018, 10.00am-1.30pm

    Aiming to see: Wall Brown, plus coastal flora and birdlife.

  • Kent: Field Trip to West Sussex

    Sunday 26th August 2018: 11am

    Steyning, West Sussex

    Join the Kent Branch on a field trip to see the Brown Hairstreak butterfly in West Sussex.

  • Upper Thames: Work Party

    Tuesday 28th August 2018, 10am-1pm

    Holtspur Bottom, West Of Beaconsfield, Bucks

    Join the Upper Thames Branch pulling ragwort at our Holtspur Bottom reserve.

  • Dorset: The Butterflies Of Lulworth

    Thursday 30th August 2018, 11.00am-1.00pm

    Bindon Hill, Lulworth, Purbeck

    Join the Dorset Branch on this guided walk with fine views, targeting Adonis Blue and Wall

  • Gloucestershire: Stinchcombe Hill Walk

    Friday 31st August 2018: 2pm

    Near Dursley

    Stinchcombe Hill is a limestone grassland site with magnificent views. We hope to see Adonis Blue and Chalkhill Blue as well as the regular grassland butterflies.

  • Hampshire: Butterflies of Old Winchester Hill

    Satrurday 1st September 2018, 10.30am-1.30pm

    Aiming to see: Silver-spotted Skipper, Adonis Blue and Clouded Yellow.