Friday 3rd May to Thursday 26th September 2019, 9:00pm-7:00am
A new monthly trapping event to be held in various locations in Tentsmuir Forest.
Friday 28th to Saturday 29th June 2019, 9:30pm-1:00pm
Highgate Common, South Staffordshire DY7 5BS
Join BC's West Midland's Branch in celebrating 50 years of the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust! We'll be joining their team at 9.30pm for an evening walk at Highgate Common on the Friday and on Saturday, we'll be taking a look at the moths found at this site (9.30am), followed by a guided butterfly walk at 11am.
Join us for one, or both events!
Hertfordshire & Middlesex: Butterfly Walk and examining the contents of the previous night’s moth trap at Tower Hamlets Cemetery
Saturday 29th June 2019, 10:00am-4:00pm
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park
Tower Hamlets Summer Fair to include a Butterfly Walk in the afternoon and the inspection of a moth trap run on the previous evening.
Saturday 29th to Sunday 30th June 2019, 10:00am-12:00pm
Landseer Park car park. Grid ref: TM176425
Landseer Park Summer Butterfly walk.
Come and see the vast array of butterflies among the flower rich meadows, 17 species seen in 2018.
Saturday 29th June 2019, 10:00am-3:30pm
Come join us for a short walk northwards along the coastal path at Tentsmuir Point NNR, where we hope to see butterflies like the Comma, Common Blue, Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Small Tortoiseshell, Painted Lady and Small Copper...
Sunday 30th June 2019, 10:00am-11:30am
Family Friendly Butterfly walk ~ organised by the Woodland Trust and a fee will be charged when booking
Sunday 30th June 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Prees Heath Common Nature Reserve, Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 3JY
Join us on a free guided butterfly walk at this BC reserve in Shropshire - the only place in the Midlands to see the stunning Silver-studded Blue butterfly!
Sunday 7th July 2019, 11:00am-4:00pm
Iford Manor, Iford, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 2BA
A FREE family event in the orchard at beautiful Iford Manor, Bradford upon Avon - all welcome!
Sunday 7th July 2019, 11:00am-5:00pm
If you only visit one nature event this year then this is it! Butterfly Conservation will be there along with around 50 other organisations.
Wednesday 10th July 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm
Wyre Forest, Worcs - meet at Hawkbatch car park on B4194 Bewdley-Kinlet road, near DY12 3AF
Join the West Midlands Branch on a guided butterfly walk in the Wyre Forest, followed by a Big Butterfly Picnic! Advance booking required...
Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th July 2019, 9:00am-5:00pm
Two days, 100 acres, hundreds of attractions and tens of thousands of visitors – the Cotswold Show is now one of the most popular on the regional Country Show calendar. Visit our stand to learn about butterflies, moths, caterpillars and how to help them.
Saturday 13th July 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm
An exciting opportunity to join us for a short walk along the coastal path at Kincraig Point to see and photograph our target species the Northern Brown Argus..
Tuesday 16th July 2019, 9:00pm-1:00pm
Foxley Wood (Norfolk Wildlife Trust)
We will again be opening moth traps(at 9:00am) put out the night before courtesy of NWT, followed at about 10:30am, by a butterfly walk round this reserve looking for summer butterflies
Friday 19th July 2019, 10:00am-3:00pm
Knoll Gardens, Stapehill Road, Hampreston, Wimborne BH21 7ND
By Invitation only - The Knoll Gardens Foundation welcomes Butterfly Conservation members and volunteers to the garden free-of-charge as part of the charity’s drive to promote wildlife friendly gardening with the ‘wow factor’...
Saturday 20th July 2019, 10:30am-12:30pm
Fingle Bridge, Dartmoor, EX6 6PW
Help Butterfly Conservation and the Fingle Rangers search for butterflies as part of the Big Butterfly Count.
Saturday 20th July 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm
Hilfield Park Reservoir
Family butterfly discovery day ~ Organised by HMWT so a donation will be requested.
Saturday 20th July 2019, 12:00pm-4:30pm
The July open day for our nectar garden.
Sunday 21st July 2019, 11:00am-4:00pm
Longcliffe Brassington Matlock Derbyshire DE4 4HN
Join the East Midlands Branch at Derbyshire's only butterfly reserve for a day of guided butterfly walks, ice-cream, cake and a chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count - a free day out for the whole family!
Thursday 25th July 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm
Carnon Valley, Carnon Valley Car Park, Truro TR3 7LN
Join us for a wildlife walk along the Carnon Valley, where we hope to see common butterflies and possibly some Silver-studded Blue butterflies.
Thursday 25th July 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Insh Marshes, near Kingussie. Nearest post code: PH21 1NS
Join the Highlands & Island's Branch for a gentle walk along one of the nature trails at Insh Marshes to look for butterflies and take part in Butterfly Conservation’s Big Butterfly Count.
Friday 26th July 2019, 8:30pm-10:30pm
Leith Hall car park, Kennethmont AB54 4NQ Aberdeenshire
Families are being invited to join our local moth recorder to learn more about the fascinating world of moths, using light and sugar traps (that don’t harm the moths) to attract these night-flying creatures! You'll also get to go learn more about bats and go on a walk to find some...
Saturday 27th July 2019, 10:30am-12:00am
New Ferry Butterfly Park, Howell Road, Bebington, New Ferry, Cheshire CH62 5BJ
This butterfly walk is the perfect event to hone Butterfly ID skills for the beginner and is a chance to take part in The Big Butterfly Count too!
Saturday 27th July 2019, 11:00am-3:30pm
RSPB Winterbourne Downs, Newton Tony, SP4 0HA
Join us for the Big Butterfly Count at this family event at RSPB Winterbourne Downs
Saturday 27th July 2019, 1:00pm-4:00pm
Meet - Millennium Centre car park, Magnolia Close Post Code - IP28 8TT Grid Ref - TL699703
Red Lodge Heath Butterfly Walk.
With over 20 species recorded on this SSSI, it is a good place to see butterflies even on a damp day.
Sunday 28th July 2019, 10:00am-1:00pm
Red Moss of Balerno
Peat Bogs are wonderful places for wildlife. Join us at the Red Moss nature reserve to discover what lives there!
Sunday 28th July 2019, 10:30am-4:00pm
Meet: Park at Prior's Oak, Leiston Road, Aldeburgh (B1122 Leiston to Aldeburgh Road) Map Ref: TM452591 Post Code: IP15 5QE
Wildlife Garden Open Day.
An invitation from BC member Mrs Trudie Willis, to visit her 10 acre garden, including a Buddleia and Honeysuckle collection.
Sunday 28th July 2019, 12:00pm-4:00pm
Rangers Office, Duthie Park, Polmuir Road, Aberdeen AB11 7TH
Come and visit the Butterfly Conservation stand at Duthie Park Environment Day - we'll be running children's activities, have moths on display and if the weather is good, we'll help you take part in the Big Butterfly Count!
Sunday 28th July 2019, 1:30pm-3:30pm
Near Godolphin Cross, Helston, TR13 9RE
Join the Cornwall Branch on this guided butterfly walk through Godolphin Woods, where we hope to see the Purple Hairstreak and other species.
This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!
Tuesday 30th July 2019, 10:00am-12:30pm
Burn o’ Vat Visitor Centre, near Dinnet AB34 5NB Aberdeenshire
Discover the amazing diversity of moths and their roles in nature! This is also a chance to find out how to take part in the Big Butterfly Count...
Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th August 2019, 10:00am-5:00pm
Celebration of the Big Butterfly Count at this big Sudeley Castle event.