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  • Sussex: Grayling Caterpillar Hunt

    Friday 17th May 2019, 9:00am-11:30am

    Deep Dene, Wilmington, East Sussex BN26 5SQ

    We're planning an extensive study of Deep Dene to find out why the Grayling butterfly has hung on here and nowhere else - we need volunteers to help us look for Grayling caterpillars today - can you help? Children and dogs welcome!

  • Butterflies of North Suffolk

    Friday 17th May 2019, 10:30am-2:30pm

    West Hall Farm, Rickinghall Map Ref: TM 026734 Post Code: IP22 1LZ

    Butterflies of North Suffolk.

  • Gloucestershire: Woodchester Park After Dark

    Friday 17th May 2019, 8:45pm-10:45pm

    An evening walk to look and listen for bats and other nocturnal wildlife of the park.

  • South Wales:

    Saturday 18th May to Thursday 20th June 2019, 10:00am-4:00pm

    Various sites in Carmarthenshire and Glamorgan

    Visits to actual or potential Marsh Fritillary sites.

  • East Midlands: Longstone Edge (Derbyshire)

    Saturday 18th May 2019, 10:00am-1:00pm

    Longstone Edge, Derbyshire Dales

    Join the East Midlands Branch on this butterfly walk, where it's hoped you will see beautiful butterflies like the Green Hairstreak and Wall, as well as a number of other spring species.

  • Butterflies Along the Sailors' Path

    Saturday 18th May 2019, 10:30am-2:00pm

    Butterflies Along the Sailors' Path near Aldeburgh with optional afternoon visit to SWT Hazelwood Marshes

  • Totternhoe Quarry

    Saturday 18th May 2019, 10:30am-2:00pm

    Totternhoe Quarry: Target species - Duke of Burgundy and Small Blue

  • Upper Thames Field Meeting (34)

    Saturday 18th May 2019, 10:30am-1:30pm

    Pitstone Quarry, Bucks

    Join us on a trip to Pitstone Quarry for the Small Blue and other spring species

  • Sussex: Malling Down Magnificent Seven

    Saturday 18th May 2019, 10:30am-2:30pm

    Malling Down, Lewes, BN7 2RJ

    Join the Sussex Branch for a chance to spot the Adonis Blue, Wall Brown, Dingy Skipper, Green Hairstreak, Brown Argus, Small Copper and Small Heath butterflies! Two walks will be taking place today - you are welcome to come on one, or both!

  • Gloucestershire: Prestbury Hill Reserve (Bill Smyllie)

    Saturday 18th May 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm

    A guided walk around this Butterfly Conservation Reserve where we hope to see Duke of Burgundy, Small Blue and Green Hairstreak.

  • Fermyn Woods Country Park

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 9:00am-2:00pm

    Fermyn Woods Country Park Lyveden Rd, Brigstock, Kettering NN14 3HS

    Sunday, May 19th - Fermyn Woods Country Park Moth and Butterfly Day

  • Lincolnshire Field Trip - East Halton Skitter

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 10:00am-2:00pm

    Grid Reference: TA144228

    Come and discover some spring butterflies along the north coast of Lincolnshire

  • East Midlands: Guided Walk To See Spring Butterflies

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 10:00am-12:15pm

    Bingham Linear Park (Nottinghamshire)

    Join the East Midlands Branch on this guided walk at Bingham Linear Park to see spring butterflies and hopefully the Grizzled Skipper butterfly...

  • Upper Thames Field Meeting (45)

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 10:30am-1:30pm

    Aldbury Nowers, Bucks

    A chance to explore the chalk scrape at Aldbury Nowers to see how the regenerating flora is providing food for butterflies.

  • Hertfordshire & Middlesex: Butterfly Walk at Bovingdon Brickworks with the Box Moor Trust

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 10:30am-1:00pm

    Bovingdon Brickworks

    Butterfly walk for spring butterflies including Dingy Skipper and day flying moths

  • Somerset & Bristol: Fry's Hill, Axbridge (Guided walk)

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm

    Fry's Hill SSSI, Axbridge

    This is the first of our walks this season that visits the Mendip Hills. 

    Due to a display problem, when first listed this walk was showing as 11th May, but was corrected after a few days.  The walk is on Sunday 19th May.

  • Gloucestershire: Oakley Wood, near Cirencester

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    A guided walk around this woodland site where we hope to see Pearl-bordered Fritillary and Drab Looper.

  • Devon: Spring Woodland Festival; Return of the Flycatcher

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 11:00am-4:30pm

    East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve (parking nr. Yarner House)

    Family Event: March the Flycatcher back to his woods and enjoy a wild day out learning about the creatures he shares his summer home with.

  • Upper Thames Field Meeting (41)

    Sunday 19th May 2019, 11:00am-1:30pm

    Aston Upthorpe Downs, Oxon

    Join us on a trip to Aston Upthorpe Downs to look for spring butterflies, including Dingy and Grizzled Skippers and the Green Hairstreak...

  • Gloucestershire: Rock-rose Pot Beetle Identification & Survey Workshop

    Tuesday 21st May 2019, 10:45am-3:30pm

    Learn how to identify and survey for this rare and elusive beetle.

  • Surrey field trip: Brookwood Cemetery 1

    Tuesday 21st May 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm

    Pirbright GU24 0JE

    Target: Grizzled Skipper

  • Lancashire: Butterflies of Warton Crag

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 10:00am-2:00pm

    Warton Crag car park, Crag Road, Warton, Lancashire

    A chance to see Pearl-bordered, Small Pearl-bordered; Dingy Skipper and Green Hairstreak butterflies.

  • Spring Butterflies at Fossedene

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Fossedene Manor, Fosseway (B4455), Combrook, CV35 9AQ


    Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Bindon Hill, Lulworth

    A guided walk over Bindon Hill

  • East Midlands: Bagworth Heath Woods Country Park Butterfly Walk

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Heath Rd, Bagworth, West Leicestershire.

    Join the East Midlands Branch on this guided butterfly walk in Leicestershire at Bagworth Heath Woods Country Park, where we hope to see the Dingy Skipper, Small Heath and possibly Green Hairstreak...

  • Devon: Threatened Butterfly and Moth Survey Training

    Thursday 23rd May 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm

    Hound Tor Car Park, TQ13 9XG

    An identification and survey workshop focused on Marsh Fritillary, Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, and Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk-moth.

  • Dunstable Downs/Totternhoe Knolls Butterfly Walk

    Saturday 25th May 2019, 10:00am-2:00pm

    Chilterns Gateway Visitor Centre, Dunstable Road, Whipsnade LU6 2GY

    Join the East Midlands Branch on this trip to Bedfordshire, where you'll have a chance to see butterflies like the Grizzled Skipper, Dingy Skipper, Duke of Burgundy, Green Hairstreak and Brown Argus in the morning and then after lunch you'll head to nearby Totternhoe Knolls, which is a good site for the Small Blue.

  • Upper Thames Field Meeting (43)

    Saturday 25th May 2019, 10:30am-1:00pm

    Lardon Chase, Berks

    Join us on a field trip targeting the Adonis Blue and other spring species...

  • Surrey field trip: Norbury Park 1

    Saturday 25th May 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm

    Great Bookham KT23 4BP

    Target: Downland species

  • Devon: Field Trip - Guided walk at Cookworthy Woods near Holsworthy

    Saturday 25th May 2019, 1:00pm

    Gatherly moor entrance to Cookworthy Woods

    Guided walk at Cookworthy Woods near Holsworthy, for Wood White & Grizzled Skipper.