Distance in Miles
  • South West Scotland. Butterfly Walk & Big Butterfly Count

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm

    Mossdale, near Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway

    An easy walk along the disused railway, hoping to see Scotch Argus and Dark Green Fritillaries, amongst others.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Wildlife Garden Open Day

    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.

  • Norfolk : Butterflies in the Park

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm

    Eaton Park, Norwich

    Visit our stand near the circular herbaceous border in Eaton Park.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Devon: Field Trip - Alners' Gorse BC Reserve, Dorset

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 11:00am

    Alners' Gorse BC Reserve

    Guided walk at Alners' Gorse BC Reserve, Dorset, with option to go on to Rooksmoor

  • Dorset: ALNERS GORSE RESERVE

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 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.

  • Big Butterfly count: Salcey Forest

    Sunday 28th July 2019, 11:00am-2:00pm

    Northamptonshire NN7 2HX

    Join us to take part in the Big Butterfly Count in Salcey Forest!

  • East Scotland: Big Butterfly Count, Moths & more at Duthie Park Environment Day

    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!

  • Cornwall: Godolphin Woods Butterfly Walk and 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!

  • East Scotland: Marvellous Moths & 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...

  • Surrey field trip: Reigate Hill

    Tuesday 30th July 2019, 11:00am-3:00pm

    Reigate RH2 9RP

    Join the Branch on this guided butterfly walk, where we hope to see species like the Chalk Hill Blue.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Northern Ireland: Allotment Safari and Big Butterfly Count

    Tuesday 30th July 2019, 1:00pm-3:00pm

    Nunnery Hill Allotments in Dungannon Park, Tyrone

    Join the NI Branch at the Nunnery Hill Allotments in Dungannon Park to explore what wildlife can be found and to look out for summer butterflies!

  • Lincolnshire: Snakeholme Pit Work party

    Tuesday 30th July 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm

    Snakeholme Pit nature reserve, West Lindsey, LN8 5JL /Grid Reference: TF116715

    Come and join us at this summer work party to maintain important butterfly habitat at Snakeholme Pit Nature Reserve in West Lindsey.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Devon: Marsh Fritillary Larval Web Survey Training

    Wednesday 31st July 2019, 10:30am-3:00pm

    Exact location TBC, near Widecombe-in-the-Moor

    A workshop focused on the identification and survey techniques for Marsh Fritillary caterpillars.

    There will also be an opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

     

  • West Midlands: Butterfly Habitat work & Big Butterfly Count

    Wednesday 31st July 2019, 10:30am-1:00pm

    Prees Heath Common Reserve near Whitchurch, Shropshire

    Join the Branch at BC's Prees Heath Common Reserve near Whitchurch - home of the Silver-studded Blue butterfly. We're asking people to help us with ragwort and birch clearance to maintain this wonderful butterfly habitat.

    It's also a great chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!

  • Dorset: THE BUTTERFLIES OF LULWORTH

    Wednesday 31st July 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Bindon Hill, Lulworth, Purbeck

    Our sixth visit to this splendid hilltop habitat

     

  • Somerset & Bristol: Brean Down (Guided walk)

    Wednesday 31st July 2019, 11:00pm-1:30pm

    Brean Down, Mendip Hills

    A walk out on Brean Down, the western end of the Mendip Hills stretching into the Bristol channel.

  • Gloucestershire: Sudeley Castle

    Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th August 2019, 10:00am-5:00pm

    Celebration of the Big Butterfly Count at this big Sudeley Castle event.

  • West Midlands: Guided butterfly walk at Wigmore Rolls

    Thursday 1st August 2019, 10:30am-1:00pm

    Wigmore Rolls, Herefordshire

    Join the Branch and Forestry England for a guided butterfly walk, where we hope to find the Wood White butterfly.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Norfolk; Field trip to Tyrrels Wood

    Thursday 1st August 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Tyrrels Wood

    Join us to search for butterflies at this unrecorded Woodland Trust SSSI site, north of Pulham Market.

    This will also be a great time to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Hertfordshire & Middlesex: Moth and Bat Evening at Fryent Country Park (Organised by HMWT)

    Thursday 1st August 2019, 8:30pm-10:30pm

    Fryent Country Park

    Moth and Bat Evening ~ Organised by HMWT so a donation will be requested.

  • Hampshire: Butterfly Day at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

    Friday 2nd August 2019, 10:00am-4:00pm

    Jermyns Ln, Ampfield, Romsey SO51 0QA

    Join the Branch in Romsey for a day of butterfly-themed activities and to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!

  • Cornwall: Survey Day and Big Butterfly Count

    Friday 2nd August 2019, 10:30am-3:30pm

    West Bassett stamps and Wheal Buller, Carnkie, Nr Redruth

    Join the Cornwall Branch at this volunteer event where we will be showing people how to survey butterflies.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!

  • East Scotland: Night Hunters & their Prey

    Friday 2nd August 2019, 8:00pm-11:00pm

    Visitor Information Centre, Crathie AB35 5UL

    A fun evening to get up close and personal with bats and moths.

  • Surrey field trip: Train West - Deepdene to Gomshall

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 9:42am-4:30pm

    Gomshall GU5 9NU

    Target: Silver-spotted Skipper

  • Suffolk: Butterflies of East Suffolk

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 10:00am-1:00pm

    Kenton Hills car park, Leiston IP16 4UP

    Join us on this walk to find butterflies in Kenton Hills, Sizewell Belts and Broom Covert.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count, but please note, dogs are not allowed on most of the permissive paths of this walk.

  • East Scotland: Butterfly Walk at Tentsmuir Point National Nature Reserve

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 10:00am-4:00pm

    Tentsmuir Point National Nature Reserve, Tayport, Fife, KY16 0DR

    Join us at Tentsmuir - to count the Grayling butterfly at one of its main sites in Fife. You could also see species like the Comma, Common Blue, Dark Green Fritillary, Small Heath, Small Tortoiseshell, Painted Lady and Small Copper.

    This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • HIGHLAND. DARK BORDERED BEAUTY BASH

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 10:00am-1:30pm

    Insh Marshes, by the River Spey between Kingussie and Kincraig in Badenoch and Strathspey

    Join us for the annual monitoring of the Dark Bordered Beauty Moth at RSPB Insh Marshes.

    You can also take the opportunity to do a Big Butterfly Count.

  • Upper Thames Field Meeting (48)

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 10:30am-2:00pm

    Buttlers Hangings, West Wycombe, Bucks

    Join us on a to see summer butterflies and hopefully some of the rarer species on Buttler’s Hanging, including Chalk Hill Blue and Silver-spotted Skipper.

    This is also a good opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count.

  • Yorkshire: Purple Hairstreak Walk and Big Butterfly Count

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    Bracken Hall Countryside Centre, Glen Road, Baildon, West Yorkshire, BD17 5EA

    Join the Yorkshire Branch on this butterfly walk to try and see the beautiful Purple Hairstreak. This is also a great opportunity to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!

  • Warwickshire Branch: Graylings at The Bog & Big Butterfly Count

    Saturday 3rd August 2019, 11:00am-1:00pm

    The Bog, Stiperstones, Shropshire, SY5 0NG

    Join the Warwickshire Branch on this free guided butterfly walk in Shropshire, where we hope to find the Grayling butterfly. This is also a great chance to take part in the Big Butterfly Count!