Programme

 

 

 

 

 

2017

 

 

Wed 1 Feb Sefton Park. Short walk.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 11.00 Lakeside café.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Wildfowl, parkland birds, Ring-necked Parakeet
Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

Sat 11 Feb Hightown to Waterloo.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 10.00 Hightown Station

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Waders
Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Jim Hughes

 

Sat 18 Feb. AGM

Type: Indoor meeting, talk followed by AGM, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 11.00 Liverpool Central Library Meeting Room.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book?  No, MEMBERS ONLY PLEASE

Talk: ‘Fantastic Plants of Ness Botanic Gardens’ by Tim Baxter

 

Wed 1 Mar Stanley Park. Short walk.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 11.00 by leaf globe behind Isla Gladstone Palm House. Car park off Anfield Rd. Buses 19 & 68

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Parkland birds, wildfowl
Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

Sat 18 Mar Wigan Flashes.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Lime Street Station for the 10.00 train or 11.00 at Wigan Pier.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Winter wildfowl
Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Sabena Blackbird

 

Sat 29 Apr Neston to Hooton.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Corner of Brook St/ High St Neston 10.30.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Spring migrants

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Jim Hughes

 

 

Sat 13 May Lunt Meadows.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 11.15 in car park; entrance on Lunt Road between Lunt and Homer Green.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

 

Sun 21 May Malltraeth Marsh, Anglesey.

Type: Coach Trip

Where we are meeting: 9.00 Rocket (Crimpers), 9.15 William Brown Street, 9.30 Conway Park and 9.45 Bromborough

Cost: £20.

Do I need to book? Yes with Coach Secretary Seema Aggarwhal Tel: 07984 231059 or if no answer with Christine Barton Tel: 07854 776421

What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: FTR & Guided, leader Dave Bryant

 

 

Sat 3 Jun Derbyshire Dales.

Type: Coach Trip

Where we are meeting: 8.30 Bromborough, 8.45 Conway Park, 9.00 William Brown Street, 9.15 Rocket (start M62)

Cost: £20.

Do I need to book? Yes with Coach Secretary Seema Aggarwhal Tel: 07984 231059 or if no answer with Christine Barton Tel: 07854 776421

What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Dave Bryant

 

 

Sat 17 Jun Cwm Idwal / Nant Ffrancon, Wales.

Type: Coach Trip

Where we are meeting: 8.30 Rocket (Crimpers), 8.45 William Brown Street, 9.00 Conway Park, 9.15 Bromborough

Cost: £20.

Do I need to book? Yes with Coach Secretary Seema Aggarwhal Tel: 07984 231059 or if no answer with Christine Barton Tel: 07854 776421

What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Dave Bryant

 

 

Sat 1 Jul Great Orme.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Meet 11.30 outside the Grand Hotel near the pier.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Seabirds, Wildflowers, Insects, Silver-studded Blue & Grayling Butterflies

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Sabena Blackbird

 

Sat 15 Jul Longton Brickcroft.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 10.45 Brickcroft car park. Buses No 2 from Southport or 2A from Ormskirk. Phone 0871 2002233 for details.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

 

Sun 23 Jul Leighton Moss RSPB / Silverdale.

Type: Coach Trip

Where we are meeting: 9.00 Bromborough, 9.15 Conway Park, 9.30 William Brown Street, 9.45 Rocket

Cost: £20.

Do I need to book? Yes with Coach Secretary Seema Aggarwhal Tel: 07984 231059 or if no answer with Christine Barton Tel: 07854 776421

What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: FTR & Guided, leader John Clegg

 

 

Sat 5 Aug Wigan Flashes.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Lime Street Station for the 10.00 train or 11.00 at Wigan Pier.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book?
No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see? Insects, Wildflowers

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Sabena Blackbird

 

 

Sat 19 Aug Port Sunlight River Park.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Meet 10.30 at car park.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

Sat 16 Sep Fairburn Ings RSPB.

Type: Coach Trip

Where we are meeting: 8.30 Bromborough, 8.45 Conway Park, 9.00 William Brown Street, 9.15 Rocket (start M62)

Cost: £20.

Do I need to book? Yes with Coach Secretary Seema Aggarwhal Tel: 07984 231059 or if no answer with Christine Barton Tel: 07854 776421

What do we expect to see? Waders & Wildfowl

Guided or free to roam: FTR & Guided, leader Alexander Mansfield

 

 

Sat 30 Sep Freshfield Dune Heath. 

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: 11.00 Freshfield Station

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.

What do we expect to see? Autumn Fungi

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Sabena Blackbird

 

Wed 11 Oct Princes Park. Short walk.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Meet 11.00 at corner of Belvidere and Ullet Roads.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

 

Sat 14 Oct Mere Sands Wood.

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Meet 10.30 in car park (charge).

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.

What do we expect to see? Woodland birds, wildfowl, fungi

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader Jim Hughes

 

 

Sat 18 Nov Carsington Water.

Type: Coach Trip

Where we are meeting: 8.30 Bromborough, 8.45 Conway Park, 9.00 William Brown Street, 9.15 Rocket (start M62)

Cost: £20.

Do I need to book? Yes with Coach Secretary Seema Aggarwhal Tel: 07984 231059 or if no answer with Christine Barton Tel: 07854 776421

What do we expect to see? Waders & Wildfowl

Guided or free to roam: FTR & Guided, leader Bruce Harper

 

 

Wed 29 Nov Festival Gardens. Short walk. 

Type: Outdoor meeting, make your own way there
Where we are meeting: Meet 11.00 by main gate Riverside Drive.

Cost: Free of charge.
Do I need to book? No, just turn up.
What do we expect to see?

Guided or free to roam: Guided, leader John Clegg

 

 

Sat 9 Dec Xmas Meal. Parkgate Old Quay.

Where we are meeting: Meet 12.30 (No booking required)

Cost: Pay for your own meal.

 

 


 

 

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