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Whitchurch Branch


Events Programme

Events on Google Maps


Greenfields Nature Reserve

Water vole project




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All talks start at 7.30 pm at  Whitchurch Infant & Nursery School

off Station Road, SY13 1RJ [Grid ref SJ 547 413]

Wildlife Trust members £2, Non-members £3, u18s £1, incl tea/coffee from 7.15pm

2017 - 2018 season 


11th October

Oswestry Hills butterfly and grassland project

Gareth Egarr [SWT] on conserving scarce butterflies and limestone flora


8th November

The Dragonfly Life-cycle illustrated with Shropshire examples

Sue McLamb, County Dragonfly Recorder


13th December

Members’ night

5 short talks by members (10 minutes each) and seasonal refreshments in the interval. If you would like to contribute, please contact the branch [details below].

Saturday 13th January 10am

Winter Birds at Wood Lane Nature Reserve,
Colemere Road near Ellesmere, SY12 0HY Grid ref SJ 424 328

Wednesday 14th February

Derek Niemann “Ancient Woods”

Writer, editor, author of Birds in a Cage and the newly published A Tale of Trees, the battle to save Britain's ancient woodland. Guardian country diarist.


14th March

The Incredible Journey of the Osprey”

Including a brief history of the Dyfi Osprey Project with nest camera footage from the 2017 season

Graham & Chris Pennie


4th April

Wildlife rescue,care and rehabilitation
with Anna Nicholas Director of Cuan Wildlife rescue
Talk starts at 8.00pm following a brief branch AGM




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Monthly working parties at Greenfields Local Nature Reserve


These are usually on the 3rd Tuesday. If you want further details or are interested in helping and can come along anytime between 9.30am and 3.30pm, then please let Malcolm  know on 01948 663069 or email .

For the date of the next working party please go to the home page

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Butterfly surveys at Greenfields Local Nature Reserve


On the 3rd  Friday  of the month March until October.

1.30 pm – 3.30 (approx). No experience necessary, just come along.



Further information ( 01948 663069 or email



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A local branch of

Shropshire Wildlife Trust

193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6AH

01743 284280



Protecting wildlife where you live


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