Spring programme 2020
All meetings are at Shipley Library and start at 7.30pm unless otherwise notified.
Thursday 26 March: Meeting CANCELLED
Thursday 23 April: Meeting CANCELLED
Summer events 2020 - Coronavirus permitting
Weds 29 April: Bluebell walk. Hirst Wood, Saltaire. Meet at Hirst Wood lock at 7pm.
Fri 8 May: Green Hairstreak butterfly walk on Ilkley Moor, 2pm. Grid reference SE 137 424. Full location details to come.
Weds 13 May: An evening walk from Sconce Crag, Baildon, 7pm. Further details from Val on 01274 563662.
Fri 5 June: Bingley South bog, 2pm, John Escritt Road. Further details from Susan on 07789 660574.
Fri 12 June: Visit to Scaley Hills, Carr Bottom Road, Wibsey, 2pm.
Sat 20 June: Shipley station butterfly meadow open afternoon, 1.30pm.
Thu 25 June: Bee orchids at Low Moor, 2pm. Contact Martin Priestley for more details on 01274 418402. The site is now called Low Moor Banks, accessed via a footpath opposite the household waste site on Dealburn Road.
Fri 3 July: Survey at Shipley station looking for Marbled White butterflies, 2pm at the station entrance.
Thu 26 July: Visit to Trench Meadow SSSI, Shipley, 2pm. Further details from Susan on 07789 660574.
Fri 31 July: Roberts Park, updating the park survey, 2pm.
Sat 1 Aug: Big Butterfly Count. Meet at Bracken Hall, Shipley Glen, 11am. Looking for Purple Hairstreak butterflies.
Fri 7 Aug: Wildlife safari walk with Val to Marley hamlet, west of Bingley, 6.30pm. Meet at Crossflatts; contact Val on 01274 563662 for more details.
Useful phone numbers
for more information:
Susan Stead 01274
774912 or 07789 660574
Val Shepherd 01274