Indoor meetings at The Greeno Centre unless otherwise stated.
Waterproof clothing and sensible footwear are usually necessary on field trips.
Please, no dogs on field trips.
The working group of the Society's "Friends of Ash Link Local Nature Reserve" (F.O.A.L.)
meet on the 1st, 2nd and 4th Wednesday morning of each month. Unless otherwise advised,
meet the team at the end of Nutty Lane, near Charlton Village, TW17 0RQ, at 9.30
a.m. for a few hours nature conservation work. New volunteers always welcome.
Wednesday 9th at 8.00 p.m. AGM
Sunday 13th at 10.00 a.m. Lords Bridge Garden, Shepperton High Street TW17 9BL
Park near The Three Horseshoes pub. Assisting E&SCV with maintenance of the garden
and stream to prepare for judging for the Spelthorne in Bloom Competition.
Sunday 20th at 10.00 a.m. Splash Meadow
Tidying up this part of Ash Link LNR. Meet at the end of Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
Wednesday 30th at 19.00 St. Ann's Hill
A walk around St. Ann's Hill led by Peter Routley. Meet in the car park off St.
Ann's Hill Road, Chertsey KT16 9NL
Wednesday 13th at 14.00 Wey Navigation Walk from New Haw Lock via Wey Meadows and
back along the natural river to the starting point where there is a pub for refreshments
Meet at the Lock at the junction of A318 New Haw Road, Byfleet Road and B385 Woodham
Lane, KT15 2DS.
Sunday 17th at 10.00 a.m. Lords Bridge Garden, Shepperton High Street TW17 9BL
Park near The Three Horseshoes pub. Final tidy up of the park and surrounding area
before the judging for the Spelthorne in Bloom Competition in July.
Thursday 21st at 10.30 a.m. Windsor Great Park SL5 7SB
A morning walk with Marion Rider hopefully to see Common Spotted Orchids and other
flowers. Meet in Virginia Water South car park off London Road A329. Height restriction
2.4m. (7.8ft.); parking charge £2.50 per hour.
Wednesday 27th at 20.30 Chobham Common for Nightjars
Meet in the free Fishpool car park, Gracious Pond Road, Chobham, Woking GU24 8HN
Insect repellent and Torch essential.
Sunday 15th at 10.30 a.m. SSSI Staines Moor with Phillip Cribb
A walk guided by our President. Meet at Moor Lodge (formerly Moor Cottage), Moor
Lane, Staines TW19 6EB
Sunday 15th at 10.00 a.m. Lords Bridge Garden, Shepperton High Street TW17 9BL
Park near The Three Horseshoes pub. Last meeting until September.
Wednesday 25th at 19.00 Crane Park
An evening walk led by Phillip Cribb to look for Treecreepers, Dryad's saddle and
Marsh Marigolds. Meet in Pevensey Road, Feltham, TW13 5HA, off Hounslow Road (A314),
next to SW Middlesex Crematorium.
Sunday 12th at 10.30 a.m. Ranmore Common RH5 6SY
A morning walk ledby Phillip Cribb to see, weather permitting, Adonis Blue and Chalkhill
Blue butterflies and maybe even the rare Silver-spotted Skipper. Meet in the National
Trust Ranmore West car park RH5 6SY
Tuesday 14th at 8.00pm. A "BIOBLITZ" at Nutty Wood, Nutty Lane, Shepperton. TW17
0RQ * DETAIL CHANGE*
Eric & Irving will be bat detecting and setting up small mammal traps etc. from 8.00
Wednesday 15th at 10.00 a.m. Return to Nutty Wood, Nutty Lane, Shepperton. TW17 0RQ
No small mammal traps set up. Camera trap results to be shown at first indoor meeting.
Wednesday 5th at 9.30 a.m. F.O.A.L. Working Group resumes.
Wednesday 12th at 20.00 "Land of the Northern Lights" First indoor Meeting.
A presentation by Mary Braddock about the wildlife that can be found in Finland and
Spelthorne Natural History Society hereby gives notice that whilst the Society is
prepared to assist members in making arrangements to enable them to participate in
activities arranged by the Society, the Society cannot accept any responsibility
whatsoever for any loss, injury or damage sustained by any person(s) in consequence
of their participation in any activity/ies.
Conservation & Community Projects
Join us for a satisfying few hours work.
Work begins at 10.00 a.m. & lasts 2-3 hours.
Refreshments are provided. Most tools are available.
Waterproof clothing and strong footwear essential.