Summer Programme of Events 2018

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.


May 2018

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 TW17 8BT

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

June 2018

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.

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Saturday 23rd Laleham Pond Open Day, Ashford Road, Laleham TW18 1RX

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.

July 2018

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.

August 2018

Sunday 12th at 10.30 a.m. Ranmore Common RH5 6SY   

A morning walk led by 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 to 9.30pm.

Wednesday 15th at 10.00 a.m. Return to Nutty Wood, Nutty Lane, Shepperton. TW17 0RQ   CANCELLED

No small mammal traps set up. Camera trap results to be shown at first indoor meeting.

September 2018

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 Norway.


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.

























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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.



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