Diary 2019

AUGUST

Thurs 1st 8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street

Sun 4th - no task this week

Sat 10th 10.00 am
Tucklesholme walk (Staffordshire Wildlife Trust) A 4.5 mile walk round this new SWT nature reserve. Cost £3. Meet at the car park off Station Lane (B5016 from A38 towards Walton-on-Trent).

Sun 11th 10.30 am
Hanbury pond (at the Anslow end of the village). Limited parking, postcode DE13 8TJ (approx.) Junction of Chapel Rd and Anslow Rd. Car share if possible - please contact Lawrence who is coordinating lifts.

Sun 18th 10.30 am
Morrey pond
near Yoxall. Postcode DE13 8PD or 8PE, Grid ref SK 134 187. Contact Lawrence if you need a lift from Burton.

Sun 25th 10.30 am
Rosliston meadow - grass cutting work at Rosliston Forestry Centre DE12 8JX. Contact Lawrence if you need a lift from Burton. Car park passes should be available on arrival.

Mon 26th (Bank Holiday) 10.30 am
Rosliston meadow - grass cutting work at Rosliston Forestry Centre DE12 8JX. Contact Lawrence if you need a lift from Burton. Car park passes should be available on arrival.


SEPTEMBER

Sun 1st 10.30 am
Kedleston Hall "bottom pond" near the Hall. Wellies useful. Contact Lawrence if you need a lift from Burton.

Tues 3rd
7.30 pm
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: Mindfulness: Using our outdoor spaces.
Speaker: Lynn Pickering. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £3, children free.

Thurs 5th
8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street

Sun 8th 10.30 am
Appletree Meadow, Etwall. Brook and path work. The site is at the far end of Old Station Close, Etwall (access opposite the leisure centre), postcode DE65 6PQ, grid ref. SK 265 316.

Sun 15th
Rolleston paths - provisional

Sat 21st 9.00 am
Brushcutter training (4 places) - confirmed


OCTOBER

Tues 1st 7.30 pm
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: One local response to Climate Change - the story of Whistlewood Common.
Speaker: Graham Truscott. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £3, children free.

Thurs 10th
(a week later than usual) 8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street

Fri 11th to Sun 13th
Broome Farm, Herefordshire camping/working weekend, dates now confirmed. Creating a footpath and steps.


NOVEMBER

Tues 5th
7.30 pm
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: There is a Tapir at your door. Birds, reserves and people, met by the Biking Birder.
Speaker: Gary Prescott. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £3, children free.

Thurs 7th
8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street


DECEMBER


Tues 3rd 7.30 pm
Staffordshire Wildlife Trust talk: Transforming The Trent Valley - an update.
Speaker: Louise Morris. Venue: All Saints Church Hall, Branston Road. Cost: adults £3, children free.

Thurs 5th 8.00 pm for 8.30 pm
BCV monthly meeting at The Alfred, Derby Street



If you need more details of any of these events, please contact Lawrence on 01283 537074 or 07432 608931.