Winter 2020 – 21

Indoor meetings are held on the first Friday of each month from October to May in the Upper Hall, Methodist Church, Witney. Please use the rear entrance from Woolgate (Waitrose) car park in Witan Way.

Talks are free to members and £3 for visitors.

2 October 2020 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
Why are birds so different?
Dr Graham Lenton
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
Sunday 1 November 2020
10:30 am
Fungus Foray
Leader: Peter Creed
Meet at the layby on the road outside the BBOWT reserve near Bruern. There is then a short walk to get to the reserve. Map Ref: SP259208 Post code OX7 6RW.
Map reference: SP259208 Post code OX7 6RW
Limited to six participants
Booking essential
6 November 2020 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
Knepp Wildlands
Jill Butler
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
4 December 2020 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
Plants of the Canary Islands
Jessica Turner
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
Thursday 17 December 2020
10:30 am
Devil’s Quoits Geology Walk
Leader: Lesley Dunlop
Meet at the car park opposite the council recycling centre near Dix Pit. There is then a short walk to the Quoits. It is very likely to be muddy in places.
Map reference: SP448046
Limited to six participants
Booking essential
15 January 2021 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
The Wychwood Project
Neil Clennell
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
5 February 2021 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
Jewels of the Gambia
Kingfishers, Bee-eaters and Rollers
Ashley Grove
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
5 March 2021 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
Saving Seals Well
Sue Sayer
Cornwall Seal Research Group Trust
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
9 April 2021 7:15 for 7:30
Annual General Meeting
followed by
Talk
India – More than just Tigers
Phil Mugridge
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests
7 May 2021 7:15 for 7:30
Talk
Insects – The most successful species on Earth?
John Tyler
By Zoom – Link will be emailed to members and invited guests