LOUND BIRD CLUB

Striving to record, monitor and conserve birds & wildlife found on the Sutton & Lound GP's SSSI (Idle Valley NR) since 1990.

Lound Bird Club Events List - Spring 2018

Full accounts of all our previously run trips can be found in the LBC Trip Reports page accessed from the drop down menu attached to this page tab above.


Sunday 8th April - Car trip to Saltholme RSPB Reserve. A return trip to Cleveland to this still fairly new reserve. Leaders for this walk will be Neil Braund & Paul Hobson. Meet at Cowpen Marsh Car Park at 9:15am. Click here for reserve info from the RSPB website. Open to LBC members and non-members. No charge but non-RSPB members will have to pay car parking charges. Contact Neil (See Below) to arrange lifts.

Sunday 29th April - Spring walk at Padley Gorge. A return trip to this lovely part of Derbyshire to look for the speciality birds including Redstart, Dipper and Wood Warbler found here in Yarncliff Wood. Leader for this walk will be Neil Braund. Toilet facilities are available at Grindleford Cafe (for patrons) and at the Longshaw Estate Visitor Centre nearby. Meet along the B6521 near the footbridge at the top of the gorge at 7:00am. Open to LBC members and non-members. No charge on roadside but local parking charges are payable if you use a nearby car park.

Updated on Thursday 29th March 2018 at 15:00pm

Events Organiser - Contact Details

If you would like more information or would like to share the travel costs or even your own vehicle for car trips/meetings please contact me Mr Neil Braund at nbraund@wickersley.net or telephone (01302) 711825 or alternatively contact me on my NEW mobile number is 07842929313.

I am happy to receive ideas for locations for possible future Spring and Summer outdoor events and to receive requests for speakers (or subjects) for our winter indoor events program.

Many Thanks

Neil Braund (New LBC - Events Organiser)

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