Welcome to our new group website
This is the website of the Bedford Local Group. RSPB local groups are a great way to meet friendly, like-minded people in your area while learning more about birds and wildlife.
Our Upcoming Events
Join us for our Quiz Night and Christmas Raffle on Thursday 21st December for prizes, festive treats and lot’s of fun. For one night only a flat rate entry fee of just £2 applies for both members and non-members, so bring along family & friends and get Christmas started in style! Find out more by clicking the link below..
Winter and, dare I say it, Christmas, are almost here so it is a good time to look back at the last couple of months….
Our programme of events for 2024 is now available to view. We have lots of exciting talks and trips planned so do take a look!…
DECEMBER: Thursday 21st December 7.30pm – Indoor Meeting: QUIZ NIGHT & CHRISTMAS RAFFLE! *£2 Entry for Members AND Non-Members – Everyone welcome!* Join us for an evening of…
From the blog
College Lake Wildlife Trust nature reserve, near Tring, is one of the best places in Buckinghamshire to see water birds. Because rain had been forecast…
The north Norfolk coast is a fabulous birding location at this time of the year, attracting huge numbers of over-wintering wildfowl, as well as a…
Summer Leys Wildlife Trust reserve, just 17 miles from Bedford, is a relatively small wetland reserve situated close to the river Nene. It was a…
Our Field Trips
We organise day trips to some of our regions best birding locations throughout the year, as well as local evening walks in the spring and summer. You can read about all of our trips, including photographs and a full list of the species seen by clicking on the Trip Reports link below.
In their first major campaign together, WWF, the RSPB and the National Trust are calling for an immediate end to the destruction of UK nature and urgent action for its recovery.
Find out about the Save our Wild Isles campaign here . For other news, features and updates from the RSPB click on the link below.