Welcome to our group website

This is the website of the Winchester 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

Our next walk is our birding by train and ferry trip to the Western Yar River, Isle of Wight on the 25th April. More details

Our next talk is on the 1st May – “Wildlife Wanderings in the Seychelles – A Paradise in the Sun” by Richard Coomber.

Our full programme for January to July 2024 is also available:

Western Yar River, Isle of Wight Walk

Event date: 25 April 2024

May Talk

Event date: 1 May 2024

Latest news

From the blog

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Lakeside, Eastleigh
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Our trip reports

Our monthly trip reports include details of what we saw on our birdwatching walks and visits together with many photographs.

See our latest one for November 2023 and many others.

For photos taken by visitors to our favourite birdwatching locations, take a look at our Visitor photos.

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Winspit
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RSPB news

“Nature is in crisis, and time’s running out for politicians to protect and restore it. In the past ten years, the threats facing nature have got even worse.”

To find out more see Nature Can’t Wait and take action for nature.

Take a look at the State of Nature Report for an in depth understanding of the current state of nature in the UK.

There are many inspiring stories of how people are helping nature both here in the UK and around the world.

For ways you can practically help the nature on your doorstep by helping the birds in your garden take a look here.

For other news, features and updates from the RSPB: