Join us at one of our events

We have 10 monthly meetings during the year and these are free for Local Group Members and £5 an evening for visitors who are always welcome. There is a small charge for refreshments.
Our walks are open to all and free though there may sometimes be car parking and entrance fees.
If we need to make changes to or cancel any event, details will be entered on this website so do please check. We may also have additional events.
For outdoor events, please bring binoculars if you have them and wear appropriate clothing and footwear.

Our Upcoming Events

Our next walk is at Martin Down on the 2nd June. More details.

Our next talk is on the 5th June – “A Year in the Life of Normandy Marsh” by Marcus Ward.

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

Walk at Martin Down

Event date: 2 June 2024

June Talk

Event date: 5 June 2024

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Courtesy of Dianne Watkins
Keyhaven and Pennington Marshes
Header (gallery) image on Home page and Attached to: Call to action block on Get involved page

Join our group

We’d love to have you as a member! Our annual membership fee is £20 per person, renewable every year on 1st April.

Our wildlife themed talks are included in your membership, at which you can help fundraise for the RSPB by taking part in our raffle and purchasing our RSPB and other merchandise. These take place on the first Weds of each month except for January and August.

Details of our next indoor talk and walks, together with our full programme, are available above. Take a look at our talk reports and trip reports for some of our previous events and details of the places we often visit.

You will receive our newsletters (published in July and December) and all group notices, by email or post.

To join us, please complete our Contact us form and we will send you an application form.

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Courtesy of Dianne Watkins
Arne
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How you can help

  • If you have visited any of our local wild places and have taken some nice photos, please send them to us and we will add all suitable ones to our website;
  • Why not write us a few words as well for our Facebook page and/or our newsletter (send to our group email: WinchRSPB1974@gmail.com);
  • Help with our fundraising / publicity events;
  • Volunteer to join our committee – we currently have a vacancy;
  • Lead a walk – you do not need to be an expert, just know a good route;
  • There are many other ways you can volunteer to help the group run smoothly.

Please talk to Geth or Martin at an event for more information or use our Contact us form.