What’s On in December

Dec 6                         10:00–12:30                         Mid Devon Field Meetings 
Meldon Dam Walk and Christmas Lunch. Meet at Meldon Dam car park SX561917 at 10am. Followed by Lunch at Betty Cottles Inn at 1pm.
Contact Annabelle Strickland – jfajstrickland@outlook.com or tel 01392 439685 to book lunch.   

Dec 10                       09:30–14:00                         Plymouth Field Meetings
China Fleet Club – meet at far right car park SX429604. A walk by the edge of the Tamar and Kingsmill Lake to the hide for a variety of waders and wildfowl.
Enquiries: Lesley Goonesekera, 01548 856011

Dec 11                       10:00–14:00             Taw & Torridge Field Meetings
Barnstaple to Ashford ­– meet Leisure Centre car park SS559325. Carry lunch or visit Garden Centre Café where hot food is available. 
Enquiries: Jackie Bosley or Maria Fernandes, 01237 470089

Dec 12                       09:30–15:30                         East Devon Field Meetings
Escot Park, Talaton – meet at car park SY080979. Field meeting followed by Christmas Lunch, or just lunch if you wish. (Lunch at 12.30). Essential to book lunch with Sheila Sherburn  – sheilasherburn@gmail.com or tel 01395445130. Pay at end of meal.

Dec 13                       19:30–21:30             Taw & Torridge Indoor Meetings
Members’ Evening – short presentations, quiz, etc – The Castle Centre, Barnstaple, EX31 1DR  Admission is £3, including refreshments
Enquiries: Vicky Hassell  01237 452167

All Devon Birds members are welcome at any meeting organised by the Society or its branches. Many meetings are free or require only a nominal charge to cover hire costs and refreshments. Non-members are also welcome – bring a friend and encourage them to join. 
Please check the website in case of last-minute changes to the programme and for links to Google Maps for venues and meeting places.