Trips and Meetings 2015 - 2016

All INDOOR MEETINGS are held on the 4th. Friday of the month, unless otherwise stated in the programme (please note - some months have 5 Fridays, we still meet on the fouth Friday), in the JUBILEE HALL, STANLEY ROAD, KNUTSFORD WA16 0GP. Members gather at 7:45 for an 8:00 pm start. New members are always welcome!! Directions
All OUTINGS AND EVENING WALKS start from the Sessions House on Toft Road, unless otherwise stated in the programme.
 
KOS Programme 2015 - 2016

2015

Mar 22 Sun Woolston Eyes NR - field trip, meet at the Sessions 9am, or at Woolston Eyes at 9:30am but in that case let us know in advance.

Mar 27 Fri 'SOUTH LANCASHIRE MOSSLANDS' by Charlie Owen

Apr 18 Sat Great Orme - field trip, meet at the Sessions 8:30am

Apr 24 Fri AGM and MEMBERS' IMAGES

May 7 - 10 Barmouth long weekend. Contact Derek Pike for further information and booking.

May 22 Fri Goyt Valley - evening walk, meet at the Sessions 6:30pm or 2nd car park along the Goyt at 7.30pm

Jun 13 Sat Manifold Valley, Pennines - field trip, meet at the Sessions 8:30am (to be organised by Mark Eddowes)

Jun 26 Fri Mobberley - evening walk, meet in Mill Lane (close to The Bull's Head), Mobberley at 6:45pm

Jul 18 Sat Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB & area - field trip, meet at the Sessions 9am

Jul 24 Fri Witton / Neumann's Flash - evening walk, meet at the Sessions 6:30pm

(Aug 21-23 British Birdwatching Fair, Rutland Water - for information only)

Sep 20 Sun Leighton Moss RSPB - field trip, meet at the Sessions 8:30am

Sep 25 Fri 'European Travels' by John Gardner

Oct 15-18 Teesside weekend, staying in Hartlepool - dates to be confirmed. Contact Derek Pike for further information and booking.

Oct 23 Fri 'Birds of Prey in the Forest of Dean' by Jimmi Hill

Nov 14 Sat Pennington Flash - field trip, meet at the Sessions 9am

Nov 27 Fri 'Garden Birds Autumn and Winter' by David Tideswell

Dec 11 Fri Christmas Party, Jubilee Hall at 7:45pm

Dec 13 Sun Marshside RSPB and Martin Mere WWT - field trip, meet at Sessions 9am

2016

Jan 9 Sat Witton / Marbury CP - field trip, meet at the Sessions 9am

Jan 17 Sun KOS Winter Wildfowl Watch, Allen Hide, Tatton Park 11am to 1pm - date tbc

Jan 22 Fri 'Antipodes - Edge of the Abyss' by Jeff Clarke

Feb 21 Sun Tatton Park - field trip, meet at Dog Lodge lay-by, off Mobberley Rd, at 9am

Feb 26 Fri 'Birding USA' by Ian Newton

Mar 13 Sun Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB - field trip, meet at the Sessions 9am

Mar 18 Fri 'Gambia: In Search of the Crocodile Bird' by Mike McKavett :
NB this is the 3rd Friday in month, NOT the 4th Friday in month, which is Good Friday

Apr 9 Sat North Wales - field trip, meet at the Sessions 8:30am

Apr 22 Fri AGM and MEMBERS' IMAGES

ADVANCE NOTICE 2016 May 19 - 22 Somerset Levels long weekend - dates to be confirmed. Contact Derek Pike for further information and booking.


All INDOOR MEETINGS are held on the 4th Friday of the month, unless otherwise stated in the programme, in the JUBILEE HALL, STANLEY ROAD, KNUTSFORD WA16 0GP. Members gather at 7:45pm for an 8pm start. Admission: £2 members £4 non-members, except at the AGM which is free.

Directions: Approaching from the north on the A50 (the main road through the town) turn right into Stanley Road at the main set of traffic lights in the centre of Knutsford. Approaching from the south turn left at the lights (the first set you come to) and turn into Stanley Road. Approaching from Macclesfield (A537) it’s straight across the lights into Stanley Road. In Stanley Road take the first right into the car park of Booths supermarket. After only 20yds turn right into the small car park (not the residents’ car park under the archway). The entrance to the Jubilee Hall is on Stanley Road walking back towards the traffic lights.

All OUTINGS AND EVENING WALKS start from the Sessions House, Toft Road, Knutsford (opposite the Shell garage) unless otherwise stated in the programme.

Visit the KOS website at www.10x50.com
Contacts: Sheila Blamire : Chairman 01565 830168
Derek Pike : Secretary 01565 653811
Tony Usher : Press Officer / Website 01565 873508


amendment record
v. 02-10-14 - changed speaker for 24-10-2014
v. 04-10-14 - changed admission prices
v.2 [3/3/15] - New programme 2015 - 2016

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