Trips and Meetings 2018 - 2019
|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 fourth 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
|OUTINGS AND EVENING WALKS
start from either Lilac Avenue or the car park on Tatton Street, check the programme for details.
KOS Programme 2018 - 2019
May 17 - 20 Suffolk long weekend staying at the Premier Inn, Thetford. Contact Derek Pike
for further information. Leader: Derek Pike and Frank Dearden.
May 25 Fri Goyt Valley - evening walk, meet in Tatton Street car park at 6:30pm or in 2nd
car park along the Goyt at 7.30pm. Leader: Sheila Blamire.
Jun 2 Sat Brockholes - field trip, meet in Lilac Ave at 8:30am. Leader: Judith Halman.
Jun 22 Fri Mobberley - evening walk, meet in Mill Lane (close to The Bull's Head),
Mobberley at 6:45pm. Leader: Tony Usher.
Jul 7 Sat Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB - field trip, meet in Lilac Avenue, Knutsford
8.30am. Leader: Bob Groom.
Jul 27 Fri Rostherne - evening walk, meet in the Natural England car park at 6:30pm (the
entrance is next to the village noticeboard). Leader: Phil Dell.
Sep 15 Sat North Wales - field trip, meet in Lilac Ave at 8:30am. Leader: Tony Usher.
Sep 28 Fri "The Complete Owl" by Michael Leach
Oct 20 Sat Lunt Meadows. Merseyside - field trip, meet in Lilac Avenue, Knutsford at 9am.
Leader: Sue Middleton.
Oct 26 Fri "The Humbolt" by Jeff Clarke
Nov 10 Sat Moore NR / Marbury CP - field trip, meet in Lilac Avenue, Knutsford at 9am.
Leader: Jacquie Ledward.
Nov 23 Fri "Skydancers" by Keith Offord
Dec 8 Sat Pennington Flashes - field trip, meet in Lilac Avenue at 9am. Leader:
Dec 14 Fri Christmas Party, Jubilee Hall at 7:45pm
Jan 5 OR 6 Connah's Quay, meet in Lilac Avenue, Knutsford at 8.30am or at Connah"s
Quay entrance at 9.20am (Sat: HT c10.30am, Sun: HT c11am). (Date will be
decided later, and the meeting place might change.) Leader: Derek Pike
Jan 13 Sun Winter Birdwatch, Allen Hide, Tatton Park 11am to 1pm. Joint venture with
Darren Morris, Park Ranger. Leader: Frank Dearden.
Jan 25 Fri "North Norfolk Here I Come" by Jim Almond.
Feb 10 Sun Tatton Park - field trip, meet at Dog Lodge lay-by, off Mobberley Rd, at 9am.
Leader: Tony Ellis.
Feb 22 Fri "Trinidad and Tobago: Home of the Hummingbird" by Ashley Grove.
Mar 16 Sat Leighton Moss RSPB, meet in Lilac Avenue, Knutsford at 8:30am. Leader:
Mar 22 Fri "Overseas Travels with a Wildlife Camera" by David Tolliday.
Apr 20 Sat Parkgate / Burton Mere Wetlands RSPB - field trip, meet in Lilac Avenue,
Knutsford 9am (HT c12noon). Leader: Bob Groom.
Apr 26 Fri AGM and MEMBERS' IMAGES
May 15 - 19 2019 45th Anniversary long weekend to Barmouth staying at Min Y Mor Hotel. Contact
Derek Pike for further information. Leader: Derek Pike.
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
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) its 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.
OUTINGS AND EVENING WALKS start from Lilac Avenue or the car park on Tatton Street. Check the programme for details
Visit the KOS website at
New members always welcome please contact
any of the people listed below for details.
Contacts: Sheila Blamire : Chairman 01565
Derek Pike : Secretary 01565 653811
Tony Usher : Press Officer / Website 01565
873508 - tony@10X50.com
Jacquie Ledward / Susan Middleton Lectures
Officers 01606 624328
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