Field Meetings 2017

Field meetings are mostly on Sundays, though please note the extra ‘gulling’ trip to Rufforth is on a Saturday and evening walks are included in the list for 2017.

Date Likely Destination     Start Time Leader
8 Jan Bird Race Teams decide Paul Doherty
12 Feb East Coast 7.30 am Peter Watson
18 Feb (Sat) Rufforth Tip (Gull Revision)
(NB: Saturday morning – Meet at the first large lay-by on the left on the B1224 heading to Rufforth from the A1237)
10.00 am Peter Watson with local larophiles
12 Mar Staveley YWT 8.30 am John Lawton
9 Apr Teesdale

NOTE – MEET AT LANGDON BECK AT 7.00 am – grid ref NY850321

Contact Rob Chapman beforehand for more details

7.00 am


Rob Chapman
26 Apr
(Wed eve)
Heslington Tillmire (evening walk)
(NB: On a Wednesday evening – Meet at 6pm at Heslington Church car park)
7.00 pm John Lawton
7 May Spurn 7.00 am Rob Chapman
11 Jun SE57 (Northwest part of the recording area) 7.00 am Peter Watson
9 Jul Redhouse Wood (an introduction)
(N.B. A Sunday walk – Leave York Bypass A1237 on to A59 near Poppleton. Continue for just over 3 miles and turn right at the cross roads towards Moor Monkton on Church Lane. Continue and pass Oakland and the Church. On entering Moor Monkton bear right at the T junction along Main Street. At the first bend turn left over the cattle grid signed Laund House Farm. You will then be taken to the farm for parking in the Farm Yard.
10.00 am Peter Watson
1 Aug
(Tue eve)
Pocklington Canal (evening walk)
(N.B. On a Tuesday evening – Meet at Hagg Bridge – Grid ref: SE717452)
6.30 pm Terry Weston
10 Sep Teesside 7.00 am Jono Leadley
8 Oct Spurn 7.00 am Jane Chapman
12 Nov Alkborough 7.30 am Rob Chapman
10 Dec East Coast 7.30 am Peter Watson