Unless shown otherwise, meetings will take place on Wednesdays at 8 pm, in Room 109 in the Palmer Building at Reading University. Members admitted free – the usual admission fee for non-members is £4.

Birding Israel

Mike Alibone

Mike explores this small, Middle Eastern country’s dramatic habitat diversity and its influence on the distribution of many birds.

Lammergeiers of the Spanish Pyrenees

Ashley Grove

This talk explains about Lammergeiers’ life history, where they can be found and shows the other species that share its world.

Tantalising Tubenoses

Barry Oxley

A look at the many truly amazing ‘pelagic’ birds which spend most of their lives at sea.

Conservation at Christmas


A relaxed evening catching up with the latest news from some of our local conservation sites accompanied by a little festive fare!

Bird conservation in the UK

Kevin Cox Chairman of RSPB

Kevin’s lifelong interest in wildlife has led to a deep involvement in nature conservation and land management in the UK and overseas. A member of… Read More

Penguins – a fish with feathers

Mike Leach

Mike Leach has been a full-time wildlife author and photographer since 1977. In the 1980s he spent five years filming wildlife documentaries for TV; he… Read More