Ashford Birdwatchers Club is a small group of people with an interest in birdwatching in and around Kent. We hold indoor meetings through the winter and also arrange a variety of field meetings thoughout the year.
All indoor meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month at Kennington WI Hall, Faversham Road, Ashford, Kent TN24 9AN at 7.30 pm. New members are very welcome. There is a £3.00 admission fee which includes tea/coffee and biscuits.
Jan 11thAdventures in Angola’ – An overland camping journey across Angola seeking out the localised and endemic birds. Barry Wright
Feb 8th A portrait of Nature: lives of birds in 9 Southern counties Melvin Smith
March 8th On the Trail of the Crane – part 2 – A journey into four continents. Ralph & Brenda Todd
April 12th AGM & Raffle. My patch. Jenny Fairhall
Meetings every 2nd Wednesday of the month; all start at 7:30pm. WI Hall, Faversham Rd, Kennington, Ashford
Field meetings Winter 2017
Tuesday 17th January. Conningbrook Lakes CP. Meet Julie Rose Stadium CP at 09.30. A winter walk around a local site to see what's around. It can be muddy so wellies or stout shoes advisable. Thursday 16th February. Stodmarsh NNR. Meet Stodmarsh CP at 14.30. (note time). An afternoon meeting and the intention is to stay until dusk to view any Harriers coming into roost.