SE: Group meeting, Punnets Town

Village Hall Battle Road Punnets Town, Heathfield, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Steve Munyard and Peter Clare have done a lot of hard work and reconnoitring and tracing of a old meeting done many many year ago and have been able with permission to get to a chunk of these old sites Punnets Town is about three miles East of Heathfield, East Sussex, on the B2096 Village … Continue reading SE: Group meeting, Punnets Town


Crawfordburn Country Park County Down, Ireland

Crawfordsburn Country Park, County Down A walk around areas of Crawfordburn Country Park and the coastal path, identifying local ferns with BPS members. All welcome, particularly new members. To attend this meeting contact: Gordon Finch

S: Ascog Fernery, Isle of Bute

Ascog, Isle of Bute PA20 9EU Ascog Fernery, Rothesay, Isle of Bute, United Kingdom

We will start by visiting the Victorian fernery at Ascog Hall. This will be our first return to Ascog since it was bought by its new owners (Josceline and Jane Wheatley). We will be there just to see how things look; we do not expect to be doing any weeding his year! After lunch, we … Continue reading S: Ascog Fernery, Isle of Bute

WS: Garden of Elizabeth Jordan

Elizabeth Jordan Goodrich, Herefordshire, United Kingdom

A visit to the garden of Elizabeth Jordan and exploring the adjacent AONB on Coppett Hill, between Ross on Wye and Monmouth. Leader Brian Dockerill. Phone 07960593490 Email Goodrich in Herefordshire

Y: Hayburn Wyke, Scarborough.

Meeting Place - Hayburn Wyke Hotel car park (Sat nav 54.35613 -0.45479 TA 00511 96716). There is ample park at Hayburn Wyke Newlands Rd, Cloughton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO13 0AU. Turn off the A171 at Cloughton, north of Scarborough, on to Newlands Road. Go through Cloughton Newlands, then take a right turn signposted to the … Continue reading Y: Hayburn Wyke, Scarborough.

S: Creag an Fhitich, Glen Falloch

Creag an Fhitich Glen Falloch, United Kingdom

Meeting place: 10:30 am at a parking area on the A82, about 3 miles south of Crianlarich (NN/349219). We will go south up a path beside Allt a’ Chuilinn, to reach Creag an Fhitich. There, a cliff ridge extends for about half a mile, southeast from NN/350200, and there is an area with very large … Continue reading S: Creag an Fhitich, Glen Falloch

A: Ferns Identification, Rhyd-y-Creuau, Wales

Rhyd-y-Creuau Wales, United Kingdom

BPS SUPPORTED EVENT This event is run by the Field Studies Council. This Fern Identification course includes botany, ecology and identification of ferns in their natural habitats in North Wales. The three days of this course will be spent in the beautiful, rugged landscape of the Snowdonia National Park, looking at Pteridophytes: ferns and their … Continue reading A: Ferns Identification, Rhyd-y-Creuau, Wales

WS: Garden of Stephen Anderton in Forest Coalpit

Forest Coalpit Abergavenny, United Kingdom

Thursday 8th August. @ 10:30am to 5:00pm Visiting the garden of Stephen Anderton in Forest Coalpit, near Abergavenny, followed in the afternoon by investigating the nearby Coed y Cerrid Nature Reserve. Leader Brian Dockerill. Phone 07960593490 Email

A: Dragonflies, Ferns, and Trees – Summer Biodiversity Courses

Field Studies Council courses Ferns - An Introduction. This beginner ferns course is a great place to start for those taking their first steps into the world of ferns. Ferns are a common sight on a woodland walk, but have you wondered what species you are seeing? Ferns are vibrant, non-flowering plants, which reproduce via … Continue reading A: Dragonflies, Ferns, and Trees – Summer Biodiversity Courses

EA: Binham Priory

NR21 0DQ for wall ferns. ‘Natural Surroundings’ NR25 7JN. Woodland and wild plant nursery.

Y: Hack Falls Wood, Grewelthorpe

Meeting Place – Visit to Hackfall Wood, between Masham and Grewelthorpe. Meet at the carpark on the road between Masham and Grewelthorpe SE 23067 77485 (54.19280 x -1.64790). Once again parking is rather limited, so arriving by 10am is recommended (Plan A), with 10.30 as latest start time. Going – Bit steep and slippery if … Continue reading Y: Hack Falls Wood, Grewelthorpe

NW: Eggerslack Wood

Eggerslack Wood Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Joint meeting with the Wildflower Society Contact: Alison Evans

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