See below for details of forthcoming events...

Events Diary


NOVEMBER

Thursday 24th

EVENT: Nature Through A Lens, Wern Plemys Nature Reserve. Bring your camera or smartphone and get some handy photography tips as we explore the sites birds, fungi and other winter wildlife. Approximately 2 miles. 10am - 1pm. Contact Anna Guzzo for more info on 01639 844273. "Wild Communities" project.


DECEMBER

Friday 2nd

Reserve Work Party: Scrub and Tree Clearance at Ystradfawr Nature Reserve. Clearing scrub and tree thinning from important marsh fritillary site. Meet at Weavers Road. SA9 1PQ (Grid ref: SN 791 098). Wear warm clothing, strong footwear, bring a drink and lunch. Tea/coffee provided. 10.15am - 3pm. Contact Anna Guzzo for more info on 01639 844273. "Wild Communities" project.

Friday 2nd

Social Event: Christmas Meal at the Clarence Inn, 25 The Watton, Brecon, LD3 7ED. All welcome to this annual social event. Starts at 7pm. Click here to see menu. Booking essential by phoning Clare Morgan at the Trust office on 01874 625708 or email the Trust.

Tuesday 6th

Reserve Work Party: Hedgelaying at BWT Cae Pwll y Bo Nature Reserve, near Abergwesyn. Learn the traditional practice of hedgelaying at this quiet riverside meadow. Meet on site, LD5 4TW (Grid ref SN 854 512). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Monday 12th

WALK: Winter Walk with mince pies, Banwen Ponds. Join us on a guided walk this Christmas, spotting birds and other wildlife at this lovely site with well-made paths. Free lunch, hot drinks and mince pies at Sarn Helen café provided. Meeting place: DOVE Workshop, SA10 9LW. Approx. 1 mile. 10.30am - 1pm. Contact Anna Guzzo for more info on 01639 844273. "Wild Communities" project.

Tuesday 13th

Reserve Work Party: Hedgelaying at BWT Cae Pwll y Bo Nature Reserve, near Abergwesyn. Learn the traditional practice of hedgelaying at this quiet riverside meadow. Meet on site, LD5 4TW (Grid ref SN 854 512). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Friday 16th

Reserve Work Party: Scrub Clearance at Ystradfawr Nature Reserve. Scrub clearance for marsh fritillary butterflies. To include mince pies and mulled drinks by the camp fire. Meet at the top of Weavers Road. SA9 1PQ (Grid ref: SN 791 098) to work by Coed Cae Mawr (above cycle track). Area 7. Wear warm clothing, strong footwear, bring a drink and lunch. Tea/coffee provided. 10.15am - 3pm. Contact Anna Guzzo for more info on 01639 844273. "Wild Communities" project.


2017 JANUARY

Tuesday 10th

Reserve Work Party: Hedgelaying at BWT Cae Pwll y Bo Nature Reserve, near Abergwesyn. Learn the traditional practice of hedgelaying at this quiet riverside meadow. Meet on site, LD5 4TW (Grid ref SN 854 512). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Friday 13th

EVENT: Wonderful Winter Wildfowl, Wildfowl & Wetland Trust, Llanelli. A fantastic opportunity to visit this popular wetland and explore the birdlife on its lakes, reed beds and scrapes completely free of charge. 9.30am - 4.30pm. Contact Anna Guzzo for more info on 01639 844273. "Wild Communities" project.

Saturday 14th

EVENT:WINTER BIRD WATCH

9.30-12 noon. Join leaders Andrew king and Keith Noble, at Ty Mawr Farm, Llangasty SO124260. £5 with Soup and Roll. Booking required - Contact: Stephanie Coates for more information on 01874 625708.

Tuesday 31st

Reserve Work Party: Coppicing at BWT Pwll-y-Wrach Nature Reserve, near Talgarth. Learn the traditional practice of coppicing in this wonderful ancient woodland, to benefit dormice and other woodland wildlife. Meet at the main site entrance, LD3 0DU (Grid ref SO 162 328). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.


FEBRUARY

FEBRUARY HALF TERM 2017

Brecon Library family event further details from the office/website.

Tuesday 21st

Reserve Work Party: Hedgelaying at BWT Cae Pwll y Bo Nature Reserve, near Abergwesyn. Learn the traditional practice of hedgelaying at this quiet riverside meadow. Meet on site, LD5 4TW (Grid ref SN 854 512). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Friday 24th

LEARNING EVENT: Tree ID Walk, Ystradfawr Nature Reserve. Learn how to identify tree's in the winter using their buds and bark as we walk around this lovely site with a wide variety of native tree species. Will include hot drinks and toasted marshmallows around the campfire. Approx. 2 miles. 10am - 1pm. Contact Anna Guzzo for more info on 01639 844273. "Wild Communities" project.

Tuesday 28th (TBC)

Reserve Work Party: Vegetation Clearance at BWT Pwll-y-Wrach Nature Reserve, near Talgarth. The Trust is developing a micro-hydro scheme on this reserve harnessing the power of the River Ennig. To enable its construction coppicing of low vegetation is required along the route of the water pipe. Meet at the main site entrance, LD3 0DU (Grid ref SO 162 328). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.


MARCH

Tuesday 14th (TBC)

Reserve Work Party: Vegetation Clearance at BWT Pwll-y-Wrach Nature Reserve, near Talgarth. The Trust is developing a micro-hydro scheme on this reserve harnessing the power of the River Ennig. To enable its construction coppicing of low vegetation is required along the route of the water pipe. Meet at the main site entrance, LD3 0DU (Grid ref SO 162 328). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Tuesday 28th

Reserve Work Party: Access improvement works at BWT Coed Dyrysiog Nature Reserve, near Aberyscir. Come and help improve the circular path in this lovely ancient wooded common. Meet on site, LD3 9LS (Grid ref SN 980 310). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.


APRIL

Tuesday 11th

Reserve Work Party: Access improvement works at BWT Coed Dyrysiog Nature Reserve, near Aberyscir. Come and help improve the circular path in this lovely ancient wooded common. Meet on site, LD3 9LS (Grid ref SN 980 310). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Tuesday 25th

Reserve Work Party: Access improvement works at BWT Coed Dyrysiog Nature Reserve, near Aberyscir. Come and help improve the circular path in this lovely ancient wooded common. Meet on site, LD3 9LS (Grid ref SN 980 310). 10.15am - 3.30pm. Contact Phil Sutton for more information on 01874 625708.

Further information
All events listed are open to all and are free unless otherwise stated.

Listed events are colour coded depending on what kind of an event it is as follows:


Lectures, Walks & Learning Events

Kids & Watch Club

Reserve Work Party

Special Interest Group




The following support the running of some of these Trust events: