See below for details of forthcoming events...

Events Diary


JULY

Tuesday 29th
Reserve Work Party
: Allt Rhongyr, Penwyllt, SA9 1GE (Grid ref SN 852 156). Cutting bracken on this hill top wildflower site with far reaching views. Leader: Steph Coates. 10.15am - 3.30pm.


AUGUST

Tuesday 5th
Reserve Work Party
: Allt Rhongyr, Penwyllt, SA9 1GE (Grid ref SN 852 156). Cutting bracken on this hill top wildflower site with far reaching views. Leader: Steph Coates. 10.15am - 3.30pm.

Wednesday 6th
Bats at Brecon Promenade: Brecon. LD3 9AN. SO 042 287. A family event and for those with limited mobility or wheelchair users. Learn about bat ecology, watch their behaviour and hear echo-location with bat detectors. Bring a torch and insect repellent. This is an event for everyone over the age of 5 years. In partnership with Brecknock Bat Group, Brecon Beacons National Park Authority and Vincent Wildlife Trust. Meet on the promenade where the rivers Honddu and Usk meet, next to Kensington car park. Booking required through Brecon Beacons National Park Authority on 01874 623366. 8.30pm - 10pm.

Thursday 7th
Reserve Work Party
: BWT Canalside land, Brecon, LD3 7HG. Vegetation clearance and cleaning up of site to help with the further development of the Trust's new HQ project. Leader: Phil Sutton. 10.15am - 3.30pm.

Tuesday 12th
Reserve Work Party
: Cae Eglwys, Sarnau, LD3 9PR (Grid ref SO 025 333). Cutting bracken in this lovely wildflower meadow with magnificent views. Leader: Phil Sutton. 10.15am - 3.30pm.

Tuesday 19th
Reserve Work Party
: Allt Rhongyr, Penwyllt, SA9 1GE (Grid ref SN 852 156). Cutting bracken on this hill top wildflower site with far reaching views. Leader: Steph Coates. 10.15am - 3.30pm.


SEPTEMBER

Tuesday 2nd
Reserve Work Party
: Vicarage Meadows & Cae Pwll y Bo, Abergwesyn, LD5 4TP (Grid ref SN 850 526). Cutting and raking the sward to maintain these nationally important wildflower meadows. Meet by the river Irfon bridge in Abergwesyn to go to Vicarage Meadows first. Leader: Phil Sutton. 10.15am - 3.30pm.

Saturday 6th
Fantastic Flora: Allt Rhongyr Nature Reserve, Penwyllt. SA9 1GE. SN 852 156. A ramble suitable for all ages but, unfortunately not for wheelchairs. Walk for about a mile around the nature reserve with botanist John Crellin where we hope to see the Autumn Gentian. We will be able to see the work done here by the volunteers and the ponies that graze the reserve. Meet at the entrance to the reserve with parking on the roadside. 10.30am - 1pm

Saturday 6th
BWT 50th Anniversary Celebration: Bishop Bevan Hall, Brecon. Come along to this free event to help us celebrate 50 years of working for wildlife, find out more about the Trust and your local wildlife.

Tuesday 23rd
Reserve Work Party
: Ystradfawr, Ystradgynlais, SA9 1SE (Grid ref SN 796 108). Scrub clearance to maintain the rhos pasture. Leader: Steph Coates. Meeting point to be confirmed. 10.15am - 3.30pm.


OCTOBER

Tuesday 7th
Reserve Work Party
: The Byddwn, Pen y Waun & Trewalkin Meadow, close to the east of Brecon. Cutting and raking the sward to maintain these small wildflower meadows. Meeting on the roadside at LD3 7SU / SO 087 277 to go to The Byddwn first. Leader: Phil Sutton. 10.15am - 3.30pm.

Saturday 18th
Fungal Foray: Priory Groves, Brecon. With local fungi expert David Mitchell. Meet at Brecon Cathedral, LD3 9DP. Please do not use the Cathedral car park but one of those in the town centre. Donation £3 per person. Suitable for all ages. Contact Clare Morgan at the Trust. Not suitable for those with limited mobility or wheelchairs. No dogs allowed. 2pm.


NOVEMBER

Wednesday 6th
Cotswold Outdoor Clothing: Cotswold shop, Brecon. BWT members only. Trust members can take advantage of a 20% on the night discount on full price items and enjoy a glass of mulled wine and mince pies provided by Cotswold Outdoor. 6pm - 8pm.

Wednesday 12th
BWT AGM & Presentations: Peterstone Court, Llanhamlach, Brecon. Join us for our 50th Annual General Meeting and presentations from staff. Sponsored by Peterstone Court. 7pm.


DECEMBER

Friday 5th
Christmas Meal: TBC.

More dates and details to follow soon...keep watching this space

2014 marks the Brecknock Wildlife Trusts 50th year of wildlife conservation and we are celebrating with a series of special events to mark the occaision.


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. Contacts are listed below.


Lectures, Walks & Learning Events
For booking or further information contact the Trust office:
Tel: 01874 625708
Email


Kids & Watch Club
For further details and to book a place contact the Trust.
Tel: 01874 625708
Email

Visit our Kids Page


Reserve Work Party
For further details contact:
Phil Sutton (Email),
or
Steph Coates,(Email)
Tel: 01874 625708

Look at our Reserves Work Party Page


Special Interest Group
Contact the person listed or look at our Special Interest Groups page.



The running of these events is supported by: