News Updates


1st December 2007

Article written for local parish magazine asking if there was any interest in forming a 'local wildlife Group'

13th March 2008

First 'Group' meeting. Eight people attended.

May 2010

OPAL Grant applied for

June 2009

First 'out door' meeting / walk

July 2010

'Missed out' on OPAL Grant for 2009

1st August 2008

Teme Valley Wildlife Web Site 'goes live'

November 2008

2009 Speakers Program finalised

June 2009

First Wildlife Photographic Competition launched

July 2009

Group made 'formal' with Committee, constitution and bank account. Membership offered.

November 2009

2010 Speakers Program finalised

May 2010

OPAL Grant applied for

July 2010

OPAL Grant won

September / October 2010

OPAL Equipment purchased

October / November 2010

Beginners Wildlife Photography Course ran for six weeks

November 2010

Big Lottery Grant applied for 'Community Bird Watch'

Feb 2011

Big Lottery Grant moved to Awards for All Grant

April 2011

Awards for All grant won.

Orchard Training days organised

June 2011

Bioblitz Day event held

May 2011

Bird Seed field planted up and Three Bird Hides erected

July 2011

Schools involved in Bug hunts

May 2012

Bird Seed field planted up again