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Whether you’re a complete beginner, or you have some experience already, I hope you’ll find something of interest. Start Here.

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Upcoming Events


0 All Booked All Booked All Booked 1988 Ring ouzels and reservoirs http://www.startbirding.co.uk/event/ring-ouzels-2/?event_date=2018-04-21&reg=1 https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr 2018-04-21
21 Apr, 18
0 All Booked All Booked All Booked 2017 Birds and basic tree identification http://www.startbirding.co.uk/event/hollybush-treeid-2/?event_date=2018-04-25&reg=1 https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr 2018-04-25
25 Apr, 18
0 All Booked All Booked All Booked 2009 Birdsong workshop with YWT http://www.startbirding.co.uk/event/staveley-2-2-2/?event_date=2018-04-28&reg=1 https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr 2018-04-28
28 Apr, 18

From the Blog


Who’s coming to dinner?

Hello birdwatchers I hope you’ve been able to go outdoors to enjoy the last of the amazing autumn weather. The colours have been amazing and

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