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Welcome to Wollaton Natural History Society

The Society exists to promote the study and appreciation of the natural world by arranging regular illustrated talks, guided walks, recording and publications.

The programme of indoor illustrated talks by guest speakers, takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of the month starting at 7.30pm at St Leonards Community Centre, Bramcote Lane, Wollaton. NG8 2ND (Opposite Wollaton library).

Click on the column on the left for our programme of Indoor Meetings & Guided Walks. 

Special Interest Groups: Photography, Botany and Birds.                   



JUL 17th: MOUNTAIN FLOWERS OF THE DOLOMITES – David Charlton a co-author on a book of the same name will take us on a tour of this wonderful area to look at the brilliant flora that abounds there and will give us an insight into how we may be able to grow some of them in our own garden.  



The next botanical walk is a visit to the Hartington trails and meadows on Saturday the 29th June. Meet at Wollaton village hall at 9.30am. Car contribution is £3. Packed lunch or nearby pubs. Bring your flower books and camera.

                    Details of future walks on 'GUIDED FIELD WALKS' PAGE


                                            Everyone welcome to all events

        Please note: October & December meetings and are for members only.


        MEMBERSHIP: £15 annually, payable in January, join on the door.

 Pro rata after March. 

            VISITORS are always welcome: £3.50 per meeting, £2 for walks.

             At meetings there is a charge of 50p for refreshments during the break.


Click on all website photos to enlarge image

Puffin with Sand eels
Puffin with Sand eels
40,000 Puffins on Inner Farne Island, Tony Platt felt very privileged when he was able to see and capture this spectacle. May 2019.
Just one seen on Chris Preston's Bird Walk to Whisby National Nature Reserve on 28.4.19. Photo by Tony Platt
Grey Wagtail
Grey Wagtail
Taken by Derek Martin at Bradford Dale, 10.4.19

6Visit the Wollaton Natural History Society's Facebook page to view over 600 members' photographs. This can be accessed by clicking on the  'f'  at the top of this page. If the page doesn't load, please have a second attempt. Default is the 'About' tab, clicking on the 'Discussion' tab, gives access to comments and photographs taken by members.  

ENQUIRIES: To contact the Society please use the Feedback page (see column on the left)

                                      Website Updated 24th June 2019

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