Category Archives: News & What’s On

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Jim Mart Nature Reserve – butterfly recording opportunity

Following a very successful first year of implementing the butterfly transect at the Jim Mart reserve, there is now an opportunity for one or two more club members to join the recording team. If you can identify the majority of … Continue reading

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Jim Mart Nature Reserve – February Work Party

The wet weather persists, so this month’s work party at the Jim Mart reserve will continue with removing decaying vegetation and cutting back/digging up brambles. Parts of the reserve currently resemble a wet sponge underfoot and, although we will aim … Continue reading

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Important Message from Keith Turton

The new keypads have been fitted to the hides. Please press the “c” button before entering the number to enter. Full instructions for using the new keypads will be provided as soon as possible.

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Important message from John Parlby

Over recent weeks a number of locks have been stolen. If any member can shed any light or offer any information would they please contact the police on Tel. 101 asking for PCSO 4412 Michael Coates, crime ref. no. 3589/14. … Continue reading

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Ogston Bird Club Members Forum

Can I just remind club members that when trying to join the Ogston Bird Club Forum, you must put your own name in the “Username” box. NOT A NICKNAME such as “Dickbod” or “LTT” as we’ve already had. It is … Continue reading

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Carry Your Membership Card When On Site

Taken from all the club’s recent newsletters: It is VERY IMPORTANT that you carry your Ogston Membership Card with you at all times when visiting both the Ogston and Jim Mart reserves. Members should never reveal the lock number to … Continue reading

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Website Archives

If you want to see older posts that no longer show on the page you’re reading, scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Older Posts” wording. A really good feature on the new website is … Continue reading

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New Images Added to the Members Gallery

A few new images taken at the reserve have been added to the Ogston Members Gallery.

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Important Notice to all Ogston Members

As per the recent Ogston Bird Club newsletter, can we remind all members that as of this year, the gate lock numbers will be changed in the first weekend of February 2014. NOT MAY as in previous years. Please note, … Continue reading

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The Sanctuary Bird Reserve Pride Park

We would ask all members and viewers of this site to consider objecting to the proposed cycle track that will all but destroy large areas of the Sanctuary. Please note there is a degree of urgency about this as the … Continue reading

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