Shropshire Spider Group

Programme of Activities 2018

Anyone with an interest in spiders, other arachnids or other invertebrate groups who may be in the area is welcome to join us if they contact Nigel Cane-Honeysett beforehand.

March 03 Invertebrate Science Fair - Stafford University Science Centre
March 15 Research Day at Liverpool Museum
March 25 Fieldwork at Hope Valley(with Shropshire Invertebrate Group (SIG))
April 04 Fieldwork at Smalley Hill NR (with Joy of Wildlife (JoW) group)
April 11 Fieldwork at Eardington NR (with JoW)
April 18 Fieldwork at New England, Highley(with JoW)
April 22 Fieldwork at Earl's Hill (with SIG)
April 25 Fieldwork at Donington & Albrighton NR (with JoW)
May 02 Fieldwork at Shavington Park (with JoW)
May 09 Fieldwork at Berrington Hall, Berrington (with JoW)
May 12 Learn to Love Spiders Course - FSC Bishop's Wood
May 16 Fieldwork at Sytch Wood, Tibberton (with JoW)
May 20 Fieldwork at Mortimer Forest (with SIG)
May 23 Fieldwork at Millenheath (with JoW)
May 26 Spider Field ID Course at FSC Preston Montford
May 30 Fieldwork at Longdon Orchard, Wyre Forest (with JoW)
June 06 Spider Field ID Course at FSC Preston Montford
June 13 Fieldwork at Lodge Hill, Longnor (with JoW)
June 17 Fieldwork at Flounder's Folly, Callow Hill (with SIG)
June 20 Fieldwork at Mitchell Fold, Stapely (with JoW)
June 27 Fieldwork at Bagbatch, All Stretton(with JoW)
July 01 Birmingham Entomological Show at Edgbaston
July 04 Spider Field ID Course at FSC Preston Montford
July 08 Fieldwork at Comley Quarry
July 11 Fieldwork at Millenheath (with JoW)
July 16 Spider Talk & Walk at Lightmoor
July 18 Fieldwork at Prees Heath
July 19 Chris Packham's UK Bioblitz 2018 at Prees Heath
July 22 Fieldwork at Upper Gravenor (with SIG)
July 25 Fieldwork at Batch Valley, Long Mynd (with JoW)
August 01 Fieldwork at Rough Park (with JoW)
August 08 Fieldwork at Berrington Hall, Berrington (with JoW)
August 15 Fieldwork at Marshbrook (with JoW)
August 19 Fieldwork at Sweat Mere/Crose Mere (with SIG)
August 22 Fieldwork at Hodnet Heath (with JoW)
August 26 Just Watch It - Observation & Photography Day at Catherton Common
August 29 Fieldwork at Postenplain, Wyre Forest (with JoW)
September 05 Fieldwork at Millenheath(with JoW)
September 09 Fieldwork tba
September 12 Fieldwork at Farfield Meadows (with JoW)
September 19 Fieldwork at Ifton Meadows (with JoW)
September 23 Fieldwork at Haughmond Hill (with SIG)
September 26 Fieldwork at Long Mynd (with JoW)
October tba Lab day at FSC Preston Montford
October 03 Fieldwork at Bucknell Wood, Bucknell (with JoW)
October 06&7 Spider ID course using Microscopes at FSC Preston Montford
October 10 Fieldwork at Llanymynech (with JoW)
October 17 Fieldwork at Furber's Scrapyard, Whixall Moss (with JoW)
October 21 Fieldwork at Severn Valley CP (with SIG)
October 24 Fieldwork at Bwlytai Wood NR, Trefonen (with JoW)
October 31 Fieldwork at Eardington NR (with JoW)
November tba SSG end of Year General Meeting. Riverside Inn, Cressage
December tba Shropshire Entomology Day. FSC Preston Montford