Great Crested Grebe



Don't forget to take part in the Big Garden Birdwatch on 29-31 January!
Just count the birds seen in your garden for an hour and submit your results to by 19th February.

Our next Zoom meeting will take place on Wednesday, 10th February at 8 pm when Simon Ginnaw will be talking about "Kent's Wild Year". Please go to the Meetings page for updates to our programme.   

**To participate please register your interest with our Editor, Brian Thomas at

Many RSPB reserves are now open for essential outdoor exercise, including some hides and toilet facilities but most visitor centres and shops remain closed. Please check the RSPB main website (Reserves and Events) for up-to-date information and only travel locally.

As a responsible organisation we remain committed to keeping everyone engaged in our activities free from infection from coronavirus and will only resume our activities when it is safe to do so and with appropriate health and safety guidance and protocols in place. We ask for your continuing support and patience as we
adapt to current circumstances.  

Has anybody got any pictures to brighten up and update our Gallery? Please contact our newsletter editor


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The RSPB speaks out for birds and wildlife, tackling the problems that threaten our environment. Nature is amazing - help us keep it that way. The RSPB is part of Birdlife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Visit the RSPB website at

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a registered charity:
England and Wales no. 207076, Scotland no.SC037654




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