Events organiser Wendell Thomas – 07912 577626

  • Wed
    16
    Dec
    2015

    Bird Families of the World (a continuing quest)

    07:30National Wetland Centre Wales

    Talk by Club Vice Chairman Rob Hunt. Tea/coffee and biscuits as usual afterwards for £1.70.

    Location

  • Sat
    19
    Dec
    2015

    Whiteford burrows - Cancelled due to adverse weather.

    09:30Cwm Ivy car park

    Cancelled. Due to no suitable tides in January or February 2016 we will visit Whiteford Burrows on 19 December 2015. Meet at 9.30am in Cwm Ivy car park. High tide is at 13.15hrs approx. Please contact us if in any doubt about the weather.

    Location

  • Wed
    13
    Jan
    2016

    Wildlife of Far East Russia

    19:00National Wetland Centre Wales

    The "Wildlife of Far East Russia" will be the subject of an illustrated talk by Peter Royle of Pembrokeshire.

    Location

  • Wed
    10
    Feb
    2016

    Wildlife Trusts and Beavers in the UK.

    19:30National Wetland Centre Wales

    Rob Parry will give a talk on the work of the Wildlife Trusts and beavers in the UK.

    Location

  • Wed
    16
    Mar
    2016

    Sunshine State a Birdwatching Trip to Florida

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Gary Harper will give a talk on his trip to Florida. Coffee and biscuits afterwards £1.70.

    Location

  • Sat
    23
    Apr
    2016

    Talley Woods and Llangadog Common

    09:30Meet at Talley Abbey

    Last year Talley produced good numbers of wood warbler amongst other spring migrants together with a good variety of the usual woodland species. Alternative date of 30 April if the weather is poor.

    Meeting location

  • Sat
    14
    May
    2016

    RSPB Dinas

    09:30

    The annual fix of such species as pied flycatcher, redstart and tree pipit. Meet in reserve car park, alternative date of May 21 if the weather is poor.

    Location

  • Sat
    11
    Jun
    2016

    Penybedd Wood and Ffrwdfen Reserve

    09:30Pembrey

    Meet at car park which is on the right after the traffic lights at the entrance to Pembrey Country Park.

    Location

  • Sat
    23
    Jul
    2016

    Pembrey Burrows NNR

    09:30Pembrey Country Park

    A stroll through the burrows for birds, butterflies and whatever else. Meet by the car park on the left before the entrance to the Country Park, alternative date of 23 July if bad weather.

    Location

  • Thu
    18
    Aug
    2016

    Tern watch

    17:30Old Pembrey Harbour

    Meet at free car park near Shoreline Holiday Park from 17:30, high tide is approx 19:14. If weather is poor we will delay till Friday 19 August.

    Location

  • Sat
    10
    Sep
    2016

    Goldcliffe/Newport

    09:30Uskmouth Reserve Car Park

    Visit to Goldcliff Lagoons and Newport Wetlands, meet initially at Uskmouth Reserve car park (follow brown duck signs) at 9:30 before going on to Goldcliffe Lagoons. High tide is approx 12:30.

    Location

  • Wed
    12
    Oct
    2016

    AGM and talk on Ospreys

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Annual General Meeting to be followed by a fascinating talk on the history of ten years of Ospreys breeding in Wales by Emyr Evans of the Dovey Osprey Project.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.70)

    Location

  • Wed
    16
    Nov
    2016

    Birds of Assam - CANCELLED

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Illustrated talk by club Chairman Adam Dare on the birds of Assam.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.70)

    Location

  • Wed
    07
    Dec
    2016

    Pembrey Burrows and Morfa Berwig Nature Reserve.

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Club member and volunteer ranger at these reserves will give a talk on the habitat and wildlife that can be seen at these two locations.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.70)

    Location

  • Sat
    07
    Jan
    2017

    Whiteford burrows.

    09:30Cwm Ivy car park

    Having had to cancel for the last two years due to poor weather, let us hope it is third time lucky! Meet at 9.30am in Cwm Ivy car park. High tide is at 12.55 approx. All day event, waterproof footwear essential. Please contact us if in any doubt about the weather.

    Location

  • Wed
    18
    Jan
    2017

    Sea watching at Strumble Head.

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Club member Richard Davies will share his experiences of many years sea watching at Strumble Head.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.70)

    Location

  • Wed
    15
    Feb
    2017

    Ethiopia: The Roof of Africa. CANCELLED

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Apologies but CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances.

    Illustrated talk by Rob Hunt recounting his trip to Ethiopia.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.70)

    Location

  • Wed
    15
    Mar
    2017

    Ethiopia: The Roof of Africa.

    19:30WWT Penclacwydd

    Illustrated talk by Rob Hunt recounting his trip to Ethiopia. Please note that this replaces the previously advertised talk by Adam Dare.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.70)

    Location

  • Sat
    22
    Apr
    2017

    Dinefwr Country Park & Pont Carreg Sawdde

    09:45Dinefwr Country Park

    Visit to Dinefwr and Pont Carreg Sawdde, meet in Dinefwr car park, entry charge unless you are a member of the National Trust or the Wildlife Trust.

    Location

  • Sat
    06
    May
    2017

    RSPB Dinas

    09:30RSPB Dinas Car Park

    The annual fix of such species as pied flycatcher, redstart and tree pipit. Meet in reserve car park, if the weather is forecast to be poor the alternative date is Saturday 20th May.

    Location

  • Sat
    17
    Jun
    2017

    Pembrey Burrows

    09:15Pembrey Burrows entrance

    Paul Aubrey will lead our walk through Pembrey Burrows for the flora/fauna of this wonderful Reserve. Meet at Reserve entrance 9.15-9.20am.

    Location

  • Wed
    09
    Aug
    2017

    Tern watch

    17:30Old Pembrey Harbour

    Meet at free car park near Shoreline Holiday Park from 17:30, high tide is approx 20:21. If weather is poor we will delay till Thursday 10 August.

    Location

  • Sat
    16
    Sep
    2017

    Kidwelly Quay and Ferryside

    10:00Kidwelly Quay

    We will visit Kidwelly Quay in the morning and after lunch venture to Ferryside. Meet at the Quay car park at 10am.

    Location

  • Wed
    18
    Oct
    2017

    AGM and talk on Wildlife of the Kruger National Park

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Annual General Meeting to be followed by a fascinating talk by Richard Smith on the wildlife of the Kruger National Park in north eastern South Africa.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.50)

    Location

  • Wed
    15
    Nov
    2017

    Birds of Assam

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Illustrated talk by club Chairman Adam Dare on the birds of Assam.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20), club bar also available.

    Location

  • Wed
    06
    Dec
    2017

    Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Talk by Lizzie Wilberforce on the work of the Wildlife Trust in south and west Wales.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20), club bar also available.

    Location

  • Wed
    17
    Jan
    2018

    The Birds of Ecuador

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Illustrated talk by Rob Hunt on the birds of Ecuador.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20), club bar also available.

    Location

  • Sat
    27
    Jan
    2018

    Whiteford burrows.

    POSTPONED till 10 Feb

    Annual excursion (weather permitting!) to Whiteford Burrows. Meet at 9.30am in Cwm Ivy car park. High tide of 7.3m is at 14.10 approx. All day event, waterproof footwear essential. Please contact us if in any doubt about the weather.

  • Sat
    10
    Feb
    2018

    Whiteford Burrows. POSTPONED TO 24TH DUE TO WEATHER FORECAST

    09:30Cwm Ivy car park
  • Wed
    14
    Feb
    2018

    Birding in Rio Grande, Texas

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Talk by Dave Rich on birding in Rio Grande, Texas.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20), club bar also available.

    Location

  • Sat
    24
    Feb
    2018

    Whiteford Burrows

    09:30Cwm Ivy car park

    Annual excursion (weather permitting!) to Whiteford Burrows. Meet at 9.30am in Cwm Ivy car park. High tide of 7.0m is at 12.34 approx. We will go direct to the hide and return along the beach. All day event, waterproof footwear essential. Please contact us if in any doubt about the weather.

    Location

  • Wed
    14
    Mar
    2018

    The Endemic Species of Madeira and the Canary Isles

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Talk by Paul Bowden on the endemic species of the Canary Isles and Madeira.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20), club bar also available.

    Location

  • Sat
    28
    Apr
    2018

    SWWWT reserve Cilgerran

    10:00Cilgerran

    Our first outdoor event for this year will be a visit to the South and West Wales Wildlife Trust reserve at Cilgerran. We will meet in the car park at 10.00am. There is a charge for the car park if you are not a member of the Trust. There is no charge for admission to the reserve. Bring a packed lunch.

    Location

  • Sat
    19
    May
    2018

    RSPB Dinas

    09:30RSPB Dinas Car Park

    The annual fix of such species as pied flycatcher, redstart and tree pipit. Meet in reserve car park.

    Location

  • Sat
    23
    Jun
    2018

    Dinefwr Country Park & Llangadog

    09:45Dinefwr Country Park car park

    Meet 9.45 in the car park to explore the woods and pools. There is an entry fee if you are not a member of the National Trust or the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales. In the afternoon we will move on to Pont Carreg Sawdde for hopefully dipper, stonechat and spring migrants.

    Location

  • Sat
    21
    Jul
    2018

    Morfa Berwig Nature Reserve Bynea

    10:00Lower car park WWT Penclacwydd

    Club member and Reserve Ranger Paul Aubrey will lead us to a reserve that some will not have heard of. Meet at 10.00 in the lower car park at WWT Penclacwydd for car sharing as parking at the reserve is limited.

    Location

  • Sun
    12
    Aug
    2018

    Tern watch

    17:30Old Pembrey Harbour

    Meet at free car park near Shoreline Holiday Park from 17:30, high tide of 9.3m is approx 20:00. If weather is poor there is an alternative date of Monday 13 August, high tide of 9.3m at approx 20.46.

    Location

  • Sat
    15
    Sep
    2018

    Goldcliffe/Newport - CANCELLED

    09:30Uskmouth Reserve Car Park

    Visit to Goldcliff Lagoons and Newport Wetlands, meet initially at Uskmouth Reserve car park (follow brown duck signs) at 9:30 before going on to Goldcliffe Lagoons. High tide is approx 11:30.

    Location

  • Wed
    03
    Oct
    2018

    Illustrated talk on hen harrier and merlin in the Berwyn Mountains

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Illustrated talk by Keith Offord on his lengthy study of hen harrier and merlin in the Berwyn Mountains.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20)

    Location

  • Wed
    21
    Nov
    2018

    AGM and talk on the reintroduction of Red Squirrels

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Annual General Meeting to be followed by a fascinating talk by Becky Hulme of the Wildflife Trust on the reintroduction of Red Squirrels.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20)

    Location

  • Wed
    12
    Dec
    2018

    The Joy of Nest Recording in Carmarthenshire and beyond.

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Talk by Dan Jenkins-Jones of the RSPB on the joys of nest recording, a valuable and much under used method of bird data recording.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20)

    Location

  • Wed
    16
    Jan
    2019

    A Year in the Towy Valley

    19:30Llanelli Cricket Club

    Richard Rees will show us his film of a 'Year in the Towy Valley'.

    Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow (£1.20)

    Location