The following events have been organised during 2017.  New events, in addition to those below, will be organised during the year and the website updated.  Please check back regularly.

 

22 July 2017

Bilton Conservation Group is planning a Bioblitz Day to update records of wildlife in the Nidd Gorge.  This will include a bat walk starting around 22:30.  All helpers welcome.  For information see www.biltonconservationgroup.co.uk. 

28 July 2017: 20:15

Bat survey at Harland Mount Nature Reserve, Scarborough.  Leader Nick Gibbons on 01723 368502 or nicholas.gibbons123@btinternet.com.  Meet at car park at TA01948754 on Stepney Hill.

2 August 2017: 20:45

Bat roost count at St. Andrew's Church, Grinton, Swaledale.  OS Grid Ref. SE046985.  Leader Brigitte Donoghue.

4 August 2017: 20:00

Bat survey at Dean Road & Manor Road cemeteries, Scarborough.  Meet at Dean Road cemetery by the chapel (TA03388892). Leader Nick Gibbons on 01723 368502 or nicholas.gibbons123@btinternet.com.

5 August 2017: 20:30

Bat walk on the Solar System Greenway, York in association with Sustrans.  The event is free but you must book in advance via eventbrite.co.uk and search for "Bat Walk York".  Meet on the cycle path behind Brunswick Organic Nursery, York.  Leader Ann Hanson.

11 August 2017: 20:00

Bat survey at Keys Beck, Cropton Forest.  Meet at forest entrance at SE80069635. Contact Nick Gibbons for details on 01723 368502 or nicholas.gibbons123@btinternet.com.

19 August 2017: 20:00

Bat and wine evening at Ryedale Vineyard, Farfield Farm, Westow.  Following a short tour of the vineyard members of North Yorkshire Bat Group will lead a walk looking for bats.  Bring comfortable walking shoes or boots, warm clothing and a torch.  Adult tickets are £15 per person, accompanied children under 16 years of age are welcome and free of charge.  Adult tickets include a glass of red or white wine; soft drinks available.  Please telephone the Vineyard to reserve your place 01653 658035.  £10 from each ticket sold will be donated to North Yorkshire Bat Group. 

30 August 2017: 19:00

Bat talk and guided bat walk around Fountains Abbey, Ripon.  Leader John Drewett.  In association with The National Trust.  Booking required via National Trust.

6 September 2017: 19:25

Bat roost count at St. Andrew's Church, Grinton, Swaledale.  OS Grid Ref. SE046985.  Leader Brigitte Donoghue.

4 October 2017: 18:15

Bat roost count at St. Andrew's Church, Grinton, Swaledale.  OS Grid Ref. SE046985.  Leader Brigitte Donoghue.