Redditch local group

Ipsley Alders (c) Andy HarrisIpsley Alders (c) Andy Harris

Redditch local group has regular indoor evening and weekend field meetings through the winter months, followed by evening field meetings through the summer.

You’re welcome to join us at our  meetings whether you're a Trust member or not.  For more information about our activities or if you’re interested in getting involved with organising events, please contact Peter Beckhelling on 01527 272074.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

We meet on the third Wednesday of the month.
• Where (from Sept 2016): Webheath Village Hall, Heathfield Road, Redditch, B97 5SQ
• Time: 7.45pm
• Admission: £2.50
• Refreshments available
• Bird food available for sale
• Non-members always welcome
• Booking is essential for our outdoor meetings.  Please call Peter Beckhelling on 01527 272074. Suitable outdoor clothing and footwear is essential.

You can download the latest Local Group What’s On for information about events in other areas.  

Sheena and Glen from the group decided to leave a patch of their lawn unmown eight years ago.  Read more about this in Redditch's winter 2017 newsletter and watch the video below:



Our local reserve & volunteering

Our local reserve is Ipsley Alders Marsh nature reserve in Redditch. You’re welcome to join in with our regular volunteer work parties that take place on the first Sunday of the month.

We cater for a wide range of levels and expertise; all tools and instruction are provided. We meet at 10am in the car park of Winyates Green Community Centre.

If you’d like more information please contact Margot Bish on 01527 60004. We look forward to seeing you there.

For more information about volunteering at any other Trust reserve please visit our volunteering pages.

What's on - Redditch

  • Orchids by the Way

    Tuesday 6th March 2018,
    7.45pm - 10.00pm

    Venue: Webheath Village Hall

    John Page shares his expertise with the Redditch group.

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  • Volunteer

    Get involved!

    Log sales volunteers (c) Claire Dovey

    From conservation and education to events and fundraising, find an opportunity for you...

    What's on

    Watch out Wednesdays: Wild in Winter

    Wednesday 21st February 2018,
    6.00pm - 7.30pm


    Come and discover the different ways in which wildlife survives the winter and what we can do to help them out. Please bring torches!

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