Welcome New Year Walk Southwell Circular

Norwood Park

Southwell Trail, Maythorne, Norwood Park, Halam, Machin’s Farm, Little Turncroft Farm, Old Hall Farm, Cotton Mill Farm, return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Southwell Trail CP off Station Lane, Farnsfield Grid Ref: SK644572 Post Code: NG22 8LB Distance: 7.1 miles Contact 07719 827 808

Winter at Gedling Country Park

Blackcap

Migrant birds—redpoll, siskin, European blackbirds, redwing. If recent snow—footprints of roe or muntjac deer, foxes, rabbits, badgers and stoats.
Meet Rod and Jenny Fillingham at the Visitor Centre Café 1899 by Spring Lane car park. NG4 4PE. Sensible footwear as secondary paths can be muddy. Wrap up and bring a walking stick. Progress may be slow. Wildlife presented by Mark Tyler and Brian Cluff. Contact: Brian Cluff (0115) 9205110 Children must be accompanied by a parent or adult carer. Non-FGCP members admission £1.00. No dogs please.

Winter Bird Identification

Wren

Improve your identification of winter birds using sight and sound. We take a walk around the Attenborough Nature Reserve with one of our experts. Using the hides and different habitats, you’ll learn the skills you need to identify the birds of Attenborough using your eyes and ears. Meet the leader at the Nature Centre., Attenborough. Cost £7.95. To book visit nottinghamshirewildlife.org/events

Bunny Wood Birds

Chaffinch

Join the South Notts Local Group for this walk. Meet Neil Glenn at the car park and bring your own binoculars. Contact Tel. 07771 934 738

Idle Valley Birds

Greenfinch

Join local bird enthusiasts for a 2 hour walk around Idle Valley Nature Reserve. ulars and walking boots. Donation welcome. Contact: Rural Learning Centre 01777 858 245 or idlevalley@nottswt.co.uk

New Year Day Walk of Kings

Parliament Oak

Spa Ponds, Parliament Oak, The Lings, St Edwin’s Cross, Archway House, Kings Clipstone, King John’s Palace, Vicar Water Country Park and return. Meet Chris Thompson (Gedling Ramblers) at Whitegates Hotel, 2 Clipstone Road East, Forest Town. Grid Ref. SK572 627 Post Code NG19 0HS Distance 6.4 miles Contact Tel. 07719 827 808