Monthly Archives: May 2016

Monday April 25th 2016

Monday April 25th 2016 This week Members’ sightings included: wasp nests in a Darlington shed; Greylag geese with goslings at Piercebridge; the first swift of the year, sandmartins, swallow, reed warbler, wheatear all seen at RSPB Saltholme; Siskins at Barton; Kingfisher at Snipe Pond, Darlington; Redpoll, Siskin, Bullfinch at Foxglove Covert. In Cleasby, a member […]

Monday April 25th 2016

Monday April 25th 2016 Steve Keeney delivered his President’s Lecture entitled “St Godric and Finchale Priory”. The talk was an update to a trip, report and sketches made 100 years ago by a Field Club Member, Alexander Campbell Dixon MA, BSc, who was the Archaeology Section Leader and President from 1907 to 1910. St Godric […]