On Monday 16 October 2017

On Monday 16 October 2017, Jill Cunningham, Club Member, held a Fungi Workshop. Jill’s excellent photographs and collection of fungi fruiting bodies illustrated how fungi can be identified by its gills or spore holes and by its various shapes such as brackets, clubs, spindles, spheres, cups and crusts. Last Monday, Wendy English, Member of Whitby […]


News Just a reminder next Mondays meeting is a Fungi workshop by Jill Cunningham. Jill has requested that if any member finds any Fungi she would be pleased if we could bring sample to the meeting for identification and discussion. Jill is such an enthusiastic Club Member so please make every effort to attend and […]

Monday 2 October 2017

Monday 2 October 2017   This week Members observed: Goosanders at High Coniscliffe, Chiff Chaffs at Barton and Low Coniscliffe, Ladybirds in Darlington. Pink Footed Geese are moving south. At RSPB Saltholme, Whooper Swans from Iceland, Wigeon, Golden Plovers, Black Tailed Godwit, Dunlin and Red Shank. The Scopes Owl is still at Ryhope. Compiled by […]

Outing to North Gare & Seaton Snooks 8th July Leader D.I.Griss This was a replacement for the advertised outing to the Salterns and Greatham Creek which was not available because of engineering works in the area. 14 Members gathered at Abbey road for the start and another joined at the North Gare car park. The […]