Indoor Meetings Programme


A meeting is held in The Main Hall, Surbiton Library, Ewell Road, Surbiton at 8pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, except August.



19 February – David Darrell-Lambert – A guide to bird sounds

David Darrell-Lambert is a professional ornithologist, photographer and author. He was chair of the Ornithological Section of the London Natural History Society for ten years and his photographs have been widely published. He has recently published a book entitled Birdwatching London. He also runs an ornithological consultancy called Bird Brain UK and his media work has included news programmes and documentaries for BBC and ITV. For a number of years he has been recording bird songs and calls, and this is the subject of his talk this evening.


19 March – Chris Ward – The magic of Mallorca

Chris is a bird photographer and former leader of the North Buckinghamshire RSPB group. He has presented talks to many birdwatching and natural history groups around the UK. As well as his interest in photography, wildlife and conservation is very important to him. His overseas travels have taken him to a number of countries to photograph birds, including Mallorca, the subject of tonight’s talk. We welcome back Chris who has spoken to us many times previously.


16 April – Simon Ginnaw – Kent’s wild year


21 May – Social evening


18 June – Jeff Blincow – Birds in flight


16 July – Members’ Evening


August – No meeting


17 September – Ashley Grove – Wonderful winter wildlife


15 October – AGM


19 November – Andrew Cleave – Birds and wildlife of Northern India


17 December – Members’ slides


Please make an effort to come along to the indoor meetings. They are the best way of keeping in touch.