CVWG Events programme


Please note – for links to the weekly botany walks programme and information about other events, please visit the Events Information page.

Saturday 26 February – GOOSARD work morning

Any member welcome to attend. 10 am – 12 noon. Gates will be open so please park inside. The reserve is adjacent to Paulton sewage works (ST 654576). Please phone Peter on 07860 627744 for more information.

Wednesday 2 March – Talk: Amphibians & Reptiles

John Dickson of the Reptile and Amphibian Group for Somerset will be talking about the group’s activities. The Reptile and Amphibian Group for Somerset (RAGS) is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the interests ofwild, native reptiles and amphibians across Somerset and forms part of the national ARG-UK network.

7.30pm for 8pm start. Bar with hot/cold drinks.

Monday 4 April 2022 – Herons at Swell Wood

RSPB reserve on A378 near Langport, TA3 6PX. Meet in the carpark at 11am. Weather dependent so please check with Judy beforehand: 07460 278311.

Sunday 24 April 2022 – NGS open garden Coleford House

Underhill, Coleford, BA3 5LU. The river Mells flows through the garden which has wildflower planting, woodland, arboretum, walled garden, bat house and more! Meet at 11am. Please contact Judy 07460 278311.

Saturday 30 April 2022 – Goosard reserve work day

Please contact Peter on 07860 627744.

Monday 2 May – bluebells at Greyfield wood

Meet at 11am. Please contact Diana for details 07581 451805

Early May – Wildlife Photographer of the Year at M Shed, Bristol.

Please contact Judy for details nearer the time 07460 278311

Saturday 28 May 2022 – Goosard reserve work day

Please contact Peter on 07860 627744.

Wednesday 22 June – Hawk & Owl Trust, Andover

Please contact Peter for details 07860 627744

Saturday 25 June 2022 – Goosard reserve work day

Please contact Peter on 07860 627744.

Widlife photography –

Please contact Diana 07581 451805 if you would like to accompany her on any of her days out photographing local wildlife.

Insect events –
Please contact Deborah on 01761 435563 if you would like to attend insect events or accompany her on visits recording or observing insects.

Please note that all events are subject to any Covid 19 rules applying at the time. Please contact Judy on 07460 278311 with any queries. To download a pdf version of the programme, click here.

Venue for our talks: Radstock Working Men’s Club, which has a large hall, with a large screen. A bar is available in the main part of the club, serving hot and cold drinks. Please park in the town car park next door (behind the library). There is a side entrance into the club from the car park.

CVWG project and conservation-related activities are not all posted on our website, so if you wish to join in please go to the relevant project page for contact details or send us a message via the Contacts page. Please note that insect and other invertebrate events are usually weather-dependent and some take place on an ad hoc basis. If you wish to go on the list of people interested in attending such events please contact Deborah via or on 01761 435563 .

If you need any more information about CVWG Events please phone or text Judy on 07460 278311