Programme

During the summer, the Society meets every Tuesday from May through to the end of August.  Meetings are on Tuesdays at 7.00p.m. unless otherwise stated. Stout footwear is generally advised for our outdoor meetings. Visitors are usually most welcome. Note that as many of the meeting places do not have postcodes, the closest is listed. Click on the grid reference to load a map showing the location of the site.

During the winter, the Society meets every Tuesday from September through to the end of April at:

Cruck Barn
City Discovery Centre
Bradwell Abbey
Alston Drive
Milton Keynes
MK13 9AP

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Meetings open with refreshments at 7.30pm, for an 8pm start. Meeting are free for members. There is a charge of £2.00 for non-members.

Please note that clause 7 of the Society’s constitution reads: “The Society will exercise due care when arranging its meeting and activities for the benefit of members. Members taking part in any meeting or activity do so at their own risk”. Click this link to view the full Risk Assessment document.

  • Tue
    01
    Aug
    2017

    Leader: Viola Read

    Three fields of a former dairy farm maintained for the use of local people. Good plant and other records have been collected previously.

    Little parking. Meet at Woburn Sands central car park, Russell Street for short walk to site.

    SP931358                                        MK17 8NT

  • Tue
    08
    Aug
    2017

    Leader: Gordon Redford

    Flowers and invertebrates and an opportunity to assess the ancient woodland restoration underway at Oakhill Wood.

    Meet in the car park at the western end of H5 Portway at SP815361                                                                    MK5 6LY

  • Tue
    15
    Aug
    2017

    Leaders: Arthur Allen and Mervyn Dobbin

    Common land since 1276: riverside meadows, recently excavated ponds, old quarry, ridge and furrow.

    Meet in Queens Avenue car park behind the Medical Centre off High Street.

    SP874439                      MK16 8QT

  • Tue
    22
    Aug
    2017

    Leader: Mike Killeby

    Park in upper car park at the Abbey. We will walk through North Loughton Valley Park to the railway embankment. A very varied site.

    SP827395      MK13 9AP

  • Tue
    29
    Aug
    2017

    Leader: Lewis Dickinson

    This area of parkland is currently seeing much restoration of its historic features. We will see some of the progress made in the first year and with luck will see several species of bat at dusk!

    Meet at the Arts Centre car park off Parklands, Great Linford.

    SP851423   MK14 5DZ

  • Tue
    05
    Sep
    2017

    Indoor meeting iconMeet at 7.30 for 8.00