Location: Delapre Abbey, Northampton. Meet in car park (free). Follow the A508 London Rd from the A45 southern by-pass towards Northampton centre. The drive (with a small lodge) is on right hand side, ½ mile past Queen Eleanor’s Cross. SP 759 591.
Postcode: NN4 8AW (Google map)
The historic house was just restored by Northampton Borough Council. Nearby are splendid mature trees, Victorian shrubberies, a recent plantation, golf course, paddocks and a lake. Hawfinch and many other woodland birds were present in winter 2017-18. Cafe and toilets usually open. Some paths are too muddy for wheelchairs, wellies advised. Walk leader Chris Coppock.
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Price: Free event
See the RSPB North Bucks Local Group website for more information