Author: Val Bentley

Log in & MySOS options

You may have noticed Log in and MySOS options at the end of the More menu on the right hand side of the page. They are there because we are in the process of creating a system where members can join/renew their membership online. At the moment these links do not allow existing members to […]

SOS Conference 2022

Sussex Ornithological Society Online Conference 2022  The Conference is online again this year with events on the evenings of the 29th and 30th January. We are pleased to welcome four great speakers over the two nights. Saturday 29th January will be a wader special with talks on Greenshank and Green Sandpiper. Pete Potts and Ken […]

January events

The SOS apologises that, due to unavoidable circumstances, the winter newsletter, accompanied by the events programme, has been delayed and will not be despatched until the New Year.   The dates for events during January are:   Date Venue Sat 8 Jan Rye Harbour LNR: Meet in car park at  09.30 hrs 189/TQ941189. Half day. […]

SOS New Year Bird Race 2022

NEW YEAR BIRD RACE 2022  January 2021 saw a pandemic-affected Race where it was only individuals or teams of two who could take part, and they had to stay local. However, 15 “teams” raised nearly £1200 through donations and sponsorship, and amassed a species list of 119. Living near one of the coastal hotspots was […]

Now’s the time to join SOS!

Membership is only £14 p.a. (£17 joint). If you join before the end of 2021 your membership will run to the end of December 2022, so you will get THREE Sussex Bird Reports for your year’s subscription – the most recent (2019), the 2020 edition, hot off the press, PLUS the 2021 report which will […]

SOS Outings Programme 2021

Many thanks to Mark Wright (Outings Organiser) for arranging the following events from this month until the end of the year  They will be subject to any future covid-19 restrictions that may be applied. Date Event Saturday 28th August Whitbread Hollow, Beachy Head: Meet at 9.00 a.m. at Dukes Drive, Holywell corner at western end […]

April mid-week walks (members only)

 We are able to offer the following two walks this month led by Val Bentley in her local patch at Henfield.   These were planned for February, but had to be cancelled due to Covid restrictions.   Please note that the “rule of 6” applies, and hence the group will be limited to the leader plus […]

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