Contact the SOS

Contact the SOS


Bird Sightings can be submitted using the online form on the Recent Sightings page – there is no need to email them in. However, if you have problems with the online submission system, send your sighting to

News other than sightings should be sent to .

If you want to contact someone in the Society please contact the person covering the subject you want to discuss, or contact the Secretary. Key contacts are as follows:

Alan Swetman, 10 Hills Road, Steyning, W.Sussex BN44 3QG
07472 139927

Clare Buckle

David Thorns, 7 Branston Road, Eastbourne East Sussex BN22 0AL

Edwin (Ted) Merrikin, Blessings, Barns Farm Lane, Sullington, Storrington, West Sussex, RH20 4AH
01903 745166

Database Manager (for queries about the records database)
John Newnham

Conservation Officer
Mark Mallalieu (acting)

Membership Secretary
Chris Davis, 27 Salisbury Road, Seaford, BN25 2BD

Press and Publicity Officer
Pat Wilder

Newsletter Editor
Thalia Griffiths

Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS)
INLAND SITES Helen Crabtree
COASTAL SITES Dave Boddington

Breeding Bird Survey (BBS)
Helen Crabtree

Heronries Census
Helen Crabtree

Other surveys
Pete Hughes

Website Manager

Chris Brown