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Are you missing out on our guided walks?

A number of people spaced out across a grassy hillside
Walkers on Cerne Giant Hill. Photo: Peter Salmon

Sunday 15 May saw the arrival at Cerne Abbas Giant Hill of 44 walkers from Dorset, Devon, Somerset, London and Cambridgeshire to take part in the guided tour for the day, a mixture of novices and experts sharing enthusiasm for the butterflies seen. Continue reading

Brilliant weekend at Alners Gorse

Light brown moth with a chocoalte coloured mark, looking like a piece of twig
Chocolate Tip moth. Photo: Nigel Spring

Our Spring event at Alners Gorse Butterfly Reserve on 7 and 8 May  was the best attended yet, with at least 48 people joining in all or part of the weekend’s activities: the camping and BBQ, a dawn walk with the Nightingales, the analysis of the moth catch and the butterfly walk later in the morning. Continue reading