Category Archives: News & What’s On

2024 FEES

Just a reminder that the membership fees are now £15 for a single member and £20 for a joint

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Lost & found – walking stick JMNR

If you have left a walking stick at Jim Mart, it can be found leaning against the bench below the butterfly bank.

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Helping the BTO with Breeding Bird Surveys in Derbyshire

Simon Roddis has recently taken on the role of BTO Regional Officer for Breeding Bird Surveys in Derbyshire. In order to get as much survey work done as possible, he is looking for volunteers. Full details can be found below: … Continue reading

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OBC Hides reopened 2nd Dec

Coronavirus Pandemic. Second National Lock-down ends on 2 December 2020 Just at present things don’t seem to be getting any easier with the pandemic. The guidelines are unavoidably changing quite frequently. Let’s hope the news of the vaccines proves to be … Continue reading

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AGM 2018 – Tuesday May 15th

Our AGM this year will be held on Tuesday May 15th at Blackwell Community Centre Woburn Close, Blackwell, Alfreton. DE55 5HH. The formal business starts 7.30pm. Following the AGM, Mike Price of the Peak District Raptor Monitoring Group will present … Continue reading

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JMNR Work Party Report 18th November 2017

Just two members turned up for last weekend’s work party on the reserve. The annual bird box survey was completed for Liz’s Wood and on the reserve side of the brook for JMNR, leaving just the boxes on the other … Continue reading

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Jim Mart Work Party 18th November 2017

The final JMNR  work party of the year will take place on Saturday 18th November. The main tasks to be undertaken will include our annual bird box survey and the raking up of recently cut vegetation. To help at the … Continue reading

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Spurn – A Magical Place; Illustrated Lecture 21st Nov 2017

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Jim Mart Work Party 23rd September

The main tasks for this weekend’s work party will be cutting back the brambles encroaching onto the margins of the Middle Pond as well as raking up hedge cuttings and other cut and dead vegetation around the site. We also … Continue reading

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JMNR Work Party Report – July 22nd 2017

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Just three members turned up for this morning’s work party. However, all the proposed tasks were carried out: removing large areas of Cleavers, cutting the butterfly transect paths and removing some vegetation around the Hide Pond to enable recording for the Dragonfly … Continue reading

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