Winter Birdwatching Weekend

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Opening dates

Friday, February 15, 2019 to Monday, February 18, 2019
RSPB handout of a Black-Throated Thrush seen in Rothesay, on the Isle of Bute during the RSPB's 2007 Big Garden Birdwatch
Learn how to confidently identify a variety of wildfowl, shorebirds and other winter visitors such as thrushes, finches and buntings, and gain an insight into their various behaviour and migration patterns. Full board is available for the weekend, just make sure to bring suitable clothing and binoculars. Book a taxi from Manningtree train station, which is approximately four miles from the centre.


£235, £295 & £395 inc accommodation, adv booking required at


Feb 15, 7pm (check in from 4pm if staying in accommodation, arrive by 6pm), Feb 16-18 (times vary according to weather), course ends Feb 18, 4pm

FSC Flatford Mill

Address: Flatford
Postal code: CO7 6UL
Phone number: 01206 297110

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Buy train tickets in advance and you’ll make some great savings!

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