Past Events

We offer all sorts of wildlife walks, talks, craft or nestbox workshops and lots more! See below for events that have already taken place – or please visit our Events Diary for details of planned dates.

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Bat Walk

Friday 18th AUGUST 2017 – 7-30pm  Lead by a local bat expert, this  event will involve a walk around the LLP during the early evening and stopping in different habitats to listen for bat activity with a bat detector; bring your own detector if you have one please. We have previously recorded: Greater horseshoe. Lesser horseshoe. Common pipistrelle. Soprano pipistrelle. […]

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Wildlife Walk & Cream Tea

Thursday 7th SEPTEMBER 2017 – 2.30pm  Enjoy an afternoon walk in the Lennon Legacy Project and hear how Barn Owl habitat benefits other wildlife from our local experts. We have a wonderful array of native plants and flowers, insects, butterflies, other birds and mammals using the land. Please note that the terrain is steep and uneven in places. Please […]

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Butterfly Walk & Cream Tea

Thursday 6th JULY  2017 – 2:30pm Join us for a walk around the Lennon Legacy Project land to see the many butterflies (including the beautiful Marbled White) that have benefited from the Barn Owl habitat we have created here. Afterwards enjoy a delicious cream tea in our Meeting Room. Photos of butterfly species found on our 26 […]

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Mid-summer Evening Walk

Thursday 22nd JUNE 2017 – 7:30pm Enjoy a gentle evening stroll around the Lennon Legacy Project land and then join us for delicious refreshments in our lovely wood-panelled Meeting Room. We can’t promise you’ll see a wild Barn Owl but you will get to see perfect Barn Owl habitat. Suggested donation per person: £8 (Friends of BOT £5). […]

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Wildlife Poetry Competition 2017

Calling all Poets! We are delighted to announce our 5th Open Poetry Competition and invite YOU to take part. The subject is Wildlife or Wildlife Conservation. See your work in print! We hope to produce Volume 5 of our popular ‘Wildlife Words’ anthology this autumn with some of the entries submitted. There will be a First, Second and Third […]

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Barn Owl Young Grand Draw Winners 2014

Annual Grand Prize Draw

First prize-winner Grand Draw Margaret, a long-time supporter of the Trust, was delighted to collect her prize and brought her friend, Pamela, to share her ‘Day with the Conservation Team’. Margaret said: “I have never won a prize on a raffle before so I was over the moon when I found out I had won. I love all […]

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Barn Owl Mini-Film Awards

Entries for the competition are now CLOSED. Winners will be announced on the Barn Owl Trust website in March, 2017. The Barn Owl Mini-Film Awards run from 1st May 2016 and will close on 16th December 2016. If you are interested in entering: Make a short film  – the theme is the Barn Owl – the objective is […]

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Acoustic Café

Saturday 30th APRIL THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT TICKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR Parish Church Rooms, East Street, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9EN 7.15 for 7.30pm Good food and good music – what could be a better way to support the Barn Owl Trust? The Acoustic Café has been run bi-annually in Bovey […]

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Aaron, Jo And Winning Scarecrow

Winning Shows

Despite the extremely variable weather, Trust staff and volunteers have been out and about this summer meeting folk at a number of shows. We started in May with the Devon County Show and June were in Cornwall where we won first prize for the best scarecrow on the Royal Cornwall Show Scarecrow Trail 2015. With […]

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