Past Events

These events have already happened. Please visit our Events Diary for details of planned dates.


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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Annual Grand Prize Draw

Each year the Trust holds a Charity Prize Draw Raffle which is drawn in December, – All proceeds support our work of – ‘Conserving the Barn Owl and its Environment’. Tickets for 2017 are now available at £5 for a book of five tickets. Support our work. Make a donation for yours (please tell us it’s for the Draw) […]

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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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Poetry Competition

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015/16 Poetry Competition, the details will also be found in the Spring issue of our bi-annual magazine Feedback 2016. Our Open Poetry Competition invited entries for a poem on “Wildlife/Conservation“. All profits from the competition help us to provide care for casualty birds. The winner of the 2014 competition, […]

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Christmas Wreaths

Festive Wreath Making Workshop

Thursday 15th DECEMBER 2016 – 2:30pm or 7:30pm Make your own festive wreath and enjoy mince pies and cream in our Meeting Room. Suggested minimum donation* per person: £10 (Friends of BOT £6). Basic craft materials provided – please bring extra sparkle! Refreshments included: mince pies and cream, a choice of hot and cold drinks. Family […]

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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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Calling all photographers!

Last year’s in-house calendar was a great success and this year we would like your help again finding images and to get more of you involved. We are also looking for images to create a set of Christmas cards, so anything with a wintry feel would be fantastic. Naturally we don’t want anyone to disturb […]

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Wildflower Walk

Twenty six people joined us on 29th April for a wonderful Wildflower Walk. Despite the forecast we were blessed with good weather and even saw a few early butterflies. The wild bees that have overwintered in one of our duck boxes were finding plenty of pollen from flowers in the rough grassland and blossoming cherry […]

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