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10 All-New Barn Owl Conservation Videos!

The Barn Owl Trust is proud to announce the release of 10 new instructional videos on Barn Owl conservation. These videos have been designed to give members of the public and all involved with Barn Owl conservation an invaluable visual reference source. We noticed an absence of useful Barn Owl material on YouTube. We searched […]

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LLP Walk Summer 2014

Autumn Colours Walk

Thursday 19th OCTOBER  2017 – 2:30pm As the year end draws near, join us for the last walk of the season and breathe the Autumn air from the Lennon Legacy Project. See the haven we have created for wildlife, with open grassland and woodland alongside the River Ashburn and then have refreshments in our beautiful Meeting […]

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Courses Barn Boess Survey

Barn Owl Trust courses for ecologists and planners

NEW DATES ADDED Our next training courses will take place on Thursday 16th – Friday 17th November and Tuesday 21st – Thursday 23rd November 2017 We offer 2 different one-day courses: Barn Owl Ecology, Surveys and Signs (BOESS) – a one-day foundation course covering Barn Owl ecology, legislation, surveying and basic mitigation. Typically run twice in February, […]

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Christmas Wreaths

Festive Wreath Making Workshop

Tuesday 12th DECEMBER 2017 – 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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Draw Ticket 2017

Win a unique ‘Owl Experience’!

Each year we hold a Charity Prize Draw, the winners are picked in December – All proceeds support our work – ‘Conserving the Barn Owl and its Environment’. Our 2017 Grand Draw tickets are now on sale. Tickets are £5 for a book of five tickets. Make a donation for yours (please tell us it’s for the Draw), support our […]

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Roe Deer In The LLP LLP Wildlife Diary August 2017

Wildlife Diary 2017

September 2017 LLP News September was an amazing month for hedgerow fruit here in the LLP. Blackberries, Rosehips, Hawthorn and Holly berries and the best crop of sloes (Blackthorn) along the Pennsland Lane hedge we’ve ever seen. The hedge was laid by Diana Smurthwaite over the three year period 2010–2013 and the Blackthorn seems to […]

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Male Barn Owl entering nestbox screenshot

Nestcam Diary 2017

To see our live Barn Owl webcams please go to WildlifeTV and click the Barn Owl photo for Barncam or Nestcam. Wildlife TV kindly provides the cameras and images free to the Trust. October 2017 11th – despite there being a pair of Barn Owls variously at roost in the nestbox or on the tray for most of yesterday, there appears to […]

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