Events Diary

Events for everyone! Join us for a talk, enjoy making crafts or a gentle guided walk in ‘Barn Owl Heaven’ – often with home-made refreshments with organic or local ingredients. Make a real difference with practical conservation work. Or learn how to professionally survey for Barn Owls.

We are based on the edge of Dartmoor, near Ashburton and our events are mostly in South Devon and South West UK.
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BOESS & ABOSM courses – November 2019

Barn Owl Ecology, Surveys and Signs (BOESS) Advanced Barn Owl Surveying and Mitigation (ABOSM) We are running the BOESS and ABOSM courses again this November and the dates are as follows: BOESS – Tuesday 12th November Combined course – Wednesday 13th (BOESS) and Thursday 14th (ABOSM) November ABOSM – Thursday 14th November (for past BOESS participants only) Combined course […]

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Poetry Competition 2019

Calling all Poets! We are delighted to announce our 6th Open Poetry Competition and invite YOU to take part. This year’s subject is Protecting Life on Earth. All profits from the competition will help provide care for rescued owls. We also hope to produce Volume 6 of our “Wildlife Words” Anthology in the Spring of […]

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BOT Winter Bird Walk

Winter Bird Walk

Friday 13th December 2019 & Friday 17th January 2020 9:30 am at the Barn Owl Trust, Waterleat, Ashburton, Devon TQ13 7HU Join our Conservation Team for a walk around the Lennon Legacy Project land on the edge of wild Dartmoor, to see and hear the winter birds! Around this time last year, we were regularly […]

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Prize Draw Ticket 2019

Annual Prize Draw 2019

Tickets for our 2019 Grand Prize Draw are now on sale! Have a chance to win a superb prize for only £1 per ticket – and help Barn Owls too! Each year we hold a Prize Draw to raise funds for the vital work of the Trust. This year’s fab prizes already include fun holidays, […]

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Winter Bird Walk

Thursday 17th January 2019 – 10 am Join us for a walk around around the Lennon Legacy Project land to see and hear the winter birds. Suggested donation per person: £8 (Friends of BOT £5). Refreshments included. Dogs welcome on a lead. Please contact the office to book (essential). ‘Barn Owl Heaven’ – The Lennon Legacy Project […]

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Nestbox workshops

Come and find out how to build your own indoor Barn Owl nestbox from a recycled tea chest. What is a ‘Nestbox Workshop’? Spend a day with us, make your own indoor Barn Owl nestbox to take away; visit a farm, and receive a comprehensive Barn Owl information pack! A nestbox workshop is a one-day event run […]

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LLP Walk Summer 2014

Walks in Barn Owl Heaven – LLP

Visit ‘Barn Owl Heaven’ – The Lennon Legacy Project (LLP) – a wild-life haven managed for Barn Owls on the edge of Dartmoor A haven for wildlife, with open grassland and woodland alongside the River Ashburn, has been created by the Barn Owl Trust, transforming 26 acres of intensively grazed pasture into ‘Barn Owl Heaven’. […]

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Wings Of Change School Talk Mateo Classroom [Exeter Cathedral School] 180919 (B) CROPPED FOR WEBSITE

Barn Owl talks & environmental education

We offer exciting, inspirational Barn Owl talks for schools, youth groups and adult groups. All our presentations have been specially designed with the best environmental education in mind and have been well received by groups for a number of years. We are based in Devon but can travel into Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset to deliver […]

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