• Scotland's Bird Club

    Dumfries

    Headquarters

You can find out about our Dumfries branch below. 

  • Talks

    Venue:

    Cumberland St Day Centre, Dumfries (off Brooms Rd Car Park), DG1 2JX (click here for a map of the venue and surrounding area).

    SOC Dumfries Branch – Northumberland Trip – April 2016

    SOC Dumfries Branch – Northumberland Trip – April 2016

    When:

    On the following Wednesdays at 7.30pm:

    14 Feb 2018    Brian Minshull – (Stalking) Scotland’s Bean Geese

    14 Mar 2018     David Jardine – Three Craws Sat Upon a Wa’

    11 Apr 2018     AGM & Ian Bainbridge – Shorebirds of the Solway coast

    Contact:

    Lesley Creamer, Braeside, Virginhall, Thornhill, DG3 4AD, 01848 330821

  • Outings

    Look Out Tower – Holy Island, Branch outing to Northumberland April 2016

    * PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE * Sat 17 Feb 2018
    Wigtown Bay

    17-21 Apr 2018
    Morecambe

    Contact:

    Lesley Creamer, 01848 330821 or send Lesley an This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Branch Committee

    Secretary:

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Tel 01848 330821

    Chair:

    Brian Smith

    Treasurer:

    Alex Banwell

    Committee members:

    Christine Dudgeon, Drew Davidson, Edmund Fellowes and Robin Thomson

    Representative on SOC Council:

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    Dumfries and Galloway recorder:

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  • Other Information

    Talk reminders:

    Members are emailed a reminder about forthcoming talks with more information on the speaker and subject where possible, usually a week or so in advance of the meeting. If you don’t already receive these alerts and would like to, please contact SOC Headquarters.

    Forums/News group:

    Dumfries and Galloway Birding (Yahoo) groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/dumfriesandgallowaybirding 

    Nearby branches of the SOC

    Find out more about Stewartry branch Visit the West Galloway branch page

    Birdwatching in Dumfries

    Click here for a guide of recommended sites to visit and to download a free, full-colour birdwatching guide produced by D&G Council Ranger Service. Or pick up your copy of the guide at evening meetings, for a suggested donation of 50p, while stocks last.

    Bird recording in this area

    Visit the Dumfries & Galloway recording area page for details of the latest bird report, back issues, species considered locally and for Local Recorder contact information.

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SOC brings together like-minded individuals with a passion for birds, nature and conservation through a programme of talks, outings, conferences and via the Club’s quarterly journal, Scottish Birds.