Welcome to the Shipley Birdwatchers web site - we are based in Ilkeston, Derbyshire. If you are interested in wildlife why not come along and enjoy bird and wildlife talks and our local wildlife walks.


  Forthcoming Events:

Tuesday Morning Walks: meet at 10am, leisurely walks, approx 2 hours.

4 February:Alvaston Park,Derby, park Meadow Lane (River walk)

18 February: Shipley Park, Visitors Centre car park

 You can download a copy of the walks here :Tuesday Walks 2020

Indoor Meetings: Between September and April we meet at Pewit Golf Club, West End Drive, Ilkeston (past the Sports Centre, it is at the end on the right). Meetings begin at 7.30pm. Members £2, None members £3.

18 February: 7.00pm AGM, followed by:

                            Africa and Beyond Pt2    Steve Williams


Please note: Participation in club activities are undertaken at your own risk. We do not have a qualified first-aider.

Please send your Shipley Park records - birds, insects, mammals, plants - to the email address below:

Contact  mail@shipleybirdwatchers.co.uk