North of England Conference
Date of next event: 6th May 2017
Venue: Gateshead College, Gateshead
Booking: Will be open in Mid-March
This is a day event for bat workers and bat enthusiasts who live or work in the North of England or who are members of bat groups in the region. The area covered includes: County Durham, Cheshire, Merseyside, Lancashire, Cumbria, Northumberland and Yorkshire.
Parking will be available at the venue with a charge of £5.50.
Exact timings for the day are to be confirmed but registration will open around 9am, talks will begin around 9.45am, and the day will end by 5pm.
This event is sponsored by:
The programme: tbc
- An update on the work of the Bat Conservation Trust - Joe Nunez-Mino, Director of Communications & Fundraising, BCT
- Five minute bat group spotlight sessions will be scheduled between the main talks
- A final afternoon session will discuss the priorities for bat conservation in the North of England.
Delegates will be able to choose one 90 minute workshop. Workshops include: Bat handling, Wildlife Acoustics Product Workshop, European bat box database, A beginners guide to social media and Bat identification.
Exhibitor stands will include: tbc
Wildlife Acoustics, NHBS, Titley, Wildcare and BCT. There will also be displays for the Helpline, and some of the North of England Bat Groups.
If you have any questions about the North of England Bat Conference, or any other English regional conferences, please contact Becky Wilson by email.