Programme of Events 2019

If you are interested in joining one of our surveys but are not yet a member contact us by email, guests welcome.

In the event of bad weather contact either the leader or the secretary- Molly Dewey- 01865-735525. Permission has been obtained from landowners to collect for scientific purposes. In the interests of conservation please do not collect more specimens than are necessary for identification. As pheasants are preserved in many of the woods, please, no dogs. Please do not publically advertise these meetings but friends are welcome.

Russula graveolens Nettlebed Common, 28.10.2018

Sun. April 14th, 2pm. Stoke Wood. Turn rt. off B4100 Banbury-Bicester rd, on to old rd. Park at the end of the track. OS sheet 164 SP556 281
Leader: Keith Recorder: Caroline Jackson-Houlston

Sat. May 4th, 2pm. Sydlings Copse. Meet on side of B4027 Islip-Forest Hill rd. OS sheet 164 SP 563 102. Leader: Judy Webb. Recorder: Wendy MacEachrane.

Sun. Oct 6th, National Fungus Day, Harcourt Arboretum joint Foray with ANHS. Set up 1.00pm. Talk on identification of fungi for beginners and fungal trail around the Arboretum, led by Richard Fortey at 1.30pm. Meet at Arboretum Car Park. From Oxford take A 4047 thru’ North Courtney, turn right into Arboretum OS sheet 164 SP 555 987.
Leader: Molly Dewey. Recorder: Wendy MacEachrane.

Sun. October 13th, 2pm. Bagley Wood Saw Mills. Meet at Saw Mills off old Abingdon rd. OS sheet 164 SP 508 021. Leader: John Killick. Recorder: Caroline Jackson-Houlston

Sun. October 20th, 10.30 am, Singe wood north of Witney. Beginners welcome. Park and meet at Bird in Hand Pub, off B4022 (OX29 9XP). OS sheet 164 SP 340 146 Leader: local-Toby Swift. Recorder: Caroline Jackson-Houlston.

Sun. October 27th. Buscot House, National Trust. Meet at 1.30 pm in the Car Park. From A420 take A417 Rd to Lechdale, Buscot Park on LHS by Lake.
Leader: Richard Fortey (01491-571753)

Sun. November 3rd, 10.30 am, joint with TVFG Kingwood Common. OS sheet 175 SU 6993 8192.

Limited parking  on SW side of  Stoke Row road, just past a small pub, The Unicorn. There is another parking place with more spaces a couple of hundred years up the road on the right

Leader: Richard Fortey. Recorder: Judy Webb

Sun. November 17th, 11am start at Sherwood Lodge, 93, Bagley Wood Rd, followed at 12.30pm by lunch and AGM at Sherwood Lodge, home of John and Molly Dewey. Plenty of room in Dewey driveway to park cars. OX1 5NA. OS sheet 164 SP 519 014
Leader: Molly Dewey (01865 735525). Recorder: Wendy MacEachrane.

In the event of bad weather contact either the secretary, Molly Dewey 01865 -735525