Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Final programme for the Friends of Skokholm and Skomer Reunion

Picture by Lewis Yates 

Hello Friends of Skokholm and Skomer,
Please find attached the finalised programme for the Friends Reunion on the 15th February 2105 
Bookings are slow this year despite the great programme. Please get booking if you have not done so yet. 

The Tithe Barn; Cheltenham Road Bishop's Cleeve at GL52 8L
15th February 2015
PROGRAMME


Morning session chair: Renate Thome
10.30am                     Arrive: tea/coffee and cake

11.00am                     Welcome, admin, announcements          Renate Thome
11.05am                     Update from the Trust                    Sarah Kessell CEO
11.15am                     The Skomer Year                              Skomer Assistant Warden, Jason
11.45am                     The Skokholm Year                          Skokholm Wardens, Richard and Giselle
12.15pm                     Midway – Another Dream Island  Helen Mugridge, wildlife photographer

12.45pm                     LUNCH                                                                                                                              
1:45pm                       Raffle
1.55pm                       Annual General Meeting
Afternoon session chair: Holly Kirk
2.10pm                       Manx shearwater Navigation                    Ollie Padget – Oxford University                        
2.40pm                       Guillemot Social Behaviour                      Elspeth Kenny   Sheffield University                                  
3.00pm                       The Archives Project                                   Steve Sutcliffe and Carol 
3.20pm                       Chough & Peregrines in Pembrokeshire
                                                                   Bob Haycock – BTO Pembs
3.50pm                       Summing up                                      Tim Healing
4.00pm                       Tea/coffee and cakes

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Booking form for the Friends of Skokholm & Skomer Annual Reunion
Year 31
Sunday 15th February 2015
Name: …………………………………………………………………………………………………

Email: …………………………………………………………………………………………………

Tel no: …………………………………………………………………………………………………

Cost £ 18 per person payable to:  ‘The Friends of Skokholm and Skomer’
Acknowledgment of booking will be by email or please send a SAE for a receipt
Please return form to:
Carol Collins, Church End, 61 Main Street Kinoulton Nottinghamshire NG12 3EL

Tel 01949 81798 (looks short but is correct) Email: carol.w.collins@talk21.com


Monday, 12 January 2015

Annual Reunion of the Friends of Skokholm and Skomer

Soon it will be spring again

Happy new year to all of you Friends,  and yes the The Friends Reunion time has come again.  Those of you who have not yet booked please do fill in your form and send it off. It promised to be a good day as usual. I attach below the progamme and the booking form for those of you who may not have received it by newsletter. If you are a member of the Friends and have not had the newsletter in December, please let me or Carol know as I can send you a copy and ensure you are on the list. 

Renate 

Friends of Skokholm & Skomer Annual Reunion
The Tithe Barn; Cheltenham Road Bishop's Cleeve, GL52 8LU
15th February 2015

PROGRAMME

Morning session.
Chair: Steve Sutcliffe 

10.30am          Arrive: tea/coffee and cake

11.00am          Welcome, admin, announcements      Renate Thome

11.05am          Update from the Trust                          Sarah Kessell CEO

11.15am          The Skomer Year                                 Skomer Assistant Warden, Jason

11.45am          The Skokholm Year                             Skokholm Wardens, Richard & Giselle

12.15am          TBA

12.45pm          LUNCH -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

1:45pm                        Raffle

1.55pm                        Annual General Meeting

Afternoon session.
Chair: Holly Kirk

2.10pm                        Manx shearwater Navigation                Ollie Padget – Oxford University
                         
2.40pm                        Guillemot Social Behaviour                Elspeth Kenny - Sheffield University
                                   
3.00pm                        The Archives Project                          Steve Sutcliffe & Carol Collins

3.20pm                        Wildlife of the British Isle                     AV talk TBC

3.50pm                        Summing up                                        Tim Healing

4.00pm                        Tea/coffee and cakes

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Booking form for the Friends of Skokholm & Skomer Annual Reunion
Year 31
Sunday 15th February 2015

Name: …………………………………………………………………………………………………

Email: …………………………………………………………………………………………………

Tel no: …………………………………………………………………………………………………

Cost £ 18 per person payable to:  ‘The Friends of Skokholm and Skomer’
Acknowledgment of booking will be by email or please send a SAE for a receipt
Please return form to:
Carol Collins, Church End, 61 Main Street Kinoulton Nottinghamshire NG12 3EL

Tel 01949 81798 (looks short but is correct) Email: carol.w.collins@talk21.com