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Bat talk at Sharnbrook

Friday saw us visiting the Sharnbrook beavers, a very lively group of 20 youngsters They had been on a bat walk at Harrold Odell Country Park at the beginning of September and we had promised them a talk. They found … Continue reading

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Talking about bats at Ursula Taylor School, Clapham

Requests for bat talks come via a variety of routes. This one resulted from a meting between  a teacher and a bat group member who were at the same first aid training course.     When Heather Lee met us, … Continue reading

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Question time with the Langford Beavers

  When Les asked us back to talk to the Langford Beavers we jumped at the chance. Yet again the lively beavers listened quietly and with real interest as I did the talk. At the end here was time for … Continue reading

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Bat talk at Larkrise Academy

Today we headed off to Larkrise Academy in Dunstable and did three assemblies in which we talked about bats to over 200 children. The children were very well behaved and they had some good questions to ask. One of the … Continue reading

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Things youngsters say

Friday saw Simon go back to give another talk at the Eaton Bray Academy armed with a talk and some masks for the youngsters to make. He asked them why they thought bats did not come out at night and … Continue reading

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The New Year begins – Talks

This is the time of year when we try to plan our activities for the new bat season which kicks off in April.We do sometimes get asked to do talks in the early part of the year and we have … Continue reading

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What do you do when a Bat group member retires?

If you are devious like us, you make a note of it and you remember how they foolishly offered to help with talks! And so it was that Viv and Malcolm went to give a  well received talk at Bramhill … Continue reading

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Croaking to Eaton Bray youngsters about bats

Today we headed off to do a bat talk for Eaton Bray Academy. For weeks now Jude has been moaning  (very quietly) about her hay fever which has made her cough and splutter and effects her voice, so the house … Continue reading

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Thanks to the Pulloxhill Brownies

In October we did a talk for the Pulloxhill Brownies and this morning a cheque for £50 arrived as a donation to the bat group. This money was raised during a bat drive fundraising event. Unfortunately, there was no photo … Continue reading

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Working with Luton National Citizen Service

Regular readers of this blog will know that we do a lot of talks for young children  and adult groups, today saw something  new for us. Luton Cultural Services is involved with the National Citizen Service Project which encourages young … Continue reading

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