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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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Talk at St Leonards’

As we walked into the classroom with the captive noctule when we arrived to talk to the Year 1 group, we were greeted by this fantastic owl. The class has been working on a project about animals in the dark … Continue reading

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Chocolate cake and urine stains

Thursday was a busy day for us with two talks to do. The first took us to the Bedford Aphasia Society. The group were really welcoming and we were offered delicious home made cake. We also got to meet one … Continue reading

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Pulloxhill Brownies

We went over to Pulloxhill last night to give a talk. The brownies were really interested, especially as they recently visited the church and were shown a dead bat ( probably a pipistrelle). After the talk they settled down to … Continue reading

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