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13 March 2017 – Talk: Cetacean strandings and marine environmental monitoring

A talk about Cetacean (whales, dolphins, and porpoise) strandings and marine environmental monitoring.

2:15 pm for tea and coffee, and the talk will commence at 2:30 pm.
Haverfordwest Leisure Centre, SA61 1QX

The talk will be given by Rod Penrose, the Strandings Co-ordinator for the Welsh coast for over 20 years. It will last approximately one hour with plenty of time for questions.

Further information about the work that Rod and his team conduct can be found at www.ukstrandings.org , www.strandings.com and on Facebook: Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme.

On the day of the talk Rod will also hand out information leaflets. One quick word of warning: nearly all of his pictures are of dead animals, injuries and post-mortem examinations.

This is a free event but donations would be welcome to cover the costs of providing the event. There is a car park (St Thomas Green) adjacent to the Leisure Centre. Any questions to Ian Pattinson on 01239 821631.

Thursday, 16 February – walk with Hook History Society – 10.00am.

A walk led by Haydn Garlick – PCNPA Warden – (South Pembrokeshire) in the Hook area going down to the estuary and past the restoration work of the Lime Kilns carried out by The Friends.

Meet at 10am in the car park of Hook sports/cricket club ground (GR SM 978 114 ), Newton Road,SA62 4NB. The walk will be approximately 3 ½ – 4 miles, there may be quite wet conditions underfoot especially along the foreshore, so wellies might be a good option.

Hook History Society will be in attendance and the event will be followed by lunch at the Cottage Inn Llangwm – the menu will be emailed to Friends a couple of weeks before the walk, also available on the day, and orders will be taken when we meet at the car park – if you want to stay for lunch. Please do not phone orders through to event organiser Jane Mason beforehand, and no need to book your place.

Tuesday, 17 January 2017 – Talk on Garden Birds by Pembrokeshire Bird Club – Haverfordwest Leisure Centre

Talk on garden birds by Pembrokeshire bird club will be given at Haverfordwest Leisure Centre.  Starts at 19.15 hrs for coffee on arrival with the talk commencing at 19.30 hrs.  Possibly an early evening meal beforehand for those that would like. The Lead organiser for this event is Steve Drinkwater and anyone wishing to know more details about it should contact him on Tel: (01437) 710 009.

Saturday, 8 April 2017 – Oriel Y Parc – AGM

The 26th AGM will be held on Saturday, 8th April 2017 at Oriel y Parc, St Davids, from 10.15am.

After a buffet lunch, there will be a choice of activities:

  • A walk with Ian Pattinson (about 3 miles, boots & waterproofs needed)
  • A guided tour of St Davids Cathedral
  • An illustrated talk about the National Park by Steve Drinkwater

Please see the Calling Notice for full details and charges for food etc, and note that you are requested to inform Peter Heard in advance if you are attending.

The FPCNP accounts for the year ending 31st August 2016 can be viewed here, and for the full detailed minutes of the 2016 AGM, please click here.