South Wales

Mick Bailey (Cardiff and eastwards), Amanda Skull (west of Cardiff)
 Garden BirdWatch Ambassador for South Wales
Mick Bailey 01633 869580 mick@mickbailey.fsnet.co.uk
Amanda Skull 07952 758293 (can do talks in English or Welsh) gbw@hiafi.co.uk

Upcoming Activities

Tue 22nd Apr 2014 11:00
Woodlands Social Centre,
Cwmbran
Mick talks to Cwmbran Probus about GBW
Thu 24th Apr 2014 19:00
St David's Ladies, St David's Hall, Florence St, Nottage, Porthcawl, Bridgend,
Amanda gives a talk about garden birds and GBW
Wed 14th May 2014 (All day)
RAFA Hut,
Cwmbran
Mick talks to Cwmbran Diabetics Society about Garden BirdWatch
Wed 14th May 2014 19:30
Brynaman Gardening Club, Black Mountain Centre,Cwmgarw Road, Upper Brynaman, Ammanford,
Amanda gives a talk about garden birds and GBW
Thu 12th Jun 2014 19:30
Arch Community Centre,
Rhyd-y-Fro
Amanda talks to Rhyd-y-Fro Gardening Club about GBW
Sat 14th Jun 2014 11:00 - 16:00
Parc Bryn Bach ,
Tredegar
Mick will be promoting GBW at the local authority Go Wild event
Sat 5th Jul 2014 11:00
Llangennith Church,
Swansea
Amanda will be manning a stand at Llangennith Mapsant and church summer fair
Sat 19th Jul 2014 14:00 - 17:00
Magor Marsh,
Magor
Mick will be promoting GBW at a Gwent WLT open day in Magor Marsh
Tue 12th Aug 2014 11:00 - 16:00
Dingestow Court ,
Monmouth
Mick will be promoting GBW at the Gwent Wildlife Trust event at Dingestow Court
Sat 23rd Aug 2014 12:00 - Sun 24th Aug 2014 17:00
Talgarth Livestock Market,
Brecon
Amanda and Mick will be manning at GBW stall at Talgarth Festival of The Black Mountains

BirdWatch Article

Amanda writes a monthly article for community magazines which focuses on a different bird or other animal each month. Please contact her if you would like to receive a copy each month or would like to include it in any other publications.

Help needed!

If you know of any venues that would be happy to stock BTO GBW information leaflets, and you would be prepared to deliver them, please contact us. 

Selected previous activities

- Talk: March 2014,  Llandeilo & District Gardening Club
- Talk: March 2014,  Murton Ladies Guild
- Talk: March 2014,  Pontllanfraith WI
- Talk: Feb 2014,  Salvation Army Friendship Club, Abertillery
- Talk: Jan 2014,  U3A Risca
- Event: Jan 2014,  Parc Cwm Darran (Big Garden Bird Watch Event)
- Event: Dec 2013,  Cwmbran Community Farm Christmas Fair
- Talk: Dec 2013,  West Cross Community Friendship Club
- Event: Nov 2013,  Cwmcarn Forest Indoor Christmas Market
- Event: Nov 2013,  Swansea Green Fayre
- Talk: Nov 2013,  Dryslwyn Gardening Club
- Event: Oct 2013,  Cwmcelyn Reserve, Blaina
- Talk: Oct 2013,  Merched y Wawr Cangen Cangen Gorseinon
- Talk: Oct 2013,  Merched y Wawr Cangen Glyn Nedd
- Talk: Oct 2013,  Newbridge U3A
- Event: Oct 2013,  Senior Citizen's Information Day, Newport
- Talk: Oct 2013,  Llandenny WI
- Talk: Oct 2013,  British Lung Foundation Support Group, Pontnewydd
- Talk: Sept 2013,  St. Peter’s Church Women’s Fellowship
- Talk: Sept 2013,  Llanddeusant WI
- Talk: Sept 2013,  Abertillery and District Museum Society
- Event: Aug 2013,  Talgarth Festival
- Event: Aug 2013, Gwent Wildlife Trust Open Day
- Event: July 2013,  Cwmbran Community Farm
- Event: July 2013,  Magor Marsh Open Day
- Event: July 2013,  Newport Wetlands Reserve
- Event: July 2013,  Torfaen Voluntary Alliance
- Talk: July 2013, Swansea Grand Theatre Club
- Event: Jun 2013, We Count for Wildlife, Caldicot Castle
- Talk: Jun 2013, West Wales Begonia & Pot Plant Society
- Event: Jun 2013, BBC Summer of Wildlife event, Cardiff
- Event: May 2013, Vale of Glamorgan 50+ Day
- Talk: Apr 2013, Llangadog WI
- Talk: Apr 2013, Llansawel Senior Citizens
- Talk: Feb 2013, Llangadog Old Age Pensioners Association
- Talk: Dec 2012, Onllwyn & District WI
- Event: Nov 2012, Green Fayre, Swansea
- Event: Nov 2012, Welsh Ornithological Society Conference
- Event: Oct 2012, Magor Marsh Reserve
- Talk: Oct 2012, Cwmbran Allsorts WI
- Event: Aug 2012, Talgarth Festival
- Event: July 2012, Newport Wetlands Reserve Open Day, Uskmouth
- Talk: June 2012, Cross Ash W.I.
- Talk: June 2012, Onllwyn and Banwen Old Age Association
- Event: June 2012, Go Wild, Parc Bryn Bach
- Event: June 2012, Open Gardens Day, Usk
- Talk: May 2012, Ammanford Lions Club
- Talk: May 2012, Aenon Baptist Church Sisterhood Group

Selected previous articles

- November 2013: Coal Tit
- October 2013: Feral Pigeon
- September 2013: Woodpigeon
- August 2013: Domestic Cat
- August 2013: House Martin
- July 2013: Great Spotted Woodpecker
- July 2013: House Sparrow
- June 2013: Jackdaw
- June 2013: Song Thrush

May 2013: Greenfinch
- May 2013: Chaffinch
April 2013: Collared Dove
- March 2013: Siskin
- March 2013: Hedgehog
- February 2013: Long-tailed Tit
- February 2013: Blue Tit
- January 2013: Waxwing

- November 2012: Starling
- October 2012: Jay
- September 2012: Robin
- August 2012: Goldfinch
- July 2012: House Sparrow
- June 2012: Blackbird
- May 2012: Grey Squirrel
- April 2012: Nest boxes
- March 2012: Pied Wagtail
- February 2012: Fieldfare
- January 2012: Goldcrest
- December 2011: Christmas quiz
- November 2011: Sparrowhawk
- October 2011: Marsh and Willow Tit
- September 2011: Nuthatch
- April 2011: Bullfinch
- January 2011: Redwing
- December 2010: Great Tit
- November 2010: Wren