Shropshire

John Arnfield (South Shropshire) and Claire Backshall (North Shropshire)
John 01694 724170 arnfield.2@osu.edu
Claire 01691 671054 c_backshall@hotmail.com

Articles

John also writes a regular monthly article for the local magazine, Stretton Focus, entitled 'Birdlife in your Garden'. See previous articles below.

Help needed!

If you can help distribute BTO Garden BirdWatch guides and leaflets then please get in touch!

Selected previous activities

-Talk: January 2017, 3 Parishes Community Wildlife Group 

-Talk: January 2017, Age UK 

- Talk: January 2017, Gorge Gardening Group 

-Talk: Feb 2016,  Shropshire Ornithological Society

-Talk: Feb 2016,  Rea Valley Day Centre

-Talk: Feb 2016,  Prees and Fauls Garden Club

-Talk: Jan 2016,  Smethcott WI

-Talk: Nov 2015,  Shropshire Wildlife Trust Oswestry Group

-Talk: Nov 2015,  Pulverbatch WI

-Talk: Oct 2015,  Fitz Friendship Group

-Talk: Oct 2015,  Whittington WI

-Talk: Oct 2015,  Age Concern Daycare Centre

-Talk: Aug 2015,  Hodnet WI

John Arnfield's selected previous articles

Oct 2015: Green Woodpecker (PDF, 904.47 KB)

Aug 2015: 20 years of GBW (PDF, 1.02 MB)

June 2015: House Martins (PDF, 920.44 KB)

April 2015: Magpie (PDF, 860.96 KB)

Feb 2015: Lesser Redpoll (PDF, 826.19 KB)

December 2014: Food and water for birds (PDF, 795.39 KB)

October 2014: Preparing your garden for winter (PDF, 931.60 KB)

- August 2014: Window strikes (PDF, 1,001.60 KB)
- June 2014: Great Tit (PDF, 881.98 KB)
- April 2014: Nests (PDF, 861.55 KB)
- Feb 2014: Coal Tit (PDF, 777.46 KB)
- Dec 2013: Birds and berries (PDF, 1.07 MB)
- Nov 2013: Great Spotted Woodpecker (PDF, 985.42 KB)
- Oct 2013: Collared Dove (PDF, 876.89 KB)
- Sept 2013: Nestboxes (PDF, 973.96 KB)
- Aug 2013:Swifts (PDF, 957.74 KB)
- July 2013: Birdsong 2 (PDF, 818.89 KB)
- June 2013: Birdsong 1 (PDF, 822.30 KB)
- May 2013: Swallow (PDF, 174.12 KB)
- Apr 2013: Grey squirrel (PDF, 222.74 KB)
- Mar 2013: Bullfinch (PDF, 796.99 KB)
- Feb 2013: Waxwing (PDF, 700.16 KB)
- Jan 2013: autumn and winter visitors (PDF, 820.05 KB)

 

All of John's articles are published in Stretton Focus magazine.