Litter Pick Dates
Once a month Volunteers get together to clean the beaches at Landguard. This normally takes a maximum of a couple of hours, starting at 09:30, always on a Saturday. All welcome. Tea and biscuits provided afterwards in the observatory. Further information from If you wish to help please turn up on any of the dates listed below. We meet at 09:30 sharp at the southern end of the observatory compound between the rifle fencing and the cottage (map).
Litter Pick Date For 2016:
December 31st
2017 Dates
Jan 21st  Feb 18th  Mar 18th  Apr 22nd  May 20th  Jun 17th  Jul 15th  Aug 12th  Sep 16th*  Oct 14th  Nov 11th  Dec 2nd  Dec 30th
* This litter pick is timed to coincide with the annual National Beach Clean
See the Marine Conservation Society website for further information

Events 2017
The following public events are scheduled events for 2017 :
Migration morning - a guided walk around the site looking for grounded migrants plus a visit to the Bird Observatory to see a ringing demonstration (birds and weather permitting). Supervised children welcome. Please wear approapriate clothing & footwear and bring binoculars. To book a place please e.mail
Saturday July 1st Moth Morning - Come & see the Moth Traps being emptied in conjunction with the Felixstowe branch of the Suffolk Wildlife Trust. 0700hrs start. No charge, but donations welcome.
Saturday October 7th Migration Morning - in conjunction with the Felixstowe Branch of Suffolk Wildlife Trust 0730hrs start. No charge but donations welcome.
For the above events please meet in the car park opposite Landguard Fort at the bottom of View Point Road. Events start on time so if you arrive late then you will be too late to participate.

We are located at:

Landguard Bird Observatory

Viewpoint Road 


IP11 3TW




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