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 2017:
December 30th
2018 Dates
Jan 20th  Feb 17th  Mar 17th  Apr 21st  May 19th  Jun 16th  Jul 14th  Aug 11th  Sep 15th*  Oct 13th  Nov 10th  Dec 8th  Dec 29th
* This litter pick is timed to coincide with the annual National Beach Clean
See the Marine Conservation Society website for further information

Events 2018
The following public events are scheduled events for 2018 :
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 June 30th 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 6th 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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