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 2018:
December 29th
2019 Dates
Jan 19th  Feb 16th  Mar 16th  Apr 20th  May 18th  Jun 15th  Jul 20th  Aug 17th  Sep 14th*  Oct 12th  Nov 9th  Dec 7th  Dec 28th
* This litter pick is timed to coincide with the annual National Beach Clean

Events 2019
The following public events are scheduled for 2019 :
Saturday June 29th Moth Morning - Come & see the Moth Traps being emptied in conjunction with the Felixstowe Branch of Suffolk Wildlife Trust. 0700hrs start. No charge, but donations welcome.
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 October 5th 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 large 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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