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Events and Trips

This page lists any upcoming events and lists all those old ones since the days of yore.

Below is a list of upcoming events:

2nd Nov Log in (Mainly) Pathbuilding at Pelaw Woods Full
2nd Nov Log in Bonfire Night!! Full
8th Nov Log in Low Barns Nature Reserve Spaces available
16th Nov Log in Rainton Meadows Spaces available

Below is a list of old events:

Michaelmas Term, 2014

25th Oct 2014 Log in Stanley Moss Nature Reserve - a slight change of plan!
19th Oct 2014 Log in Path and ditch work at Flass Vale
13th Oct 2014 Log in David Attenborough Drinking Game/ Animal Fancy Dress Social!!
12th Oct 2014 Log in Path building at the Woodland Burial Trust

Easter Term, 2014

18th Jun 2014 Log in Destroying Himalayan Balsam at Flass Vale on Wednesday - CANCELLED
10th Jun 2014 Log in ConSoc Residential
5th Jun 2014 Log in Bat walk and pub social!
11th May 2014 Log in Dawn Chorus with friends of Pelaw woods!
3rd May 2014 Log in Path building canceled!
29th Apr 2014 Log in AGM/Dinner and Blob fish awards ceremony!!

Epiphany Term, 2014

16th Mar 2014 Log in Blue Reef Aquarium!!
9th Mar 2014 Log in Bird box building with Cuths environment group!
5th Mar 2014 Log in Fair Trade Wine, Chocolate and Attenborough now on Wed 5th March!
1st Mar 2014 Log in Woodland burial path building again!
23rd Feb 2014 Log in Reed Planting with Durham Bird Club
16th Feb 2014 Log in Scrub control with the Wildlife Trust
8th Feb 2014 Log in Path building with the Woodland Burial trust
1st Feb 2014 Log in Pancakes then Botanics
26th Jan 2014 Log in Hedgerow planting Derwent reservoir wildlife trust!
25th Jan 2014 Log in Land vs Sea social!!

Michaelmas Term, 2013

8th Dec 2013 Log in Friends of Old Durham Gardens
3rd Dec 2013 Log in Consoc Christmas Pub Dinner
30th Nov 2013 Log in Tree planting with friends of Flass Vale and scout group!
30th Nov 2013 Log in Build a bird box with Trevs green group! Atlternitive
23rd Nov 2013 Log in Burnhope pond woodland conservation
9th Nov 2013 Log in Tern Island re-floating at Low Barns Nature reserve.
3rd Nov 2013 Log in Scrub control with Friends of Pelaw Woods
3rd Nov 2013 Log in Bonfire with Friends of Pelaw Woods
1st Nov 2013 Log in Halloween give blood with Consoc!
26th Oct 2013 Log in Woodland Burial Trust Path Building Again!!
19th Oct 2013 Log in Wildlife Trust Scrub control at Low Barns Nature reserve
17th Oct 2013 Log in Fresher/Newbie Endangered Species Welcome Social
12th Oct 2013 Log in Woodland Burial Trust Path Building
8th Oct 2013 Log in Bat walk chilled pub welcome social!

Easter Term, 2013

22nd Jun 2013 Log in Residential
19th Jun 2013 Log in Durham Countryside Walk
17th Jun 2013 Log in Klute Wellie social
15th Jun 2013 Log in Path building woodland burial trust
9th Jun 2013 Log in Biodiversity survey and BBQ
4th Jun 2013 Log in Pint and Bat Walk mini social
27th Apr 2013 Log in Brash cutting and transplanting trees with the Woodland Burial Trust
26th Apr 2013 Log in AGM and Social
20th Apr 2013 Log in Washington site visit, river walk and litter pick

Epiphany Term, 2013

10th Mar 2013 Log in Woodland Trust- Cutting back willow and hedgerow planting at Derwent Reservoir
2nd Mar 2013 Log in Peat depth event at Broom Mill
24th Feb 2013 Log in Tree planting with Wear Rivers Trust
19th Feb 2013 Log in Social!
10th Feb 2013 Log in Tree Planting/willow spiling with The Wear Rivers Trust
3rd Feb 2013 Log in Flass vale stream work
27th Jan 2013 Log in - CANCELLED - Willow Spiling with the Wear Rivers Trust
27th Jan 2013 Log in RSBP Big garden Birdwatch
26th Jan 2013 Log in RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch

Michaelmas Term, 2012

11th Dec 2012 Log in Christmas Pub Dinner!!
8th Dec 2012 Log in Stream clearance with Wear Rivers Trust
1st Dec 2012 Log in Flass Vale work
25th Nov 2012 Log in Wildlife trust task at Derwent Reservoir
17th Nov 2012 Log in Tree planting with the woodland trust
4th Nov 2012 Log in Stage 3 of Mimi Mammal Monitoring
4th Nov 2012 Log in We <3 David Attenborourgh Social
3rd Nov 2012 Log in Stage 2 of Mini Mammal Monitoring, and Field Vole Sign Search
1st Nov 2012 Log in Stage 1 of Mini Mammal Monitoring survey
28th Oct 2012 Log in Wildlife Trust task at Woodburn Farm
20th Oct 2012 Log in Collingwood Allotment clear up
13th Oct 2012 Log in Trevs garden task take 2
6th Oct 2012 Log in Trevs garden task

Easter Term, 2012

17th Jun 2012 Log in Residential in the North York Moors
14th Jun 2012 Log in End of term Social
10th Jun 2012 Log in Burn Hill Nature Reserve with the Wildlife trust
2nd Jun 2012 Log in Volunteering at Newcastle Green Festival

Epiphany Term, 2012

10th Mar 2012 Log in Shrub planting at River Gaunless
6th Mar 2012 Log in AGM/Social. with dominos + beverage on the house!
4th Mar 2012 Log in Pelaw Woods Path Building
25th Feb 2012 Log in Tree planting at River Gaunless
19th Feb 2012 Log in Hedgerow planting with wildlife trust
11th Feb 2012 Log in cancelled
4th Feb 2012 Log in River Gaunless clearence
1st Feb 2012 Log in Riverbank conservation at Queens Campus
28th Jan 2012 Log in Moving Vegetation Band Plant with the Durham Bird Club
26th Jan 2012 Log in RSPB Big garden Bird Watch

Michaelmas Term, 2011

12th Dec 2011 Log in Consoc Christmas dinner
4th Dec 2011 Log in Hedgerow planting at Burn Hill
28th Nov 2011 Log in Durham Ethical Societies Partnership Hippie Social
27th Nov 2011 Log in Bird and Bat Box making in the Botanics
19th Nov 2011 Log in Mass tree planting for Woodland Trust
17th Nov 2011 Log in Talk about the Woodland Trust
16th Nov 2011 Log in King of the Jungle Social at Varsity
12th Nov 2011 Log in Lumley Park Burn stream clearance
5th Nov 2011 Log in Pre-Bonfire night pelaw woods laying paths task
5th Nov 2011 Log in Bonfire night social at Old Durham with Friends of Pelaw Woods
30th Oct 2011 Log in Trevs wildlife area day 2
29th Oct 2011 Log in Trevs wildlife area
23rd Oct 2011 Log in Lumley Park Burn flow deflection
16th Oct 2011 Log in Thinning hedgerows and clearing a drysone wall in Lanchester

Easter Term, 2011

23rd Jun 2011 Log in Trevs allotment weeding
12th Jun 2011 Log in Botanical Gardens Chillax Social
12th Jun 2011 Log in Flass Vale
10th Jun 2011 Log in Sheep Shearing
5th Jun 2011 Log in Newcastle Green Festival
4th Jun 2011 Log in Newcastle Green Festival (round 1)
8th May 2011 Log in Boardwalk at Burn Hill farm

Epiphany Term, 2011

12th Mar 2011 Log in Stanley Moss
6th Mar 2011 Log in Pelaw Wood
5th Mar 2011 Log in Trev's Allotment
3rd Mar 2011 Log in AGM
3rd Mar 2011 Log in Meal before AGM!
19th Feb 2011 Log in Tree planting near botanics
13th Feb 2011 Log in Derwent
29th Jan 2011 Log in Scrub Clearance
23rd Jan 2011 Log in Tree planting

Michaelmas Term, 2010

12th Dec 2010 Log in Sycamore Clearance
27th Nov 2010 Log in Tree Planting
21st Nov 2010 Log in Dolly's Wood
19th Nov 2010 Log in Welly Social
13th Nov 2010 Log in Hedleyhope Fell
30th Oct 2010 Log in Flass Vale
23rd Oct 2010 Log in Pond Digging
16th Oct 2010 Log in Woodland Clearing

Easter Term, 2010

21st Jun 2010 Log in Otter Holts
19th Jun 2010 Log in Whitworth Hall Country Park Walk
13th May 2010 Log in Bluebell walk and quiz
8th May 2010 Log in Stanley Moss
2nd May 2010 Log in Dawn Chorus Walk

Epiphany Term, 2010

14th Mar 2010 Log in Flass Vale
10th Mar 2010 Log in AGM
6th Mar 2010 Log in Tree planting at White Hill
27th Feb 2010 Log in Veteran Trees Project Launch.
20th Feb 2010 Log in Reeds at Rainton
18th Feb 2010 Log in Veteran Trees Project Talk
13th Feb 2010 Log in Bird Boxes at the Botanics
7th Feb 2010 Log in Cassop Vale
30th Jan 2010 Log in Washington Wetland Centre
24th Jan 2010 Log in Flass Vale

Michaelmas Term, 2009

12th Dec 2009 Log in Gorse cutting at Hedleyhope Fell
9th Dec 2009 Log in Christmas Meal
5th Dec 2009 Log in Hadrians Wall Residential
28th Nov 2009 Log in Land clearance near Maiden Castle
27th Nov 2009 Log in Welly Social
21st Nov 2009 Log in Planting session!!!
18th Nov 2009 Log in Pond Building in Sunderland.
15th Nov 2009 Log in Pelaw Woods Revisited
7th Nov 2009 Log in Red Kite Safari!!!
1st Nov 2009 Log in Pelaw Woods!
24th Oct 2009 Log in Woodland Management with Durham Wildlife Trust
20th Oct 2009 Log in CONSOC QUIZ!!!
17th Oct 2009 Log in Reed planting at Castle Lake
10th Oct 2009 Log in Planting at the Botanics

Easter Term, 2009

23rd Jun 2009 Log in Midsummer Magic & Medicine Walk
21st Jun 2009 Log in Pub Walk
15th Jun 2009 Log in Dipping platform at Witton Dene
15th Jun 2009 Log in Bat survey
12th Jun 2009 Log in Hamsterley Forest Residential
10th Jun 2009 Log in Global warming Social
7th Jun 2009 Log in Flass Vale
10th May 2009 Log in Flass Vale
3rd May 2009 Log in Dawn Chorus (Cancelled)
2nd May 2009 Log in Castle Lake with Durham Bird Club

Epiphany Term, 2009

18th Mar 2009 Log in Endangered Animal Social
14th Mar 2009 Log in Hedleyhope
8th Mar 2009 Log in Langley Park
28th Feb 2009 Log in Fencing at Blackhall Mill Farm
22nd Feb 2009 Log in Beacon Hill
15th Feb 2009 Log in Beamish birds of prey centre.
13th Feb 2009 Log in Welly Social!!!
7th Feb 2009 Log in Botanic Gardens-High Wood
4th Feb 2009 Log in AGM
1st Feb 2009 Log in Flass Vale-tree planting
29th Jan 2009 Log in David Attenborough night
24th Jan 2009 Log in Castle Lake-Durham Bird Club

Michaelmas Term, 2008

14th Dec 2008 Log in Langley Park Old Rec Ground
10th Dec 2008 Log in Christmas Meal
7th Dec 2008 Log in Woodland Clearance- Flass Vale
30th Nov 2008 Log in Willow planting at Castle Eden Dene CANCELLED
26th Nov 2008 Log in Bug Night
23rd Nov 2008 Log in Pelaw Woods
18th Nov 2008 Log in Green themed bar crawl
16th Nov 2008 Log in Stream Clearance in Flass Vale
15th Nov 2008 Log in Bird Boxes in Flass Vale
8th Nov 2008 Log in Grey Fireworks
8th Nov 2008 Log in Scrub management at Hedleyhope Fell
1st Nov 2008 Log in Blue Reef Aquarium and the Beach-Tynemouth
26th Oct 2008 Log in Willow Harvesting at Hardwick Hall Country Park
22nd Oct 2008 Log in Social - walk and pizza!!!
18th Oct 2008 Log in Bird Boxes with Flass Vale
11th Oct 2008 Log in Botanic Gardens

Easter Term, 2008

22nd Jun 2008 Log in Pelaw Woods
17th Jun 2008 Log in Picnic at the Botanics
14th Jun 2008 Log in Farne Islands
12th Jun 2008 Log in DSU Awards Dinner
12th Jun 2008 Log in Some sheep need shearing!!
11th Jun 2008 Log in Film night
10th Jun 2008 Log in Beekeeping
5th Jun 2008 Log in Boardwalks at the Botanics-morning
5th Jun 2008 Log in Boardwalks at the Botanics-afternoon
1st Jun 2008 Log in End of exams celebration - Hill Bar Crawl
1st Jun 2008 Log in Flass Vale - a bit of this and that!
24th May 2008 Log in Consoc does Eurovision
7th May 2008 Log in Bluebell Walk
4th May 2008 Log in Flass Vale
3rd May 2008 Log in Dawn chorus walk with the Friends of Pelaw Wood
27th Apr 2008 Log in Beacon Hill
19th Apr 2008 Log in Spring cleaning the tool shed
13th Apr 2008 Log in Gosforth Park Nature Reserve

Epiphany Term, 2008

16th Mar 2008 Log in Tree Planting in Flass Vale
9th Mar 2008 Log in Bracken Raking in Flass Vale
5th Mar 2008 Log in Bailey Bar Crawl
1st Mar 2008 Log in Boardwalk Construction at Killhope
26th Feb 2008 Log in AGM
23rd Feb 2008 Log in Tree chopping Low Barns
16th Feb 2008 Log in Red Kite Trail
13th Feb 2008 Log in Barcrawl! CANCELLED
10th Feb 2008 Log in Scrub clearance at Catle Eden Dene
2nd Feb 2008 Log in Blue Reef Aquarium
1st Feb 2008 Log in Killhope Residential - CANCELLED
31st Jan 2008 Log in Varsity: Chips, dips and David Attenborough
27th Jan 2008 Log in Shrub Clearance at Beacon Hill
19th Jan 2008 Log in Edging footpaths and brashing in the botanics

Michaelmas Term, 2007

8th Dec 2007 Log in ***The ConSoc Xmas Party***
1st Dec 2007 Log in More tree and scrub management (gorse)
24th Nov 2007 Log in Fun on the farm with BTCV
18th Nov 2007 Log in Constructing a bird feeding station at Castle Eden Dene NNR
13th Nov 2007 Log in Bowling at Kascada!
10th Nov 2007 Log in Seeding, Clearing, Scraping, Ripping and Weeding in the Botanics
5th Nov 2007 Log in Stockton fireworks
3rd Nov 2007 Log in Tree and scrub management at Hedleyhope Fell
1st Nov 2007 Log in David Bellamy's Lecture + Pub
27th Oct 2007 Log in Red Kite Safari
26th Oct 2007 Log in Halloween Party
19th Oct 2007 Log in Otter Holt construction residential
14th Oct 2007 Log in Shrub Clearance and Hedge Laying at Thrislington Quarry
11th Oct 2007 Log in Creepy Crawlie night in the botanics greenhouses
7th Oct 2007 Log in Cleaning up the old abandoned Zoology field station

Easter Term, 2007

20th Jun 2007 Log in Bee-keeping!!
18th Jun 2007 Log in Farne Islands Trip!
17th Jun 2007 Log in Pelaw Woods BBQ
11th Jun 2007 Log in Kielder Residential 2007
10th Jun 2007 Log in Warren House Dene - barn restoration, fencing and ragwort removal
2nd Jun 2007 Log in Picnic in the sunshine
27th May 2007 Log in Footpath Rivetments in Castle Eden Dene
20th May 2007 Log in Footpath maintenace in Pelaw Woods
20th May 2007 Log in An inconvenient truth
17th May 2007 Log in Chillage and pudding etc at Varsity
12th May 2007 Log in Edmundbyers
12th May 2007 Log in The Eurovision!
6th May 2007 Log in Reedbeds at Washington Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre
2nd May 2007 Log in Party in the park
28th Apr 2007 Log in Conservation area creation at Houghall Farm
25th Apr 2007 Log in Walk and picnic

Epiphany Term, 2007

14th Mar 2007 Log in Last social of term: Planet Earth at Varsity
9th Mar 2007 Log in Dirty weekend away
4th Mar 2007 Log in Pelaw Woods
3rd Mar 2007 Log in Nature Reserve Creation at Queens Campus
3rd Mar 2007 Log in Roe Deer
27th Feb 2007 Log in AGM - the election of the new exec!
24th Feb 2007 Log in Planting Juniper at Hedleyhope
18th Feb 2007 Log in Aykley Heads
16th Feb 2007 Log in Bugs Life social
10th Feb 2007 Log in Low Barnes island clearance
8th Feb 2007 Log in Newcastle!!!!!!!!
4th Feb 2007 Log in Helping Allotsoc
3rd Feb 2007 Log in Hild Bede Pond Clearance
3rd Feb 2007 Log in Sweeney Todd
27th Jan 2007 Log in Brashing at Hedleyhope
24th Jan 2007 Log in Animal movie night
24th Jan 2007 Log in Gore Burn Woodland Clean Up -- Cancelled.
20th Jan 2007 Log in Durham Woods Litterpick + Walk
18th Jan 2007 Log in Gossip and food at the new 'spoons.
7th Jan 2007 Log in Something on the coast

Michaelmas Term, 2006

11th Dec 2006 Log in Christmas Party!
9th Dec 2006 Log in Hedleyhope Fell 2
8th Dec 2006 Log in Save the wildlife barcrawl!!!
3rd Dec 2006 Log in Watervole habitats and improving the stream at Whitelea Farm
26th Nov 2006 Log in Chips, Dips and Planet Earth
26th Nov 2006 Log in Hatfield Riverbanks + Tools - CANCELLED!!
25th Nov 2006 Log in Satuday Morning Botanicking!
20th Nov 2006 Log in Casino Royale
19th Nov 2006 Log in Work at the botanics
16th Nov 2006 Log in Quiz night
11th Nov 2006 Log in Low Barns
7th Nov 2006 Log in March of the Penguins showing, followed by Swan and Three
5th Nov 2006 Log in Burning things at Washington Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre
3rd Nov 2006 Log in Social is CANCELLED: Penny for the guy
28th Oct 2006 Log in Hedleyhope Fell 1
26th Oct 2006 Log in Bailey social
25th Oct 2006 Log in Water Vole Habitat Creation and Stile Construction
22nd Oct 2006 Log in Thrislington Quarry Nature Reserve
18th Oct 2006 Log in Social at the Court Inn
14th Oct 2006 Log in Tree Planting at Aykley Heads
8th Oct 2006 Log in More work in the Botanic Gardens
8th Oct 2006 Log in Social at Hogshead - lots of food!
7th Oct 2006 Log in Clearing and Bridge Building in the Botanic Gardens

Easter Term, 2006

18th Jun 2006 Log in Concert and Conservation
15th Jun 2006 Log in Alderney
13th Jun 2006 Log in Kielder Residential
12th Jun 2006 Log in Emergency social
11th Jun 2006 Log in Botanics: Meadow survey and Marsh Violet
8th Jun 2006 Log in Beach litter pick
6th Jun 2006 Log in Bee Keeping II
5th Jun 2006 Log in Bee Keeping I
4th Jun 2006 Log in Quack Quack: Duck boxes
3rd Jun 2006 Log in Drystone walling at Kielder
28th May 2006 Log in Hylton Castle + Dene
21st May 2006 Log in Exam-busting walk
13th May 2006 Log in Pole Lathe
6th May 2006 Log in Botanics and BBQ
29th Apr 2006 Log in Quarrington Hill– Rockrose Planting

Epiphany Term, 2006

15th Mar 2006 Log in Last social of the term
11th Mar 2006 Log in Botanic Birdboxes
5th Mar 2006 Log in Washington Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre
25th Feb 2006 Log in Botanics
22nd Feb 2006 Log in AGM
18th Feb 2006 Log in Red Squirrels & Small Mammal Trapping at Gosforth
11th Feb 2006 Log in Back to the Botanics - Part II
7th Feb 2006 Log in Bowl me over night!
5th Feb 2006 Log in Hesleden Dene
28th Jan 2006 Log in Botanic Gardens
20th Jan 2006 Log in Dirty Weekend Residential

Michaelmas Term, 2005

4th Dec 2005 Log in Willow huts in the Botanics
29th Nov 2005 Log in Hogshead & Bowling
27th Nov 2005 Log in Clearing Gorse at Whitelea Farm
20th Nov 2005 Log in Tree-felling at Low Barnes
13th Nov 2005 Log in Rhododendron chopping at Castle Eden Dene
12th Nov 2005 Log in Childrens' wildlife watch in the Botanics
5th Nov 2005 Log in Cornfield Finished & Leaf-Bay Started
29th Oct 2005 Log in Cornfield border in the Botanics
27th Oct 2005 Log in Owl Display
22nd Oct 2005 Log in Potting at the Botanical Gardens
16th Oct 2005 Log in Litterpicking & Welcome to Consoc
15th Oct 2005 Log in Botanical Gardens Introduction 2005

Easter Term, 2005

6th Jun 2005 Log in Project in Botanical Gardens-May 2005 Onwards
5th Jun 2005 Log in Environment Week - Low Barnes (+ reserve info)

Epiphany Term, 2005

27th Feb 2005 Log in Reserve info: Castle Eden Dene
19th Feb 2005 Log in Low Barnes Tree Planting
12th Feb 2005 Log in Mammal Trapping at Thornley Woodland Centre

Michaelmas Term, 2004

11th Dec 2004 Log in Botanical Gardens again?
27th Nov 2004 Log in Botanical Gardens
20th Nov 2004 Log in Witton Le Wear
7th Nov 2004 Log in Castle Eden Dene
24th Oct 2004 Log in Heslesden Dene

Epiphany Term, 0000

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