About Us

50 Years

Our Aim

To promote birds and their well-being, within a friendly atmosphere, for the benefit of all our members.

About Us

We are a local ornithological group based in Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex, England. It has a membership of about 200 and is the oldest established ornithological society in Sussex (we started in 1953)

Indoor Meetings

Indoor meetings are held from October to April with social events and talks on ornithological and natural history themes.

Field Outings

We arrange field outings, led by knowledgeable birdwatchers, at the best local bird-watching sites  


We publish a newsletter for members twice-yearly

Discussion Group

We have a private on-line "forum", also known as our "User Group", to enable our members to share sightings and other topics of interest.

Garden Bird Survey

Members are welcome to join our long-running garden bird survey.

Further Information

For more details see INFORMATION