County Recorders
Birds

Picture of a bird to indicate the recording group Steve Blain
9 Devon Drive,
Biggleswade,
Beds,
SG18 0FJ
Tel: 07979 606300
email
Bryophytes

Picture of Brachythecium rutabulum to indicate the recording group Position vacant
Bugs (Heteroptera)
Picture of a bug to indicate the recording group Bernard Nau
15 Park Hill,
Toddington,
Dunstable,
LU5 6AW
Tel: 01525 872174
email
Bumblebees
Picture of a bumblebee to indicate the recording group Colin Carpenter
Clova Cottage,
8 Mill Lane,
Clophill,
Beds,
MK45 4BX
Tel: 01525 860391
Mobile: 07751 356094
email
Butterflies

Joint recorders, contact either:
Picture of a butterfly to indicate the recording group. Links to Bedfordshire Butterflies website Peter Glenister
2 Sutton Gardens,
Luton,
LU3 3AF
Tel: 01582 524994
email

Keith Balmer
6 Salcombe Close
Bedford
MK40 3BA
Tel: 01234 304741
email
Crustacea
Picture of a woodlouse to indicate the recording group Graham Bellamy
3 Marquis Hill,
Shillington,
SG5 3HD
Tel: 01462 711371
email
Dragonflies
Picture of a dragonfly to indicate the recording group Rory Morrisey
25 Alwins Field,
Leighton Buzzard,
LU7 2UF
Tel: 01525 372477
email
Fish
Picture of a fish to indicate the recording group Roy Bates
19 Midway,
Pavenham Park,
Pavenham,
MK43 7PJ.
Tel: 01234 822603
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Flowering Plants, Ferns & Fern Allies
Picture of a plant to indicate the recording group John Wakely
Green End Cottage,
Green End,
Maulden,
Bedford,
MK45 2AB,
Tel: 01525 860085
email
Fungi
Picture of a fungus to indicate the recording group Herts and Beds Fungi Group

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Geology and Palaeontology
Picture of an ammonite to indicate the recording group Janet Munro
85 Leafields,
Houghton Regis,
Dunstable,
LU5 5LU
Tel: 07939 957794
Work: 01234 720016
email
Grasshoppers and Crickets
Picture of a grasshopper to indicate the recording group Kevin Sharpe
47 Howes Drive,
Marston Moretaine,
Beds,
MK43 0FD
Tel: 07827 440394
email
Hoverflies
Picture of a hoverfly to indicate the recording group John O'Sullivan
14 East Hatley,
Sandy,
Beds,
SG19 3JA
Tel: 01767 650688
email
Hymenoptera (except bumblebees)

Picture of a wasp to indicate the recording group. Rebecca (Bex) Cartwright
c/o RSPB
The Lodge,
Potton Rd,
Sandy,
SG19 2DL
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Lacewings and Allies
Picture of a lacewing to indicate the recording group Melissa Banthorpe
32 Long Close,
Lower Stondon,
Beds,
SG16 6JS
Home: 01462 850753,
Mobile: 07885 159380
email
Lichens
Picture of a lichen to indicate the recording group Martin Butler
4 The Meadows,
Flitwick,
Bedford,
MK45 1XQ
Mobile: 07521 854683
email
Mammals (except Bats)

Picture of a mammal to indicate the recording group David Anderson
88 Eastmoor Park,
Harpenden,
Hertfordshire,
AL5 1BP
Tel: 01582 712604
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Mammals (Bats)
Picture needed to indicate the recording group Bob Cornes
30 Park Street,
Ampthill,
MK45 2LR
Tel: 01525 403951
email
Meteorology
Picture of weather to indicate the recording group Angela Bucknall
17 East Hills,
Cranfield,
MK43 0EA
Tel: 01234 750 421
email
Molluscs
Picture of snail to indicate the recording group Peter Topley
The Rectory
8 Rectory Close
Clifton
Bedfordshire
SG17 5EL
Tel: 01462 615499
email
Moths (Macro & Micro)

Picture of a moth to indicate the recording group Andy & Melissa Banthorpe
32 Long Close,
Lower Stondon,
Beds,
SG16 6JS
Home: 01462 850753,
Mobile: 07885 159380
email
Reptiles and Amphibians
Picture of a reptile to indicate the recording group Helen Muir-Howie
"Vivarium",
19 Molivers Lane,
Bromham,
MK43 8JT
Tel: 01234 306524
email
Spiders and Harvestmen
Picture of a wasp spider to indicate the recording group Tom Thomas
142 Selbourne Road,
Luton,
LU4 8LS
Tel: 01582 516992
email
Weevils
Picture of a weevil to indicate the recording group Dr Wilf Powell
18 Staveley Road,
Dunstable,
LU6 3QQ
Tel: 01582 661328
email
Honorary Officers
Chairman

Dr Wilf Powell
18 Staveley Road,
Dunstable,
LU6 3QQ
Tel: 01582 661328
email
Secretary

Betty Cooke
41 Shefford Road,
Clifton,
Shefford,
SG17 5RQ
Tel: 01462 851954
email
Treasurer

Michael Bird
69 Cotefield Drive,
Leighton Buzzard,
LU7 3DN
Tel: 01525 375771
email
Journal Editor

Rosemary Brind
21 Waterloo Road,
Bedford,
MK40 3PQ
Tel: 01234 402709
email
Membership Secretary

Mary Sheridan
28 Chestnut Hill,
Linslade,
Leighton Buzzard,
LU7 2TR
Tel: 01525 378245
email
Scientific Secretary

Position Vacant
Please contact Wilf Powell if interested or wish to suggest someone for the role
Other Council Members
Council Member

Graham Bellamy
Contact details as for Crustacea Recorder above.
Council Member

Events Programme organiser
Sheila Brooke
18 Park Hill,
Toddington,
Dunstable,
LU5 6AW
Tel: 01525 873396
Council Member

Martin Day
Mill House Nurseries,
Houghton Conquest,
Bedford.
MK45 3NF
Tel: 01234 740381
Council Member

Helen Gebler
42 Grange Rd,
Barton le Clay,
MK45 4RE
Mobile: 07788 514613
email
Council Member

John Pitts
21 Elm Grove,
Toddington,
Bedfordshire,
LU5 6BJ
Tel: 01525 874615
email
Council Member

Ian Woiwod
South Lodge,
Cockayne Hatley,
Sandy,
Beds,
SG19 2EA
Tel: 01767 631416
email
Non-council Roles
Nature Table curator

Julia Powell
Tel: 01582 661328
email
Newsletter (Wild About Beds) Editor

Heather Webb
c/o The Wildlife Trust,
Priory Country Park Visitor Centre,
Barkers Lane,
Bedford,
MK41 9DJ,
Tel: 01234 364213
email
Webmaster

Keith Balmer
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