Would you like to get more involved in Bat Conservation? Now’s your chance to join the JBG committee and help the group by coordinating fundraising and public engagement events. Our fundraising officer, Robert, has stood down from his role due to other commitments. Our thanks go to him for all his hard work over the past few years. We are now looking for someone to fill this varied role! Would you like to volunteer? Fundraising encompasses arranging attendance at certain key public events, maintaining collection boxes at various venues, coming up with novel ideas for raising bat awareness and funds for the group (in theRead More →

Hibernation season is nearly over. It’s time to emerge and find out how you can get involved in bat conservation🦇 Come along to the AGM to hear about the activities and discoveries of 2019 and join the discussions for 2020. The AGM date has been set for 7.30 pm on Wednesday, 4th March 2020 at the Members Room, Societe Jersaise, Pier Road, St Helier . The agenda is as follows: There will be a review of the activities of the group in 2019 and information on the plans for 2020. The 2019 accounts will be presented for approval.. After the AGM, there will be aRead More →

Jersey Bat Group AGM  The AGM date has been set for 7.30 pm at the Members Room, Societe Jersaise, Pier Road, St Helier on 6th March.  The agenda is as follows: There will be a review of the activities of the group in 2018 and information on the plans for 2019. The accounts will be presented for approval..  If anyone would like to join the committee as Communications Officer to help with publicity and media coverage to create a positive general public awareness of the JBG and its activities then please email us and we can send some more details of what would be involved.   After the AGM, Ed Bell willRead More →

Wild about Jersey and Seedy Sunday Saturday 16th February – Bats for Beginners and Introduction to the Jersey Bat Survey (JBatS) 12.15pm to 12.45 @ Le Rocquier School with Henry Glynn Register on Eventbrite to reserve your training space Learn about ‘what is a bat, bat myths, evolution and diversity, why are they so special, flight, echolocation and community, where do they live, what do they eat and how do they reproduce and bat ecology and adaptation?’ Sunday 17th February – Join us for Seedy Sunday We will have a stall where you can join us to learn about bats, find out about what the JerseyRead More →

As part of the National Trust Jersey’s ‘Walking through Autumn Festival’ please join the the Jersey Bat Group on a circular walk with a difference around St Peter’s valley as the sun sets. Look out for these wonderful flying creatures. Find out how many species we have in Jersey and see them in flight.     Meeting Point: Mill Pond Car Park Parking: Mill Pond Car Park Price – Free No need to pre-bookRead More →

The Jersey Bat Group will be in attendance at the JSCPA Fun Day! Date: Saturday 28th April, Time: 10:00 until 16:00, Where: Royal Showground (RJA&HS), Trinity. Please come and visit our stall and learn more about bats, and maybe buy some of our bat-related goods.  Entry is free, dogs are welcome – and there will be a lot of fun activities for all age.  Please come and support us, the JSPCA and other wildlife organisations who will be there to. We look forward to seeing you there.Read More →