Annual Meeting and AGM

This year's meeting will be on Saturday 18th November at the Holiday Inn, Filton, Bristol. Members and non-Members are welcome.


Contact the organiser, Henry Curry (BDS Secretary)

Contact Email:

Holiday Inn Hotel, Filton Road, Hambrook, Bristol, BS16 1QX, United Kingdom 

Free entry, but we ask for a donation to cover costs (we suggest £5 members, £10 non-members)

Holiday Inn Bristol Filton

Draft Programme (timings & order of events may vary)

  • 09:30 Coffee & Welcome

  • 10:00 General Introduction and Announcements, welcome to the site

  • 10:05 Dragons & Damsels in the Media (Mike Dilger)

  • 10:20 REGUA -  acessible tropical rainforest dragonflies (Peter Allen)

  • 11:00 tba

  • 11:25 Clubtail Count (Genevieve Dalley)

  • 11:40 Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Maltese Islands (Charles Gauci)

  • 12:30 AGM

  • 13:00 Lunch - please bring your own or food available for purchase from the hotel

  • 14:05 Introduction - our new Conservation Officer (Eleanor Colver)

  • 14:25 Dragonflies of Somerset (Chris Iles)

  • 14:50 The Southern Migrant Hawker (Neil Phillips)

  • 15:20 Tales from the Balsa (David Chelmick)

  • 16:00 Raffle & Final Announcements

  • 16:30 Close

Please book your place online here