Join Us (Draft)

Join Now
New Members Welcome!

  • Join us in our varied programme of field trips in Shropshire and beyond.
  • Benefit from the expertise of experienced birders, who will assist you if you don’t know a Buzzard from a Blackbird.
  • Attend indoor meetings (free to members) with excellent speakers and first class photography.
  • Contribute to national and local bird recording and surveys.
  • Visit SOS’s Venus Pool reserve (including access to members-only hides) for great views of the birds of the County.
  • Receive, free of charge, our quarterly magazine, The Buzzard, and the Annual Bird Report
  • …and much more!


Shropshire Ornithological Society has several types of membership with different subscription rates, including Adult (£18), Joint, (£24) and Youth (free). Joint memberships cover two adults at the same address and children under 17. Youth membership status depends on your age and requires parental consent if you are below 14 years of age. Life memberships are also available – contact for details.

In order to direct you to the appropriate membership application, please select one of the following options.

Information on SOS Privacy Policy can be found HERE


Page updated: 21/02/2024