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  • 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 Shropshire Bird Report
  • …and much more!


Shropshire Ornithological Society has several types of membership with different subscription rates, including Adult (£18), Joint, (£24) and Young Person (free). Joint memberships cover two adults and young persons (under 25) at the same address. Our Young Person’s membership includes those aged 25 or below but parental or guardian’s consent is required if you are below 14 years of age. Life memberships are also available – contact for details.


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