Chance to get snappy at wildlife photo event

Learn how to take beautiful photographs of birds of prey at Derbyshire Wildlife Trust’s in-flight photography course on July 20.

The trust has teamed up with Staffordshire-based Kingsley Falconry and expert wildlife photographer Paul Shaw to organise the workshop, based at its Wildlife Discovery Room at Severn Trent Carsington Water.

It runs from 10.30am to 4pm and is suitable for adults and also for accompanied children aged 12 and over.

An SLR camera is recommended to get the best results. The cost is £60 per person and booking is essential.

To find out more and to book, contact 01773 881188 or visit

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust is the only organisation working to protect all wildlife across the county.

It manages 42 nature reserves throughout Derbyshire, advises local authorities and landowners on nature conservation issues and runs a range of conservation and education projects. The Carsington Water education partnership is a joint initiative in which Derbyshire Wildlife Trust and Severn Trent Water are working together to provide an educational service for groups of all ages.