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Bat Events 2015

Bat Events (BCT)



How to eradicate grey squirrels without firing a shot – an astonishing tale of ecological restoration. By George Monbiot, published on the Guardian’s website 20th January 2015 – See

Lincolnshire Bat Group Meetings

16th February 2015 – 8pm, Admiral Rodney Hotel, Horncastle. Social meeting with short talk by Celia Commowick – bats and roads: the effectiveness of mitigation

9th March 2015 – 8pm, Admiral Rodney Hotel, Horncastle. AGM

For more details see

Bats and Churches

A church forced to suspend services because of damage caused by bats has held its first bat-free carol service for 15 years. See


The Bat Habitats Regulation Bill

The Bat Habitats Regulation Bill sponsored by Christopher Chope MP had its second reading in the House of Commons on Friday 16thof January 2015. A full transcript of the reading can be found HERE. The reading will continue this coming Friday (23rd of January 2015). We are urging everyone who cares about bats to email their MPs urgently.  We have prepared some suggested text (AVAILABLE HERE) and you can find out your MP’s email address here (please include your address when you contact your MP so that they know you are a constituent).

For full details see here.