EXHIBITION –Baildon Library- Mon 22 April -Sat 4 May
This will cover all aspects of Baildon Moor history, geology , natural history and the aims of FoBM.
AGM-Baildon Link, Cliffe Avenue , Baildon Monday 29 April 7.00 pm.
Guest Speaker – Louise Brown (Community Archaeologist , Pennine Prospects) who will talk on Archaeological Investigations Around Baildon, Archaeology of and within the community.
Sat 18 May
SAVE OUR BUTTERFLIES WEEK
Search for the Green Hairstreak butterfly which frequents the extraction pits.
Meet Susan Stead at the Bingley Road car park , from 2.00pm
Organised by Bradford Urban Wildlife group
BIRDLIFE OF BAILDON MOOR.
Meet Shaun Radcliffe (Bradford Ornithological Group) 9am
Read more about this event here.
Wed 26 June (part of Otley Walking Festival)
SHIPLEY GLEN/BAILDON MOOR CIRCULAR
Meet Mike Lawson( Baildon Local History Society) at the Glen House , Prod Lane Baildon 2.00 pm
Archaeology, natural history with a touch of Dad’s Army.
2.0 Miles 1.5 hours
Friday 28 June
BAILDON BOUNDARY WALK (part of Otley Walking Festival)
Meet Frank Baildon, junction of Glen Road and Lucy Hall Drive for a perambulation of the boundaries of Baildon. Includes a ride on the Glen tramway and visit to Denso Wildlife Park
Packed lunch required, sorry no dogs. 6.75miles , 5 hours . Rated moderate
Sun 7 July
RICHES OF THE EARTH WALK
Meet Malcolm Leyland (Friends Of Baildon Moor)at the Eaves Car Park 2.00pm (2 hrs)
A walk looking at military, archaeological and mining history on the moor.
Sat 10 August
GEOLOGY OF BAILDON MOOR
Meet Alison Tymon (West Yorkshire Geology Trust) at 2.00pm , Eaves Car Park. Approx 2.5 hours, looking at Eaves Crag Quarry, Baildon Hill and the fireclay mine.