South Essex Natural History Society


Society Membership

We regret that no new members are being enrolled.

This a subscription membership and such members receive:  three Newsletters per year; the South Essex Naturalist, a comprehensive journal of records published annually and an annual programme of information, Indoor and Outdoor Meetings.
There is also a Book entitled “Hadleigh Great Wood, The Wildlife and History of Belfairs Nature Reserve” which can be purchased.

Members of the Society enjoy:

Indoor Meetings During the Winter Months are usually held in The Beecroft Centre (Old Library) Victoria Avenue, Southend, SS2 6EX. Visitors are welcome at all of our meetings. (see Programme for times).
Leading naturalists give illustrated talks on a wide variety of wildlife.

Outdoor Meetings—Nature Reserves
Guided walks round local nature reserves and other sites are held throughout the year, eg Magnolia Park Hawkwell; The Seashore and Willow Park, part of the Langdon Nature Reserve, The SSSI site at Canvey Wick for orchids and other rare wild species.