Following the untimely death of Chris Mead in mid January, the BTO has announced a memorial fund to refurbish the library at The Nunnery, in memory of the Trust's greatest ambassador. It will be renamed the Chris Mead Library in a dedication ceremony on 5th May. The BTO library, currently housed in the chapel of the old nunnery, is the one part of the BTO's headquarters which has not been completed


Stay at the forefront of British birding by taking out a subscription to British Birds.

Subscribe Now