The Sorby Natural History Society, Sheffield

Covering a full range of natural history interests in Sheffield and the surrounding area, providing for both interested beginners and specialists.


Field Meetings in August 2018

Our August field meetings include: 01/08/2018 – Plants at Treeton Dyke, Treeton 01/08/2018 – Invertebrates at Barrow, nr Worsbrough 05/08/2018 – Plants at Highshaw Clough near Cutthroat Bridge 07/08/2018 – Invertebrates at Brockholes Wood, Crowden 09/08/2018 – Bats at... read more

Iolo Williams

Indoor Lecture. Iolo Williams – The Birds of Wales Joint meeting with Sheffield Bird Study Group. This lecture is open to all. Admission free to Sorby and SBSG members. £3.00 to non members. Wednesday 12th September 2018. Venue – Lecture theatre 3,... read more

Proceedings Volume 1 (1929)

In 1929, the then-named Sorby Scientific Society published its first journal, entitled Proceedings Volume 1. The journal contains interesting papers on a wide variety of subjects. Of particular note is Arthur Whitaker’s paper “Notes on the Birds of the Sheffield... read more

Membership Renewal

Membership subscriptions are due for renewal on 1st January each year. Please print-off a membership renewal form (PDF) and return it to to the treasurer with your... read more