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.


Bats of the Porter Valley

Friday 20 April 2018 Weather conditions look perfect for a good bat night. Meet at the entrance to Bingham Park at the corner of Rustlings and Oakbrook Roads at 7:30 pm.  OS ref. SK32098586. We will walk as far up the Porter Valley as possible until bats emerge at... 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