• A Citrine Wagtail from Lynemouth Flash in May 2017 by Tom Cadwallender
  • A Temmminck's Stint from Castle Island in May 2017 by Jonathan Farooqi
  • A Jack Snipe from Druridge Pools in May 2017 by Hector Galley
  • A Yellow Wagtail from Druridge Pools by Paul Buskin
  • A Cuckoo by Tim Dean
  • An Eider by Adriana Buskin
  • A Swallow by Alan Jack
  • A Whitethroat by Alan Jack
  • A Garden Warbler from Holy Island by Adriana Buskin
  • Black Grouse by Chris Barlow


The Northumberland & Tyneside Bird Club is a registered charity and is run by a committee of trustees.  The trustees are are elected annually. Individual committee members, their roles and contact details are listed below.  For general enquiries or commerical enquiries about bird data for planning purposes please contact the secretary in the first instance.

Chairman & Indoor Meetings:  Martin Davison
Email:  martindavison3@gmail.com Tel:  07962 720616

Secretary:  Andrew Brunt, South Cottage, West Road, Longhorsley, Morpeth, NE65 8UY.
Email:  ntbcorg@gmail.com Tel:  01670 788352

Treasurer:  Jo Bentley, 80 Western Avenue, Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE42 6PA.
Email:  ntbc@jobentley.plus.com

County Recorder:  Tim Dean, 2 Knocklaw Park, Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65 7PW.
Email:  t.r.dean@btinternet.com Tel: 01669 621460

Bulletin Editor:  Steve Barrett, 29 Woolsington Gardens, Woolsington, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE13 8AP.
Email:  ntbcbulletin2012@gmail.com  Mobile:  07779577485

Field Trips:  Steve Anderson
Email:  seaswan@btinternet.com

Sales:  Trevor Blake, 6 Glenside, Ellington, Northumberland, NE61 5LS.
Email:  trevor.1958@live.co.uk Tel: 07759160035

Other useful non-committee contacts

Birds in Northumbria:  Andy Mould
Email: highroller10@btinternet.com

Conservation Officer:  Lindsey McDougal, 45 Pendleton Drive, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 3TU.
Email:  ljakmc45@talktalk.net

Club Archivist:  John Day, 2 Grange Avenue, Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 9PN.
Email:  johncday@blueyonder.co.uk

Website Manager:  Paul Buskin
Email:  paul@buskin.co.uk

BTO Regional Representative
Tom Cadwallender, 22 South View, Lesbury, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 3PZ.
Email:  tomcadwallender@hotmail.co.uk  01665 830884.   07980 341941

Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) Regional Organiser
Muriel Cadwallender
Email:  tomandmurielcadwallender@hotmail.com

Wetland Birds Survey Contacts

Inland: Steve Holliday
Email:  steveholliday (at) hotmail.co.uk

Coast:  Kathy Evans
Email:  kathyevans121@gmail.com