Welcome to Cookstown Wildlife Trust

Located in the heart of Mid-Ulster, our club has some 50 members interested in conservation and promotion of wildlife. We encourage people to join our group, and welcome those interested to our meetings.

Our temporary website provides information on our programme for 2022/23, where we meet, and the contact details of the Club's committee.

2022/23 Lecture Programme

Tuesday 11th October 2022
Amphibians and Reptiles of NI
Ryan Boyle

Tuesday 8th November 2022
Ladybirds of Ireland
Roy Anderson

Tuesday 13th December2022
Wildlife Presentations and Social Evening

Tuesday 10th January 2023
Cattle of Ireland - Shaping our culture, landscapes and wildlife

Tuesday 14th February 2023
Breeding wader conservation in the Bann Valley
Francis Flanagan

Tuesday 14th March 2023
Bird Monitoring in NI
Stephen Hewitt

Tuesday 18th April 2023
(NB. Third Tuesday)
Bringing your lawn back to life
Simon Gray
Followed by AGM)

Note: titles and speakers maybe subject to change

Venue for Talks

Talks are held on Tuesday evenings from 7.45 pm to 9.15 pm in Desertcreat Womens Institute Hall, Desertcreat Road, Cookstown, BT80 8UJ.




Ernest Hunter
T: 028 7963 3533
Maureen Graham
Tel: 028 8676 3397
Sebastian Graham
Tel: 028 8676 2772
Alan Aitken, Sophie Graham,
Claire Hassan, Mike McGrath

Download programme

Download 2022/23 Programme


Members £20. Non members £5/talk.

Visit previous website

Our previous website designed and hosted by Ronnie Irvine is a treasure house of wildlife information and images.

Photo credits

The picture associated with the programme is of a male Cuckoo and was taken by Thomas Campbell.