David Wainwright from the Durham Wildlife Trust, Low Barns Nature Reserve, Witton le Wear leads Butterfly Conservation in the north. He gave a very interesting talk with stunning photos of these colourful insects to the Rotary Club recently.

The topic was a bit different, but David from Newton Aycliffe pointed out the importance of preserving butterflies and how many volunteers actively support the species.

If you are interested please contact him on 01388 488728 Mobile 07709 278407

Email dwainwright@butterfly-conservation.org

Pictured: David (left) with Club President Tony Robinson