Due to the Coronavirus all events in 2020 were cancelled and this also appears to be the situation for 2021.
24th April 2021 – First meeting of the new General Council – To be arranged via Zoom
25th April 2021 – Annual General Meeting – Cancelled due to Coronavirus
25th April 2021 – Open Judges Meeting – Cancelled due to Coronavirus
25/26 September 2021 – Budgerigar Society World Show (The Club Show) – Cancelled due to Coronavirus
21/22 May 2022 – The Spring Event
24/25 September 2022 – The BS World Show (Club Show)
The Hilton Garden Inn at Doncaster Racecourse is the headquarters hotel for both the Spring Event and the Club Show. Rates are – Spring Event double room – £75 including breakfast and parking, and for the September Club Show an additional £2.00 for the same package. Single rates are £65 for May and £67 for September.
The Budgerigar Society is renowned for organising super World Conventions of which there has been ten. Looking back at the history of the society there has been Conventions organised in 1954, 1959, 1975 (all at Harrogate), 1985 (Birmingham), 1990, 1995 (both at Scarborough), the Millennium Convention (Eastbourne), 2006, 2010 (both at Southport) and the 2015 Convention (Stoke). We must also remember that the American B.S. organised the second World Convention in 1956 in Chesterfield, Indiana.
The latest Budgerigar Society Spring Event to be held was in 2018. This was organised by a joint committee of the Budgerigar Society and the Northern Budgerigar Society and was held in Scotch Corner, North Yorkshire. Events prior to this were 2004 in Doncaster following the Reovirus, 2011 in Woking, Surrey and 2012 in Seaton Burn, Newcastle.
The Budgerigar Society, 8 Garvie Brae, Tayport, Fife, DD6 9PR.
Tel 01828 633030