About us

The London Bat Group is a voluntary registered charity working throughout the Greater London area. Our mission is to protect and enhance London’s bat populations as well as encourage the conservation of bats through educating and inspiring people about these amazing creatures!

Our volunteer committee and trustees are:

Becky Wilson – Chair & Trustee

Jess Taylor – Secretary & Trustee

Andreia Correia da Costa – Treasurer & Trustee

Rachel Crookes – Records Officer

Georgina Young – Membership Officer

David Jackson – Newsletter editor & Trustee

John Tovey – VBRV trainer & Trustee

Richard Gowing – Safeguarding Officer & Trustee

Edna Austin – Trustee

Grace Johnson – Trustee

Harriet Jones – Trustee

The area the Bat Group covers is shown in the map below.


The London Bat Group aims to:

  • Protect and conserve bats, their roosts, feeding areas and hibernation sites in Greater London.
  • Provide information on bats to the public
  • Monitor bat populations and distribution
  • Maintain a pool of licensed volunteer bat workers who can visit roost sites and provide expert assistance on matters relating to bats in Greater London

Contact us

If you have general enquiries please contact us at enquiries@londonbats.org.uk. For membership enquiries please visit our membership page.