11th Dec,  Exeter University, 6pm; Miriam Darlington introduces her acclaimed  new book, “Otter Country”.

20th Dec,  BBC TV 8pm, a Springwatch Special programme on British Otters.

?? Dec   BBC TV,  Natural World, Giant Otters in Peru.,

16th Jan,   SWT Group Yeovil, 7.30 ; J Williams talking on Otters.

February,  Nat Geographic Magazine, stunning spread on British Otters.

2 March,  Nynehead Court, Nr Wellington, A wildlife day, including “Otters of the  Tone”.

23 March,  Exmoor National Park surveyors’ training day, 1.30 at Simonsbath.  Wellies etc.

28 March,   West Somerset SWT group,  Monksilver, Nr Washford,  J Williams, “What the otters are Telling us.”

20 April,   Mammal Society Conference at Exeter University.

27/28 April Annual 2Day Event;  co-ordinated survey of the  whole of Somerset  and the whole Exmoor National Park.