Membership of FOSM

Members of the Friends of Stanpit Marsh receive:

  • Periodic newsletters with lots of information on the Marsh and its flora and fauna.
  • Email updates about upcoming FOSM events and Stanpit Marsh news.
  • Discounted entry to FOSM events such as guided walks, talks, quizzes and other social activities.

In return, your membership fees allow us to support projects to maintain and enhance Stanpit Marsh, improving the footpaths for visitors and providing benches, funding surveys of the Marsh environment and wildlife, and contributing to various other projects in partnership with the Council Countryside Team, including the upkeep of the outstanding Visitor Centre.

You may join FOSM using the form below, or by printing, completing and posting the membership form (click to open a printable copy).

FOSM Membership Form

Payment Options:

Cheques payable to “Friends of Stanpit Marsh” may be sent to Amanda Townshend, Membership Secretary, 14 Anchor Close, Christchurch, BH23 4AJ.

You can also pay by bank transfer. If doing so, please include your name and post code in the payment reference, and send your payment to the following bank account:

Account Name: The Friends of Stanpit Marsh

Sort Code: 30-92-02 (Lloyds Bank Christchurch branch)

Account Number : 00591863