Shropshire Fungus Group


Les Hughes,  Chair and County Recorder.

Philip Leather, Group Secretary

Area Shropshire
  • Forays are run by and for the members of the Shropshire Fungus Group. The group is self-financing; a membership fee is levied to cover postage costs and stationery involved in running the group together with the cost of running a website.
  • Visitors are welcomed
  • Forays begin at 10.30 am and usually continue until mid-afternoon, with a short break for lunch
  • Our Public Liability Insurance is covered through the British Mycological Society.
  • Our forays are intended to find, identify and record species. We do not encourage forayers to gather fungi for consumption.

Forays 2021

Owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, all activities may be subject to change. Any information about activities for 2021 will be updated and amended as circumstance dictate. Details and further information are available on our website.


All fungus and lichen records should be sent to the Group Recorder, Les Hughes.
Tel. 07977 642093. Email:

Access A generic risk assessment has been undertaken, and members and visitors are requested to familiarise themselves with it. Dogs are not permitted on our forays.