True Flies

Key Information

County Recorders:

VC58,58,60: Glenn Rostron (Syrphidae & Dolichopodidae), Phil Brighton (all other families)

Active Specialist Recorders:

Alan Bedford
Pete Boardman
Pete Brash
Thom Dallimore (mosquitoes)
Steve Garland
Nicola Garnham (hoverfly larvae)
Ken Gartside (Syrphidae)
Jane Hewitt
Pete Kinsella (Syrphidae)
Tom Mawdsley
Rob Zloch

Overview of NW Recording:


National Society Website:

Dipterists Forum

UK Recording Schemes:

Various – see Dipterist forum list

UK Facebook Groups:

Various – see list

World Museum library:

Books for borrowing


NW Resources and Publications


Ken Gartside

Education & ID resources