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Join in our weekend full of activities and events at locations across the UK raising awareness of fungi and fungal science.

UK Fungus Day offers something for everyone including fungal forays, talks by scientists as well as craft workshops and events for children.

You can find a complete list of all events on our Facebook page...

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The British Mycological Society is not responsible for events listed under the Events section that are run by other organisations. Publication of an event does not imply endorsement. The BMS shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource. Events are subject to change and/or cancellation. If any doubt, please contact the event organisers for confirmation.


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UK Fungus Day National Photographic Competition 2019

This year the UK Fungus Day Competition will test your photography skills!

We are delighted to announce the launch of the 2019 digital photo competition, and it is now FREE TO ENTER! Please read the rules and entry requirements carefully before entering.  The closing date for entries is 6th November 2019.  The winning images will be displayed on the UK Fungus Day (  and British Mycological Society Fungal Education and Outreach Committee (  web pages later in 2019 when the winners have been notified.

UK Fungus Day also its own Facebook page and all entries of merit will be posted on this site to share all the fun that you have had while involved in UKFD this year (

Prizes: 1st £250, 2nd £150 and 3rd £100

Note: Entries will be judged on the criteria included in the terms and conditions and entrants should read these guidelines carefully.