Latest Media Coverage

Latest Media Coverage

June 15, 2018

News of this summer’s Owls of Bath trail has flown far and wide and we’ve had some great support from the media. The high profile public art event has featured on the BBC and ITV, in national media including The Guardian, The Times and The Sunday Independent, in consumer magazines, on radio, and across regional … Read More

Owls nesting at new Bath Riverside HQ

Owls nesting at new Bath Riverside HQ

September 19, 2018

The Owls of Bath flock has landed at their new luxury Nest HQ at Crest Nicholson’s Bath Riverside development. The colourful owl sculptures have taken up residence in the ground floor of Royal View, alongside the River Avon, as they are preened back to perfect condition by their artists ahead of the Owls Hoot Farewell … Read More

Hoot’s Who?  Amazing online Owls of Bath game!

Hoot’s Who? Amazing online Owls of Bath game!

September 17, 2018

The Bath based digital agency Complete Control has designed a fun online game to help celebrate the end of the Minerva’s Owls of Bath trail! Playing the Hoot’s Who? game involves matching the head, body and feet of 16 beautifully designed Owls from the flock!  Now that the Owls have left their summer locations on … Read More

Owl Auction – 17 October – Tickets available – bid for a fabulous owl sculpture!

Owl Auction – 17 October – Tickets available – bid for a fabulous owl sculpture!

September 17, 2018

The beautifully decorated owl sculptures will be auctioned to raise funds for four Bath charities on the evening of Wednesday 17th October, at the Apex Hotel in central Bath. Tickets are now available. Our Owl auctioneer will be the charismatic Addison Gelpey – the main personality on Channel 5’s prime time series ‘Storage, Flog the Lot’ and … Read More

Last weekend before owls return to the Nest

Last weekend before owls return to the Nest

September 9, 2018

This is the last weekend that all of the fabulous Owls of Bath sculptures will be nesting on the streets of Bath, as they start flying back to Owl HQ from Monday 10th September. Approximately 10 owls a day will head back to the nest each day and they are all expected to be off … Read More

Owls Hoot Farewell weekend – 29-30 September

Owls Hoot Farewell weekend – 29-30 September

August 29, 2018

OWLS HOOT FAREWELL WEEKEND – 29-30 September Tickets are now on sale for the Owls Hoot Farewell on the Bath Rec, when all 82 owls and owlets will be displayed in one giant parliament for a weekend of feathered fun before flying off to the charity auction on 17th October. Advance tickets are now available from … Read More

Owl Colouring Books now on sale

Owl Colouring Books now on sale

August 20, 2018

Young owl fans can get creative this summer by designing their own owls in the new 24 page Owls of Bath colouring book. With space to draw a picture of themselves, their favourite owls and their own owl characters, plus fascinating facts about Little Owls on every page, the colouring book is sure to keep … Read More

IsamBIRD Kingdom BrunOWL lands at Bath Spa Station

IsamBIRD Kingdom BrunOWL lands at Bath Spa Station

August 18, 2018

The eye-catching IsamBIRD Kingdom BrunOWL, sponsored by GWR and inspired by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Britain’s most famous engineer, has finally landed at Bath Spa train station after his flying tour of Paddington, Swindon and Bristol stations to promote the Minerva’s Owls of Bath trail. He was welcomed by the Bath Spa station team, Patrick Smith, … Read More

Frida Owlo Fiesta – Bradford on Avon – a colourful hoot!

Frida Owlo Fiesta – Bradford on Avon – a colourful hoot!

August 18, 2018

Jessie and Freya from Bradford on Avon   The Mexican-themed Frida Kahlo Fiesta in Bradford on Avon last weekend was inspired by the colourful Owls of Bath sculpture Frida Owlo.  The fun and salsa-filled event attracted hundreds of visitors to the historic Wiltshire town. Young Kahlo fans took part in the excellent salsa classes and children of … Read More

IsamBIRD Kingdom BrunOWL lands at Bristol Temple Meads Station

IsamBIRD Kingdom BrunOWL lands at Bristol Temple Meads Station

August 10, 2018

Bristol’s Temple Meads station pigeons have been joined by a new feathery friend! Inspired by Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the Minerva’s Owls of Bath sculpture ‘IsamBIRD Kingdom BrunOWL’ has taken up residence at the busy Bristol station on the latest leg of its regional tour to promote the popular owl trail. Bristol residents, commuters and tourists are … Read More

Owls of Bath Posters now on sale

Owls of Bath Posters now on sale

August 10, 2018

Fabulous Owls of Bath posters featuring all of the owls in the flock* are now available for sale via the online shop page. The colourful, quality posters are £12 and can either be posted (plus p&p) or collected from Flamingo gift shop in Widcome.  They are A1 and fit a standard frame size. The posters … Read More

Minerva’s Owls badges for Owl fans

Minerva’s Owls badges for Owl fans

August 10, 2018

These super sweet badges are now available for participating in the Owls of Bath trail! The cloth badges are just £1 each + p&p and ideal for brownies, scout groups and owl fans. To order your badge/s, please complete this Badge Order Form and email it to catherine@corfield.f9.co.uk

‘Cumberwell Owl’ Helps Protect Real Little Owls

‘Cumberwell Owl’ Helps Protect Real Little Owls

August 2, 2018

The city of Bath has been busy celebrating all things ‘owl’ since the start of the Minerva’s Owls of Bath sculpture trail which began last month. Among the 82 perched owl and owlet sculptures, there are 15 roosting beyond the city walls, in amongst the wildlife and natural environment for which owls are more accustomed. … Read More

Introducing the Ivy Roy-Owl

Introducing the Ivy Roy-Owl

July 30, 2018

Minerva’s Owls of Bath sponsor The Ivy Bath Brasserie has created a limited edition cocktail for their customers to enjoy at the bar and restaurant from Monday 6th August until the end of the trail on Monday 10th September. In keeping with their stylish and sophisticated decor and menu, the Ivy Roy-Owl is a playful twist on their … Read More

Minerva’s Owls Merchandise Set to Fly Off the Shelves

Minerva’s Owls Merchandise Set to Fly Off the Shelves

July 27, 2018

A new collection of official Minerva’s Owls of Bath merchandise goes on sale today, offering fans of Bath’s popular sculpture trail the chance to secure a permanent memento of the event. The official merchandise is available to purchase from today via a new online shop at www.minervasowls.org and from the Visitor Information Centre on Terrace … Read More

Which Owls are ‘Puzz’Owling’ Trail Visitors?

Which Owls are ‘Puzz’Owling’ Trail Visitors?

July 17, 2018

Some of the Minerva’s Owls of Bath sponsors are offering the chance to win some amazing prizes by solving clues and puzzles. Have you been able to figure out the correct answers to all the ‘Puzz’owls’ on the trail? Here is a list of the puzzles to be solved, competitions to enter and prizes to … Read More