Category Archives: Wildlife/Nature

Signs of Spring 

There are definite signs of Spring. The days are getting longer (it was still light at 5.15pm yesterday), the mimosa in our garden (above) is flowering and the crocuses (below) are out.  I know that officially Spring is still another … Continue reading

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Morning Bird Song

The birds were in particularly fine voice this morning, so I recorded a little bit of it for you. Can you hear the woodpecker?

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What The Heron Had For Breakfast

The playing fields just over the road from are a good bench mark for me to tell how wet a winter we’ve been having. So far I’d have to say, drier than last winter. That said there is a big … Continue reading

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A Muse

One of my Christmas presents was the hare print above. I managed to find a frame for it, and at the weekend managed to get the print into the frame. I still need to get a length of cord on … Continue reading

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A Storm Is Coming

As I’ve mentioned here before, it’s not an uncommon sight to see flocks of seagulls camped out on the local playing field (see above). We’re forecast for a big storm today, and when I was walking the dogs yesterday there … Continue reading

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2016 In Pictures

A short slideshow looking back over last year. ​​

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Spring Cleaning

I know it’s a couple of months until Spring is officially with us but I spent a few moments yesterday afternoon checking on on our bird boxes and feeders in the garden. A bit of dusting here and there, a … Continue reading

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