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Resident Magpie?

We’ve had what seems to be a resident magpie in the garden for a few weeks now. When I say resident, he doesn’t seem to go very far afield and if he’s not on the bird feeders, then he’s normally … Continue reading

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Neither Black or Pink

Last year we had both black and pink Hollyhock in our garden. This year we have neither but we do have the red one pictured above. I can only assume that it is a hybrid of the two former colours.

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Second Blog Post For Regatta

My second gardening / allotment blog for Regatta is now live on their website. You can read it here.

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Robin Update

The Robin in our garden is still faithfully sitting on her eggs. Having done a bit of online research I now know that it is the female that sits on the eggs alone, and it takes 13 days for them … Continue reading

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Robins

  I seem to have been visited a lot by Robins this year so far. There is an ever present Robin, whenever I’m weeding on the allotment [I don’t to be honest know if it’s the same bird, or there are … Continue reading

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Weekend Round-Up

We’ve been having a few issues with our broadband connection, which has meant limited internet time and speed, so although I was going to try and upload a video this weekend, I’ve not been able to. I will however try … Continue reading

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Watching The Birdie

 I’ve always kept a bird list. Birds I’ve seen etc. Since we moved to our current home I’ve kept an exclusive list for the property. The rules are simple, only birds that I’ve seen on or from the property … Continue reading

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