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Newport Pagnell Town 0-2 Yaxley

Newport Pagnell Town 0-2 Yaxley
Chroma Sport United Counties League, Premier Division
Saturday 18th March 2017
Kick off 15:00
Willen Road, Newport Pagnell
Attendance: 99… 566 more words

Football

'Irish Superstitions'

It can definitely be argued that superstitions are intrinsically tied in with traditional folklore, and with a culture as steeped in customs and fables as Ireland’s, it’s no surprise that there are more than a handful of superstitions unique to the country and its people. 719 more words

Ireland

Channel-billed Cuckoo

How funny that I had been seeing blog posts by other people about the arrival of this bird in Spring here in Australia, thinking at the time that I had never seen one … and then they turn up at my place!! 433 more words

Australia

Cuckoo

It is the Cambridge Festival of Ideas once again, and this week I will be highlighting five events which can be picked up by the keen thinkers amongst us.  400 more words

What's On In Cambridge

Went out for a ride

Deadbeat  avian  flew

The cuckoo is a curious bird

Not curious like a cat

Rather

It behaves in a very curious manner

Perhaps I should have said peculiar… 124 more words

Poetry

New BTO cuckoo research and what it might mean for Dartmoor

The British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) has just published a paper in Nature Communications entitled “Population decline is linked to migration route in the Common Cuckoo”. 909 more words