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Birdsong at sunrise on St David's Day

My wife threw open our bedroom window to take a photo of the sunrise this morning, and let in the wonderful sound of the dawn chorus.   145 more words

Down Ampney

I Wish We Could Run Away

How do we define ‘LIFE’? A kiss of bliss or a wrathful gloominess! A gift of eternity or just a shackle to pinion the impeccant! Plainly, this debate has always been a hot potato for agile minds, because even the wittiest brains find it extremely difficult to reckon life incisively. 427 more words


Birding at la Plaine de Sorques

A short drive from the house where we stayed, on rue Renoult in the village of Bourron-Marlotte (near Fontainebleau, south of Paris), is the Plaine de Sorques… 615 more words

General Birding

Close harmony

My neighbour Gavin is visiting his grandchildren in California and sent me this picture of a soggy fence blown down by some typical Californian weather. 470 more words


Progress on three fronts

Today’s guest picture shows one of the few sunny moments of my siblings’ recent visit to The Netherlands.  My sister Mary took this picture in the evening in Haarlem. 562 more words


4th Feb 2015

It’s a beautiful day today, it’s clear and sunny. The temperature is around 2C. It’s 3pm.

About half an hour ago we added 2 new feeder to the feeding stand, one containing Nyger seed and one containing almonds. 152 more words

Carlisle and back and back again

No guest picture today so the hardy scaffolders who arrived to put up the scaffolding on the end wall in sub zero temperatures take pride of place. 608 more words