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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Alfie Clancy

Alfie Clancy enjoying one of the first signs of Spring.

Monday, February 05, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018


Our family has recently been expanded by one; our work load by a factor of ten!

Welcome to Alfie Clancy Beesley, a ten week old, male, apricot coloured Cockapoo.

Friday, January 05, 2018

The Gambia

Long-tailed Glossy Starling

Banjul, The Gambia

November 2017
Click on this Link for more images from a Birding trip to The Gambia

Whooper Swans

Whooper Swans at Eldernell, Peterborough

Sunday, October 15, 2017


Stonechat, female & male

Long Meadow, Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Tuesday, September 19, 2017


Kingfisher, King's Dyke, Peterborough

Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler

We decided to go see this three Star Mega even though Birdquides was not operating correctly and therefore could not confirm whether it had survived the night ( what a time for a website breakdown!)

We were greeted by a good sunny day but with a very strong biting wind . Not ideal conditions to see a bird which under good weather spends most of its time remaining concealed low down in vegetation.

As expected, only flight views were had----one in nearly three hours!

The images below are library pictures which illustrate its key ID features.

This bird is trivially called PG Tips--based on its initials and one of its key features of having white tips to its tail feathers!

                                                 Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler, Burnham Overy Staithe.
                                                 A very rare Autumn vagrant which breeds in Mongolia

                      A surprise awaiting some of the Twitchers retuning from viewing PG Tips!!

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Black Stork

Black Stork, juvenile

Dunsby Fen, near Bourne, Lincs.

Courtesy of Bob Titman

Frampton Marshes

Sedge Warbler

Pectoral Sandpiper


Friday, July 14, 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017


First Winter male Bluethroat.

Willow Tree Fen NR

Friday, September 02, 2016


Further images of a recent trip to Brazil can be found by clicking on
"Pantanal, Brazil 2016" in the "INDEX of ADDITIONAL WEB PAGES " on the Right hand Side.

Friday, July 01, 2016

Tulip Tree

After 35 years our Tulip Tree has a profusion of Flowers.

What a wait!