This week my friends and I were off to St Mary’s Jeff’s account of the meeting we had missed on Sunday spurred us on to take a visit. On the way down the A2 it didn’t seem like a very good idea as the rain poured down and the spray from lorries made driving rather […]
Sunday 28 October,weather forecast not promising – heavy rain and a cold wind off the sea. Most of the regular people I knew of weren’t going for various reasons so I said to Wendy we had better go, no one will turn up , we can have a cup of tea and come home. […]
I’ve just spent two days at Millbrook Garden Centre with Malcolm and Sally. It was freezing cold, grey and rather damp on occasions, but we had a great time showing birds to members of the public and making bird food with some of the younger visitors. We also had the excitement of the most […]
Somehow not quite so romantic a title as “Gorillas in the Mist” but you have to pick your venues, and ours this week was the Isle of Grain in the autumnal mist of Kent. Before we had even got out of the car Sally had spotted a bird on a nearby roof – it was […]
It seems as if everything you read about birds at this time of year is concentrating on “Viz Mig” a rather lazy way of saying visible migration of birds. We decided that this Wednesday we would try for some migration sightings of our own and headed for the Isle of Thanet. We started out […]
We have been invited to submit a team for the Sevenoaks RSPB group’s quiz in November: Sevenoaks RSPB Group Quiz Night Advert 2012 If you are interested in joining in, please let us know in a comment below – if there is enough interest, we may be able to submit a team.
Alright, it wasn’t his birthday on Sunday, but we were still keen to try to see as many species as Jeff’s years during our trip to Cliffe this weekend. We were about 15 species short in the end, but it was fun trying. A dozen of us met at Cliffe car park in Salt […]