Apr 212013

We regret to announce that Bob passed away on 8th April after a long illness. Bob was a longstanding member of the Group, an enthusiastic bird watcher who was happy to share his knowledge with others. He will be sadly missed. The funeral will be held on Friday 3rd May 12.15 at Eltham Crematorium with […]

 Posted by on 21 April 2013 at 8:16 pm
Apr 162013
A Birding Morning at Sevenoaks

As Sunday dawned warm and with the promise of sunshine, we decided that a trip to Sevenoaks Reserve would be a good idea. So we set off hoping that things may now be happening on the warbler front.  As we arrived, we were not disappointed! On opening the car door, we heard the descending song […]

 Posted by on 16 April 2013 at 4:42 pm
Apr 132013
Black Swan at Chalk, Gravesend

There has been high excitement here in Chalk village recently due to the appearance of a Black Swan on the flooded fields north of Lower Higham Rd.  These fields have been very wet for some weeks now and as a result have attracted all kinds of water birds. Hundreds of black-headed gulls, a lesser black-backed gull, herring […]

 Posted by on 13 April 2013 at 4:58 pm