Jan 272017
 
Grey Wagtail

Just in time for Big Garden Birdwatch! Grey Wagtail in my neighbour’s garden, enjoying the water cascade by the Pond. This reminds me how much our birds need running water and bird baths in this cold weather. Make sure you provide them with water as well as food, then sit back and see how many species […]

Jan 162017
 
Waxwings in Northfleet

The cold weather had brought more waxwings to our area. These birds were seen near Coldharbour Road in Northfleet on Monday! Thanks to Julie for the photographs. Malcolm

 Posted by on 16 January 2017 at 9:38 pm
Jan 162017
 
Group Trip to Elmley NNR

We arrive in lovely sunshine, surprised at the lack of snow on the island. Sheep grazing along the approach road with the usual carrion crow, starling, lapwing & wigeon but in smaller numbers than usual. Lots of frozen water – a marsh harrier sending the birds up and grey heron hunkered down in the distance, […]

 Posted by on 16 January 2017 at 9:24 pm
Jan 122017
 

Tonight ‘s meeting is cancelled due to the weather conditions. I apologise for any inconvenience caused. we will rearrange this talk for a future date regards Paul Yetman   Group leader

 Posted by on 12 January 2017 at 7:22 pm
Jan 022017
 
Shellness on New Years Day

It was the first day of 2017 and our first group trip out. Fourteen of us met at the sea wall at Leysdown on a somewhat cloudy but mild morning. We were all wrapped up just in case it was cold, wet (rain had been forecast for later) and windy but in fact it was […]

 Posted by on 2 January 2017 at 8:10 pm