Jan 262013
 
A Winter Birdwatching Week

The recent cold weather and snow has meant that my teaching jobs at Rainham this week, have been postponed.   After all, trying to convince students that the ‘outside’ is wonderful, when you’re a step away from hypothermia yourself, can be an uphill task!   So most of this week, it’s been homework and housework […]

Dec 152011
 

For those of you who joined our recent coach trip to WWT Welney, the BTO’s report of an influx of cranes may be of interest, Crane influx An exceptional number of Cranes arrived in Britain and Ireland last month. A flock of 15 in Cork, Ireland on 12th November increased to 33 by 19th, 27 were […]

Mar 102011
 
Be careful what you wish for Jeff!

Those of you who attend our regular meetings will know that Jeff has asked for contributions to the website, so here goes. I regularly walk with friends on a Wednesday, and yesterday was a superb example of what you can see just by being in the right place at the right time.   We had decided […]