Apr 262012
 
The Wettest Day of the Year

Great, the wettest day of the year so far and it chooses to be a Wednesday, so yet another soaking on the cards.   In view of the forecast we decided to go to Sevenoaks KWT reserve this week, plenty of natural cover to provide shelter and the luxury of hides, tea and toilets, what more […]

Nov 162011
 
Oare

Those of you who have walked with Malcolm, will understand today’s dilemma.   There were two women out on the loose, Irene and myself being the only two remaining members of our Wednesday walkers – but we managed our identifications without assistance [sorry to disappoint you Malcolm!] We decided on Oare as it always produces a good number […]

Sep 162011
 
Sally's Birthday Treat

Some of you will be aware that it was Sally’s birthday earlier this week and being the devoted husband he is Malcolm arranged for her to go out birdwatching with a few friends – it was that or the ballet. We originally intended to go to Conyer, but as the weather was rather grey, wet […]

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Apr 272011
 
If it's Wednesday it must be  . . . .

me again! Today we sampled the delights of Brooklands Lake near Snodland first thing this morning where we saw blackcap, whitethroat and heard chiffchaff and sedge warbler.   As we did a gentle lap of the lake there were sand and house martins and swallows flying overhead.   Despite our best efforts we were not able to find the common […]