Feb 122014
 
Rain, Rain Go Away . . . . Oh how I wish!

I nearly stayed in bed this morning, but that would have been defeatist, so off I went with my binoculars and wet weather gear to find some birds. First stop was Chatham docks – shag and long-tailed duck have been found there in previous years, so there is always a chance of something other than […]

Aug 092012
 
Oare

A dozen of us met in the car park at Oare for this Saturday morning walk.   High tide was due at around 3 pm, and we know from experience that this means that the mud on the Swale will be covered by 1 pm, so we opted to start off on the seawall. A […]

Apr 172012
 
Riverside Country Park

  Today was the first of Malcolm and Sally’s Tuesday walks for the year and our venue was Riverside Country Park in Gillingham. As the weather forecast was rather wet (who said that the rains would come once the hosepipe ban came into effect?) it wasn’t too surprising that a select group of six turned up.   Still as […]