Jan 292012
 
Lee Valley Trip Report

Although the journey to Lee Valley was foggy, it soon cleared leaving the day calm but cold.  Before we set off Jeff gave a quick impromptu presentation of ‘long service’ awards – to Sue and Ian Griffin, Irene Robson and Maria Yetman for volunteering activities for the group. First stop was the bittern hide – […]

Nov 232011
 
Dungeness

Dungeness rarely disappoints and today as we arrived to warm sunshine – a delight after the grey skies of the last few days – the prospect of a few new birds raised our spirits.   (sorry, Malcolm, getting far too poetical!). At the first hide we saw the usual collection of birds, including snipe, cormorant, pochard, teal, wigeon, shoveler, herring gull, […]