Oct 242012
Birding in the mist

Somehow not quite so romantic a title as “Gorillas in the Mist” but you have to pick your venues, and ours this week was the Isle of Grain in the autumnal mist of Kent. Before we had even got out of the car Sally had spotted a bird on a nearby roof – it was […]

Sep 042011
Allhallows - Jeff leads and we end up in the PUB!

Led by Jeff a dozen of us met near the British Pilot Pub at Allhallows.   We took the usual footpath from the car park towards the sea wall, through the kissing gate and onto the marsh grazing.    House sparrows, starling, linnet and magpie were our first sightings, and as we watched the group of linnet in a […]