"Operation Yellowhammer".

August 28, 2019 - You'll remember the Whitehall dossier which was written a year ago and leaked a couple of weeks ago - detailing warnings...
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"The octopus in my house". Sublime television.

August 23, 2019 - Look... we all LOVE wildlife programmes on TV don't we.... and sublimely-shot natural history programmes are almost expe...
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Swifts - It's not just the hope that hurts... it really IS the despair too.

August 21, 2019 - After last season, I was really hoping that 2019 would finally bring back my favourite bird of all to actually NEST with...
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Bird Photographer Of The Year 2019

August 19, 2019 - A quick post this morning - and a nice, upbeat post... before I drag you through the pits of despair later in the week I...
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What I did with (the rest of) my summer holidays.

August 19, 2019 - We didn't go away this year, but instead took two weeks of day trips to places less than an hour and a bit away (or so)...
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The Hawk Conservancy

August 15, 2019 - Yesterday, I took my wife and two boys to a place I've been visiting every few years for the past thirty-five years... T...
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I see grayling.

August 14, 2019 - We (me, my wife and two boys) took a wee walk through Swinley Forest and Caesar's camp t'other day, as the heathers (bel...
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BBC1

August 07, 2019 - The more zoologically-knowledgeable among you will know my photo below is of a Broad Bodied Chaser. (Just the one). Spo...
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What I did (so far) on my summer holidays...

August 06, 2019 - Due to the fact that we have a 6+ month old baby in tow as well as a six year old and three cats to look after at home,...
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Puttock augmentation. Today marks the 30 year anniversary.

August 01, 2019 - I first blogged about thi s in April. But today EXACTLY marks the day, thirty years ago now, on 1st August 1989, when f...
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