30dayswild day 18- a new visitor to the garden and an evening on Chobham Common

Phil (my husband) was working from home again today, and while hanging out the washing at lunchtime, noticed something land in our plum tree out of the corner of his eye. Backing into the house so as not to startle the visitor, he was delighted to see that it was a great tit sitting in …

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30 days wild day 7- water voles and beautiful birds at WWT Arundel

Today was my only fully work free day this week, so we decided to have a wild day out. We’ve been members of the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust before and have visited their fantastic reserves at Slimbridge and Barnes. I’ve wanted to visit the Arundel reserve for a long while, and the 30 days wild …

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Sunday with a difference- Wonderful Owls at the English School of Falconry

Something a bit different for the weekend…. On a recent Sunday we headed to Bedfordshire to spend a weekend at the English School of Falconry taking part in an Owl Experience. We arrived in time to walk round and see the wide selection of Birds of Prey in the aviaries. These are birds that are …

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