Cliffs, Paths, Communities; Garden Visitors Meet a Sticky End; Gifts and Greetings.


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Just over a week ago, I had the chance to join my brother-in-law on the last day of his ‘holiday’ walking the Pembrokeshire coastal path. Having completed Land’s End to John O’Groats in 2011 in a continuous walk, I was … Continue reading

Kingdom United? Taller When Prone; Bat on My Hat; Meandering Jet Streams; Serenading Swallows


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The day began well with a pristine Green silver-lines moth, Pseudoips prasinana, resting up on the barn door. I’ve only ever seen this moth 3 or 4 times before, so when we had a phone call a couple of hours … Continue reading

One Man’s Trash; Nine Wild Plants; and Weather.


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“Dewi‘‘ the cuckoo should have stayed in Cameroon. After getting a mention in my last blog for making it back to the UK ahead of the 5 tagged birds from East Anglia on April 16th, Dewi wasn’t heard again until … Continue reading

Paths and Yards, Clouds, Silhouettes, and Foxes


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At last after a fairly ordinary, cool and damp June, a recent sunny spell has seen the temperatures rise and allowed me to catch up on some routine garden maintenance. We’re lucky to have a lot of level changes in … Continue reading