Monthly Archives: March 2011

Where’s Wall-y?

The forecast was for hazy sunshine, turning cloudy and then possibly rain.  That’s the sort of impression I had anyway from watching the news this morning.  ‘Well, if it’s all about to change I’d best make the most of what’s … Continue reading

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How to build a home in three days

The starlings have been busy.  It’s probably not too hard to guess what they’ve been doing, given that it’s now officially Spring (Whoop!), and it’s even been spring-like weather to go with it! If you guessed as nestbuilding (and I … Continue reading

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Mission: achieved!

I’ve been a bit of a man on a mission since my last post. My finishing sentence mentioned finding an adder, or words to that effect anyway.  Those words have been haunting me ever since!  Every day has been near … Continue reading

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One ladybird, two ladybirds, three….

I’ve started to take a keen interest in the local weather maps.  Those with the moving graphics where you can track the clouds, the rain and if you’re lucky, the sun.  Now that the temperatures have started to rise it … Continue reading

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Ouch! That’s gotta hurt!

The warmth of the sun drew me out of the office this week, and I spent a couple of lunchtimes walking around Upton Heath on the hunt for newly emerged reptiles.  Monday was still a bit chilly to be honest and it … Continue reading

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