Tag Archives: wild birds

Do all birds like birdseed?

I’ve been watching the birds in our garden which I am glad to say are quite plentiful now that we have the feeders up and a dish containing water for them. I noticed a dove the other day which was … Continue reading

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Just Passing Through

Walking down to check on the boat yesterday, it was like being somewhere else. The view was totally different as the water level was so high, the gantry was at a gentle slope rather than a steep incline, making it … Continue reading

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A bit of Titevasion

I picked my spot carefully, then armed with pad and pencil, made a note of the time and settled down to wait. Nothing for five minutes. Then a gang of common gulls dive bombed the marina and I was ‘off’. … Continue reading

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