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Spring and Winter Birds in our Garden

The weather today continued to be “interesting” for late March. Overnight temperatures of-2C or -3C meant that the snow that fell on Friday and Saturday has not melted much. The biting easterly wind meant that there was no point in … Continue reading

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Birds in the Garden

Well, over the last couple of days, the weather has improved here. Whilst its still cold overnight (down to -0.2C in the polytunnel), the days have become bright and sunny. The birds around our garden have decided that spring must … Continue reading

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A Day in the Garden: Flowers and Birds

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Today was the first day this year that we’ve really spent some time working in the garden. Basically we started sweeping up leaves, trimming down plants and generally clearing up after the damage that the winter has done. I must … Continue reading

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Goldfinch

I can’t say I was expecting to make a post today, I assumed that because this weekend is the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch, the weather would be bad and their wouldn’t be many birds to see. However, the opposite has … Continue reading

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