This Week…May 11th

This Week…May 11th

The 4 baby great tits are still growing and have feathers and their eyes are open. They are also very noisy! I still fear for one of the babies as the other three literally sit on top of it and prevent it eating. The mother bird was not in the next last night – I am...

This Week…March 5th

Wildlife Garden – Disaster strikes. My worries about the Kestrel have been confirmed – yesterday afternoon a Kestrel zoomed around the house, flew into the window and landed on the path. It flew off after a few seconds with a small bird in its claws. My only...

Wildlife in the Garden – 28th February

Quite an odd week. Our Great Tit is still lodging in the birdbox which is good. Sadly I found a dead chaffinch on the path on Monday. It was unmarked so I wondered what had happened to it, and then on Tuesday I was looking out at the birdfeeder by the house when...

Wildlife in the Garden…14th February

Great excitement here this week! The camera birdbox which Paul had for Christmas has now got it’s own resident Great Tit in situ. He has come every night since Tuesday and fluffs up his feathers to look like a little furry ball. I worry that he won’t be...

Wildlife Update…

The field opposite us it very intensively worked and the grass surface is often scarified; so no surprise to see lots of birds feeding there. There are large flocks of Fieldfares and what looks like Starlings (I don’t think they are Redwings) there at the moment,...