The use of the last day’s annual leave on a Friday tied in with my wife working over the weekend plus a weekend weather outlook that looked really good worked out well for a 3-day tour of Lincolnshire in my … Continue reading 3 DAY LINCS TOUR – DAY 1
Met up on a cold and frosty but nice and sunny Sunday morning with Dave Roberts at the Marston STW car park. First point of debate for us was when Dave asked me if I had seen the 6 Grey … Continue reading FROSTY MARSTON
I’m lucky enough to be working deep in the heart of Northants Kite country, on farmland that hosts around 20 pairs of Kites. We regularly have 10 + kites in the treetops around us. I’ve usually got my camera set … Continue reading Kite Tastic….
Using one of my last 2 days annual leave on a fresh, cold but sunny morning turned into a good idea. I first hit the Stainby area to see what was about mainly hoping to see Red Kite. I have not … Continue reading Stainby & Marston
Had the chance to have couple of days away in the motorhome and decided to head to Freiston Shore then Frampton Marsh on the Saturday before moving onto the overnight stay in Hunstanton, Norfolk for a few hours walking the … Continue reading Lincs & Norfolk
Last weekend I sneaked off for a birding weekend in my motorhome, first day I called into two great lincolnshire RSPB reserves, Freiston Shore and then Frampton Marsh; the second day was in Hunstanton with the aim of spending a few hours … Continue reading Purple Sandpiper
A few pictures and videos from a few weeks on site at Gib this autumn. Massive thanks to Kev Wilson for the invitation. Nice view out from the volunteers caravan at Sykes Farm! Wheatear Whinchat Stonechat Redstart Spotted Flycatcher Brambling … Continue reading Gib Point, early autumn bits.
I saw on Twitter that Dave R had seen a couple of Whinchat at Marston so off I went for a look today, not been for a while so the visit was long overdue. I had over an hour looking … Continue reading Marston 2 visits in one day!
Once again have been lucky enough to get to Thailand for our annual holiday. This time for 3 nights in Bangkok followed by 8 in Hua Hin which is a 3-hour drive south of the Thai capital. I am always keen … Continue reading Thailand calling!
Mon 24th. It kicked off on Monday afternoon, when news came through of a black stork at Dunsby fen. Arriving about five, I had just missed it, it had flown off from its favourite spot. There were plenty of birders … Continue reading Not a bad week in Lincs.