Greylag Geese with babies

Saturday 30th. April On my way to visit family in Hastings I left home earlier than required and drove down to Pett Level. Although it was a Bank Holiday Weekend very few people about and those who were weren’t there for the birds. In fact I don’t know what they were there for, maybe the […]

Mistle Thrush with Worm

A blowy and overcast late April day but nice to walk around the fields at the end of the Lane. In just half a mile I have a stream, fields and a River to play around in, so it’s quite rare not to spot something flying about or creeping through the undergrowth. Today produced a […]

Whitethroat Bird UK

Conningbrook Lakes are now a part of Ashford Country Park, made up of four lakes they stretch out over a distance of about one mile. The main lake is to be used more for leisure purposes but ‘the Eco Lake’ is being kept very much more on the lines of a Nature Reserve with much […]

Firecrest at Dungeness

5th.April 2016 I’d been told that if you’re looking for birds at Dungeness, always go to the Old Lighthouse Garden close to beach. Today I did just that and caught a Redstart, Continental Tit and some Firecrests, all firsts for me. Firecrest Unless it’;s a hot summer’s day during the School Holidays, parking is quite […]