Blue Tit looking out of Bird Box

The second part of May continued to be good for wildlife down the Lane and the fields below; the House Sparrows nesting above the back door fledged and no sooner had they and a second lot started ! Also fledged were the Blue Tits in the Box at the top of the Garden and all […]


Beside going to Skomer to see the birds and other wildlife, visiting at this time of the year affords you a glorious array of Bluebells. Those who may have thought these flowers are for woodland only – you are mistaken, a huge carpet covers much of the Island. The one thing that often surpises us […]

Swallow flying

Swallows I was lucky enough to find a campsite just a mile from the coast, space for 80 Campers and Caravans, but I was only one of four people staying there. In true anti-social fashion I found a spot the furthest away from anyone else and enjoyable the peace and smell of the Farm no […]

Puffins at the Wick on Skomer

Pembrokeshire 9th. May The main reason for me having a few days on the Pembrokeshire coast was to pop over to Skomer to view the Puffins. I’d seen thembefore on the north coast of Scotland but it was a foul weather day and I couldn’t get to within about 400 meters of them. Getting to […]