Tag Archives: Bill Oddie

Whimbreldon

Although, I always come across as someone who is educated, unflappable and a mine of useful information (Ha!), there are times when this probably couldn’t be further from the truth.  Take the following as cases in point: –   Exhibit … Continue reading

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Blackcap Down

Disaster struck this week…  I had a bit of a mishap whilst yomping through some heavy undergrowth in search of a better angle to photograph a Linnet.  Not only did I get savaged by brambles, but it seems that I … Continue reading

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The Pelican Grief

I was standing at the end of Northwood Avenue in Knaphill and happened to glance skywards.  I was shocked to see what looked like the silhouette of a Pelican passing by the low-hanging sun.  Oh my goodness, a bloody Pelican!  … Continue reading

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Close Encounters of the Bird Kind

2014 will be the Chinese Year of the Horse, the Year of the Brain in Europe and the Year of Homecoming in Scotland.  For me, however, 2014 will be the Year of Birds. If I’m honest, 2013 was a bit … Continue reading

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