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Millington Wood under the trees © Margaret Boyd

Millington Wood – Taking You Back Into Ancient Woodland.

  • Fri 17th Jan, 2020

Millington Wood is one of the richest botanical woodlands in East Yorkshire and can be found tucked away in Lily Dale; a typical dry valley of the Yorkshire Wolds.

Redwing in York 2020 © Richard Baines

Redwings And Waxwings

  • Thu 2nd Jan, 2020

There is something really magical about finding a beautiful songbird eating the berries in your holly tree knowing this bird has recently flown over a thousand miles to visit your garden.

Kirkholme Point and Swan Island © Richard Baines

Yorkshire's Largest Freshwater Lake - Hornsea Mere

  • Mon 23rd Dec, 2019

Hornsea mere, situated just on the western edge of the popular seaside resort of Hornsea on the east coast is privately owned by the Wassand estate and is Yorkshire’s largest freshwater lake.

Sleeping Beauties

Sleeping Beauties

  • Mon 9th Dec, 2019

A dark evening during November in Scarborough Cricket Club’s function room was the last place I expected to see a butterfly! As I set up my projector to deliver a talk on the Wildlife of the North York Moors National Park a small tortoiseshell flew around my head.

Avocet at North Cave © Maurice Dowson

North Cave Gravel Pits - On The Way Home

  • Thu 28th Nov, 2019

Located just outside the village of North Cave and only a couple of miles from the M62, North Cave wetlands reserve is an ideal stop off point.