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European Nightjar © Dan Lombard

Return Of The Goatsucker

  • Sun 2nd May, 2021

The story of one of our most enigmatic birds or the title of a horror sequel? Read on to find out which it is…

English Bluebells © Claire Bending

A Walk In The Woods

  • Thu 15th Apr, 2021

As this very welcome spring unfurls around us, one of the first places to really burst into life is our native woodlands.

…. and one nearby in the daytime © Mark Pearson

Birding In Bed (with A Little Help From YCN)...

  • Mon 12th Apr, 2021

It all began just over a year ago, at the end of March 2020, just as the first lockdown began, and the ground was metaphorically shuddering under our collective feet (is there a Richter scale for impending existentialist doom?).

Wood Anemone © Richard Baines

Ancient Discoveries

  • Mon 5th Apr, 2021

One of my favourite experiences on a nature walk is the thrill of discovering something special, something new which may have been missed by others. We don’t need to go far, often the best place to start looking is right where you are now!

Northern Goshawk (male) Berlin 2018 © Richard Baines

Hawks And Doves

  • Sat 6th Mar, 2021

The magic and mystery of certain birds stays with you throughout life. Northern Goshawk and European Turtle Dove are two species which are close to my heart.