22nd May- Pat’s Pool to Walsey Hills (and Back)

Having just recovered from a long & torturous away cricket match the previous day, I made another trip to an old favourite, Cley Marshes. Straight off the bat (excuse the pun), a Bullfinch flew over the visitor centre carpark. Having recorded it on the board, I stepped out onto the path walking towards the hides. … More 22nd May- Pat’s Pool to Walsey Hills (and Back)

Combatting the ‘Urban Misconception’

I have just returned from a school-run Geography trip to East London, examining urbanisation & regeneration in the area, particularly focusing on Stratford, Canary Wharf & Woolwich. Whilst I was there, I managed to squeeze in some birding. Although London isn’t a particularly birdy area, I accumulated a fair species total. Having made an early … More Combatting the ‘Urban Misconception’