Say hello to Oscar the Otter ( Lutra lutra ) The Otter is Britain’s largest member of the Weasel Family , leading an amphibious lifestyle in our rivers, lakes and […]
Here are a few images from today at the meadow hide……
Harvest Mouse Micromys minutus Most people think of the harvest mouse as the tiny red-brown animalclinging to a ripe ear of wheat, however you are just as likely to findthe […]
Saturday at the hide Don’t let the bright blue sky fool you , a snippet of the conversation between myself and Anne as we walk from the car towards the […]
Water babies take 2 Another day at the Meadow Hide and the paddling pool has been extremely popular today .
BULLFINCH Pyrrhula pyrrhula Length 16 cm Wingspan 28cm Weight 35 g Population 400,000 […]
New life Here is a short clip from the last night. The young vixen stealing the hedgehog food has a very good reason . Looking closely it looks like she […]
Wildlife Wednesday 30th March 2022 The other day I posted a blog welcoming the arrival of BST or British Summer Time . Today it feels like someone rewound the clock […]
The Goldcrest Here is a short clip filmed in the paddling pool at the meadow hide….
BST Here in the U.K. it is now the start of BST or British Summer Time , confusingly not the start of summer ( that doesn’t officially start until June […]
PHEASANT Phasianus colchicus Length 70-90 cm Wingspan 80-85 cm Weight 1.4 kg Population […]
Blakehill Farm Nature Reserve If you like o experience nature without the crowds then Blakehill Farm nature reserve could be just the place to visit . This former world War […]
Water With spring on the way it seems that it’s time to have a clean up, time for a bath…..
Fight night in the garden I don’t know if the recent warm weather has got our garden visitors a little hot under the collar or if the testosterone levels are […]
Wildlife Wednesday , 23rd March 2022 Wow , fantastic and very un-seasonal weather coupled with a bumper day of wildlife watching here at the hide today witnessed by my co-pilot […]
Things that go bump in the night Here is a short clip filmed last night in our garden. Obviously hogs don’t like sharing…… you might also like…….