Bobs Blog – With a camera like that

Last of the repeats for now and another of my favourite posts.......... With a camera like that you are bound to take excellent photos by Bob Brind-Surch, professional photographer and naturalist .  www.naturesphotos.co.uk I was recently reflecting on an attempt I made some years ago to photograph nesting great crested grebes. I was sitting by [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – A field in Martin village

A field in Martin Village words  by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ Summer colds are the worst. I can’t decide if it’s because the symptoms are more severe or if it’s the fact the suns shining, the weather’s warm and the outside is enticing you to go explore it. [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – New Forest Wildflowers

New Forest Wildflowers words  by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ The New Forest is a huge expanse, spanning approximately 219 square miles and containing a plentiful array of habitats. There’s broad leaf woodland, conifer plantations, heathland, scrub and even salt marsh so there’s a lot to cover and plenty [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – A Summer Challenge

A Summer Challenge words  by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ As you can probably imagine, I spend a lot of time outside. Whether that’s walking, exploring or just soaking in the sights, you can be certain to find me doing something outdoorsy. It’s great and I see so much; [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – A diminishing dawn chorus

A Diminishing Dawn Chorus words and picture by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ The tent was filled with a pre-dawn light. That cool blue that’s just light enough to encourage you to open your eyes. The type of light you usually miss when you’re asleep in your bed behind [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Travel update

Travel update words and picture by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ The eagle eyed amongst you might’ve noticed that all our recent blog posts have had a decidedly southern theme. They’re mainly based around the Chalke Valley, with a few forays a little bit further afield, but nothing major [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Wildlife , Culture

Wildlife , Culture words and picture by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ I talk a lot in my blogs about how wildlife is all around us, even in the most unexpected of places, from built up areas and everything in between. I bang on about it quite a lot [...]