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Wilde About Birds!
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Hen Harrier Day Parkgate 2018
Due to various family commitments and other variables affecting my Summer off, this year I was only able to attend one Hen Harrier Day (but what a fantastic one it was). I was joined the night before by Mark and Rosemary Avery to rest up after a long drive ...
Hen Harrier Day Parkgate 2018
Hen Harrier Day Parkgate 2018
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Countryfile Live
Saturday the 4th of August saw me attending the annual Countryfile Live fair, which this year took place at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire. I had been invited to attend by the National Trust.   Due to GCSE exams it has been difficult to get involved in anyt...
Countryfile Live
Countryfile Live
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#Inglorious12th Thunderclap Update
My last blog post was to launch the 2018 #Inglorious12th Thunderclap.  As a reminder, the Thunderclap is calling for an end to the "illegal' persecution of uplands wildlife, something that everyone should want to see happen. Currently this year's Thundercla...
#Inglorious12th Thunderclap Update
#Inglorious12th Thunderclap Update
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#Inglorious12th - Time to Speak Out Again
It's that time of year again. The run up to what is more and more becoming known as the Inglorious 12th. On 12th August, the uplands will echo with the sound of gunshots as the grouse shooting season starts.  Thousands of Red Grouse will be shot for sport, ...
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Gone Too Soon
Everything seemed that bit duller the day the news broke. The sun still shone, but it didn’t seem as bright. The birds were still singing, but their song didn’t inspire me as it usually does. Sometimes you hear a piece of news that stops you in your tracks...
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BTO's Heronries Census - 90th Year of the Survey
Yesterday I had a break from revision and, after a morning of ringing, took part in the BTO's Heronries Census for the fifth consecutive year. I have been counting the apparently occupied nests at the same site in Cheshire since April 2014 .  There is actua...
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Why So Quiet!
It has been far too long since I posted a blog on here, but this was always going to be a difficult time to keep it going as I am in the middle of revising for my GCSEs. I have still found time to do some writing for other blogs though, so I thought I would...
Why So Quiet!
Why So Quiet!
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Open Letter to Christopher Hope at The Telegraph
Dear Mr Hope, I was alarmed to read one of your recent articles in the Telegraph, with an even more alarming headline; Theresa May's new 10 Downing Street environmental adviser accused of plotting 'war' on field sports There are several reasons for writing ...
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