Aire Valley - Fairburn Ings and St Aidan's

Aire Valley - Fairburn Ings and St Aidan's

Aire Valley - Fairburn Ings and St Aidan's
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Latest blog posts
  • Show the love: my low carbon commute

    I'm lucky enough to live 2.5 miles from my workplace, and I can walk there along National Cycle Route 66 – the Aire Valley Towpath . The first half mile is built up, and there's a noisy, smelly road to endure, but then I step away from the...
  • Stars of Fairburn Ings... George's watercolour inspiration

    Nature has always inspired creativity for me. From my first school poetry attempts describing seasonal changes, to university studies into natural plant dyes. I have always returned to wildlife for guidance and influence. In my growing connectivity to...
  • St Aidan's sightings - and hearings! Gael's visit

    The sun shone for my visit to St Aidan’s this week. The place just sparkled! I started my walk with a stroll along the Hillside. Great tits , blue tits and long tailed tits accompanied me as I crunched through the icy puddles, warming their voices...
  • Fairburn Ings Sightings - George & Darren (6th Feb)

    The days have dropped cold and misty again in winter’s last icy breath. The atmosphere around Fairburn Ings is serene but charged like the calm before a storm. The storm in this case being the hustle and bustle of upcoming spring. A visit to...
  • Poppy's First Big Garden Birdwatch

    Well Poppy’s first Big garden Birdwatch was a fun weekend, my little amateur bird watcher had a flurry of visitors. Although like most wildlife she sees now they were greeted with excitable woofs. Too ensure we got the most out of our weekend...
Latest photos
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Redpoll

Redpoll taken near Bob Dickens Hide on 22 Nov 2014
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Red Kite

Seen on walk from Ledsham to Ledston 18 January 2015
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Glossy Ibis in sunlight

Glossy Ibis. Taken at Fairburn Ings on 29th June 2014
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Blackbird

Taken at Lin Dike 6 April 2015
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Roe Deer at Lin Dike

Seen 7 February 2015
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Chiffchaff at Lin Dike

Taken at Lin Dike on 6 April 2015
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Red Legged Partridge

Seen on Newton Lane, Opposite New Flash on 18 March 2015
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Pink-footed Goose

Seen with two Greylag Geese in field on New Lane opposite main bay
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Bottoms up!!!!!!

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Meal on the go

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In flight meal

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Fast Food

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