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Children birdwatching

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Celebrate International Dawn Chorus day with the RSPB on Sunday 6 May with an early morning guided walk around the beautiful Churnet Valley and Bellpit Meadows. Enjoy the sounds of nature in harmony with the rising sun. Early risers will be treated to one of Britain's greatest and most celebrated wildlife experiences - the magical dawn chorus. More...

Starling perched on wall

Saturday, 7 April 2018

The results of this year's Big Garden Birdwatch for Engand have just been published. There are no surprises with the usual suspects appearing again. More...

Sunday, 1 April 2018

Click on the link for the April offering........... More...

Adult male siskin on feeder

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Feeding your birds can help them through difficult spells, such as very cold or wet weather, or periods of drought. It's also a good way to bring them closer to home so that you can enjoy therm. Feeding the birds in your garden is easy to do and great fun, so if you don't already do so try it. More...

Christmas 2017 Ouzel

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Another marvelous effort from Alan in putting together the December 2017 issue of 'The Ouzel', which he has had to fit in between his many other commitments. More...

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Birdwatching Trip to RSPB Blacktoft Sands

Sunday, 25 March 2018

It was definitely Spring, as the clocks had gone forward in the early hours of the morning. Although cool, the sky was clear and promised a good days birding. Once more numbers were high with 40 members setting off for a day in South Yorkshire. Breakfast was taken at Tibshelf Services and arrival at the reserve timed at 10.45am. More...

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