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Salisbury Peregrines: Life's pretty good

Monday, 25 May 2020

All 4 chicks are now able to stand upright and walk a short way so their legs are getting stronger and their balance is improving... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: All WILL be revealed!

Sunday, 24 May 2020

The 4 Salisbury chicks were ringed on Friday 22 May... More...

Local Member's Picture

Sunday, 24 May 2020

A cracking shot of a bumble bee in the garden... More...

Covid 19 Unleashes a Hidden Talent

Thursday, 21 May 2020

There are more exotic ducks and more brightly coloured ducks and many rarer ducks, but for me our humble mallard outshines them all... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: Lock down broken!

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

When you just HAVE to go out and about!... More...

Ringing the Peregrines

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

We've heard that the Salisbury chicks will be ringed... More...

Salisbury peregrines: Update

Monday, 18 May 2020

The 4 chicks are now almost 3 weeks old and so large... More...

Phil's Blog - 11 May

Monday, 11 May 2020

Although feral pigeons are a regular choice on the menu, our peregrines have, over the years, displayed an eclectic palate and thus an obvious ability to chase down a wide variety of species... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: Life for the Salisbury chicks is one long round of feeding

Sunday, 10 May 2020

All 4 get fed with the largest getting massively huge bellies and crops... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: Things are changing in the nest tray!

Saturday, 9 May 2020

Let's remind ourselves that these 4 chicks hatched as follows - 29 April 08.15, 29 April 15.30, 30 April 08.30 and 2 May 07.00. So... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: Growing fast!

Friday, 8 May 2020

What are they like? Growing fast and well... More...

Garston Wood and International Dawn Chorus Day

Sunday, 3 May 2020

Sunday 3 May is International Dawn Chorus Day and would also have been our RSPB South Wilts Spring Open Day at Garston Wood... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: FOUR CHICKS!

Saturday, 2 May 2020

The peregrines have a full set of youngsters now... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: THREE CHICKS!

Friday, 1 May 2020

The 4th (last) egg may hatch any moment now... More...

International Dawn Chorus Day on 3 May

Friday, 1 May 2020

We may all be inside, but outside, nature's finest songsters are in full voice... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: TWO CHICKS!

Wednesday, 29 April 2020

And then there were two... More...

Salisbury Peregrines: FIRST CHICK!

Wednesday, 29 April 2020

The first chick is a bit earlier than we were expecting but the female did incubate the eggs a lot from the very first one so they may hatch over a day or several... More...

Phil's Blog - 27 April

Monday, 27 April 2020

The anticipation is building! On 22 March when the first egg was laid, I looked forward, flicking through diary pages in my head....maybe a chick on 30 April to coincide with the Cathedral's celebratory 800 year service? Unfortunately that will not now be the case, the service inevitably cancelled due to Covid restrictions, but maybe a Mayday chick? We'll see... More...

Ringing reveals a Goshawk reached a good age

Thursday, 23 April 2020

Within a few days BTO reported that it was a male, ringed as a nestling... More...

Bluebells... or are They?

Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Britain has up to half of the world's total bluebell population, which is relatively rare in the rest of the world... More...

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RSPB Arne Field Trip

Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Sitting proudly on the top of a gorse bush bright with yellow flowers, a Dartford warbler showed himself. Bold ruddy chestnut below and grey brown above with tail cocked proudly high, crest flicking and red eye glinting, he delighted the group... More...

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