Monthly Archives: August 2015

Spurn. 16th August 2015

Finally a trip out to one of my favorite birding spots, Spurn. We set off on a lovely sunny morning and arrived mid am at Spurn to find the car park behind the Blue Bell full and the overspill not … Continue reading

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Willington Gravel Pits 9th August 2015

Well, we mucked up today but eventually ended up at Willington Gravel Pits in Derbys. Now I have not been here for ages but the draw of a Wood Sandpiper lured us down the track to platform 1. Arriving the … Continue reading

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Turtle Dove, Notts. 2nd August 2015

Flippin’ heck, when I was a bit younger I used to visit a friend in Cambs and be woken up by Turtle Doves purring outside the bedroom window at an ungodly hour! On a bird race in Derbyshire we saw … Continue reading

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