Tag Archives: birds

Is it spring yet?

Have you noticed that the days are getting slowly but steadily longer? Have you managed to drag yourself out of the house into the muddy, windswept and bitterly cold outdoors long enough to spot the first signs of life such … Continue reading

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More Jubilee Trees To Be Planted This Saturday – 1st December

  Due to the recent hard frosts this event will be re-arranged for a future date/time. We are very pleased to say that Darren Shepherd has been given 400 more native trees from the Woodland Trust to boost the planting … Continue reading

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Bird Watch – Wonderful Warbling by Darren Shepherd

Well, I’m back from my foreign travels (well, Brighton actually) and it seems I’ve been followed !! With the window open this morning, I awoke to the wonderful sound of the “chiffchaff” (phylloscopus collybita),  a delightful little warbler that spends … Continue reading

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The Birds, the Bees and Our Jubilee Trees – Darren Shepherd

A great day yesterday, planting out our new trees, to create a field edge scrubland habitat for the birds and wildlife of Parkinson’s Park.  All the trees we planted are native British trees which provide food and shelter for our … Continue reading

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Bird Watching in the Park

Darren Shepherd of Nethercliffe Road, is a keen ornithologist, and has left this fascinating comment on the ecology page, which deserves greater prominence. “I would like to add a few more birds to the list of those seen in the … Continue reading

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