Tag Archives: Bullfinch


Over the past couple of years I’ve noticed an increase in the number of Bullfinches on my local patch. I’m not sure whether there are actually more or whether I just notice them more often because UK Bullfinch populations have … Continue reading

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BBOWT – Hitchcopse Pit

BBOWT’s Nature Reserve, Hitchcopse Pit, like Dry Sandford Pit was once a quarry. I visited Dry Sandford Pit in March and had planned to go back in the autumn but we ended up at Hitchcopse pit instead. https://appletonwildlifediary.wordpress.com/2017/03/10/bbowt-dry-sandford-pit/ Hitchcopse Pit … Continue reading

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Catching up around my local patch

The weekend was spent wandering around my local patch catching up with all the wildlife. The Roe deers were where they normally sit in the early afternoon, tucked away in behind the brambles. Near to where the deers were I … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 18

When I started this Advent Calendar I had a list of birds in my head that I regularly see, it was just a case of seeing them and taking a photo of them on that particular day. I didn’t expected … Continue reading

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