Tag Archives: fieldfare

Busy garden during the cold weather

With the past few weeks of very cold weather the garden has become quite busy with animals looking for food and water. Most birds and small mammals live very close to the edge during the winter months and a few … Continue reading

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Sub Zero

With the ‘Beast from the East’ in full swing, and temperatures hitting well below 0, the garden is packed with birds looking for shelter and a easy meal. Looking out over the garden I can see 5 robins forgetting to … Continue reading

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A Barn owl and Storm Doris

Last week I noticed a Barn Owl hunting up and down my neighbours garden. It has been a year or so since we’ve had a Barn owl so close to the house, although the Tawny owls often sit in the … Continue reading

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Fieldfares and Redwings

As Autumn turns slowly in to Winter the number of birds along the mile long road leading out of my village increases. This country road is lined both sides by traditional hedging. Hawthorn trees towering high, ladened with dark red … Continue reading

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Between Christmas and New Year

Up until Storm Frank hit today, the weather in Oxfordshire has been unseasonably warm and sunny. Walking around my local patch has been more comfortable without a coat. Bumblebees and wasps have been regularly spotted on plants that shouldn’t be … Continue reading

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What’s in the garden?

I’ve not been up to much this week, so most of my photographs are from the garden. The Goldfinches are back visiting the feeders and since we have been putting out more seeds the Sparrows have returned. After a slow … Continue reading

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