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Lockdown Nature Notes 6

Despite the cooler, greyer and, sometimes, wetter weather of last week, spring marched on. Subtle changes are being made to the overall picture – Cow Parsley has come to the fore and is frothing generously along many roadsides, Ox-eye Daisies have started to appear…

Lockdown Nature Notes 5

Aren’t we lucky! What a joy it was to be out in the sunshine last week, albeit nearer to home than we might otherwise have chosen. Hang on to that memory during this coming week which promises to be cooler and wetter and not…

Ambling in the time of Corona

Exploring Elstead I walk the dog early each morning and was getting bored with the same old walk around the village so I thought I would try something different. 

Computer Backup – A Salutary Lesson

You are backing up your computer, aren’t you?   Photos, special and valuable documents, etc? You have more than one copy of anything really important? We have my daughter living with us during lock-down and yesterday her external backup drive fell from the bed onto…

Ambling – February 2020 – Hankley Common (South)

Ten people joined me for this walk on a blustery and cold morning; at least it wasn’t raining for a change. This is the third different walk on Hankley common and this one took in the south side. In this area, it’s impossible to…

Nature Notes 4

With a change to slightly cooler weather, I thought that maybe the onrush of spring would slow down a bit. Wrong. The headlong dash has continued unabated. It never ceases to amaze me just how quickly the flowers of the Horse Chestnuts follow the…

Lockdown Nature Notes 3

Despite us not being able to see much of it, spring is still springing. This is the painting-by-numbers time of year when every day colours in just a little bit more green until suddenly the picture is complete. Someone once talked about the number…

Lockdown Nature Notes 2

Spring is certainly getting on with it. Loads of Chiffchaffs and Blackcaps have arrived, Swallows have been sighted and a Cuckoo was recorded in East Sussex last week. If they haven’t already arrived, Willow Warblers and Redstarts should be here soon. There is no…