Monthly Archives: December 2011

31st December 2011 – Desert Delight!

Some time ago a 1st winter male Desert Wheatear was discovered at Newbiggin-by-the-Sea in Northumberland, but it wasn’t until today that I finally got round to taking a look. After parking up by the church we made our way north along the … Continue reading

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2nd December 2011 – Disappearing Swans…

I’m not a big fan of winter birding I’m afraid, cold, dark short days just don’t do it for me. However Col had found 2 Bewick’s Swans amongst 300 Whoopers tuther day and I’ve only seen this species in Cumbria … Continue reading

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