Monthly Archive: August, 2012

Half an hour of Hub….

Having spent most of the day working at my PC, I ‘escaped’ at the end of the day, into to my hub, with my camera. I have a number of feeders that I… Continue reading

Unexpected Morning Visitor

When I checked my cameras this morning, I was surprised to see a hedgehog sleeping in the hedgehog feeding box! Yesterday some twitter followers said there was a hedgehog in my box at… Continue reading

Georgina’s Owls

A couple of weeks ago, I received an email from the Staffs Barn Owl Trust, who I have been involved with over the last year. They asked if they could pass my details… Continue reading

My Hub gets lights!

My hub is gradually taking shape, as I begin to organise all my wildlife foods, feeders and general paraphernalia inside! One thing that I have really wanted are some lights, especially as it is getting… Continue reading

The joy of discovering something new….. mating slugs & a horntail!

I spend many hours in my garden and today I saw two things that I have never seen before! Whilst tidying up one bed this morning, I noticed these two slugs….. they were… Continue reading

A great weekend at BirdFair 2012

A successful BirdFair over , I have finally got around to sitting down, uploading some photos and getting down in my blog a little more about the BirdFair experience! I have built a… Continue reading

1st Day at Bird Fair

Just got back after a great first day at BirdFair. I arrived in Rutland early afternoon to beautiful weather… the rain had come the previous day, meaning the ground was rather damp in places,… Continue reading

Off to BirdFair!

Tomorrow, I will be heading up to Rutland, in Leicestershire, to take part in BirdFair 2012. I will be on the JJ Vickers stand in the Optics Marquee for anyone who is thinking… Continue reading

Megachile Leaf Cutter Bee takes up residence!

I have been checking my bee hotel regularly for new residents and I was delighted today to spot a new bee coming out of one of the holes. The chamber was just about… Continue reading

A new waterhole….. ‘Fern Pool’…..

Since I have put the hub up, I have been trying to create areas for photography. I wanted to create an area that birds would come to, to drink and bathe and that… Continue reading