Hold the front page?

What do various website’s home pages say about the climate strike? Here are four websites where the message is prominent and positive; And here are some websites where one might have expected some mention of the climate strike but there isn’t… Likes(28)Dislikes(2)

Tick tock

Find your nearest strike here I’ll be heading in to Northampton on the bus. I doubt that the crowd will be quite as big as that pictured above but we’ll see… Climate StrikeStart: Friday, September 20, 2019 12:00 PM BBC Radio Northampton BBC Radio Northampton, Abington St, NN1 2BH Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 2BH There’s a…

The RSPB cohort

I was listening to Today this morning to hear John Humphrys’s last programme (and rather moving it was too) and so i caught an interview between JH and the new Woodland Trust CEO, my former colleague Darren Moorcroft. Congratulations to Darren – I wish him every success. But it got me thinking about all the…

I’m thinking of doing this next year

This year I’ve been recording birds in/from my east Northants garden with a bit more effort and structure than usual. And it’s been a pretty good summer so sitting in the garden has been a frequent pleasure – and for a birder it’s impossible not to listen and look for birds continually. It was pointed…

Good report on a bad state of affairs

The lack of birds of prey, due to high levels of illegal persecution, in many upland so-called protected areas (AONBs and National Parks) is a disgrace that is becoming clearer and clearer to the public at large. And this report on the state of affairs for the Nidderdale AONB is another welcome step forward in…