RSPB bird song heading up the charts

RSPB press release: NATURE FOR #1 Pure birdsong soars into UK charts Let Nature Sing from The RSPB enters the midweek chart at number 11 Buy/ stream now here Music history looks set to be made this week as the first ever release of pure birdsong soars into the UK charts. Let Nature Sing by…

Guest blog – Ramridge Raiders part 1 by Paul Sterry and Rob Read

Paul Sterry. Rob Read. Authors and photographers, Paul and Rob spearhead the international competition Bird Photographer of the Year (BPOTY) whose lead judge is Chris Packham. Spring in Ramridge Copse. Photo: Rob Read. Rob lives in the quaintly-named Hampshire village of Ragged Appleshaw and one of his local patches is nearby Ramridge Copse, an extensive…

Garden delight

I know it’s a terrible photograph (you’ll get some more excellent ones tomorrow morning) but I’m quite proud of it since it was taken on my phone and if you look very hard you can see… … the tiny single orange egg of an Orange Tip butterfly on the Garlic Mustard or Jack-by-the-Hedge in the…