Category Archives: Hen Harrier Day

Thunderous Mr Wilde

  The thunderous Findlay Wilde has a thunderclap going. It will go out on 12 August, the Inglorious 12th, a while before he gets his GCSE results! It seems as though Findlay has been around for ages, he’s an established figure – an established figure and he hasn’t got to the sixth form yet. Well […]

Hen Harrier Day at Grassington

Full details of the North of England Raptor Forum Hen Harrier Day event – a catchily-titled Raptor Persecution Awareness Open-Day – are now published.  There is no need to get a ticket and no need to book – so just come along between 10am and 2pm on Saturday 11 August.   That’s probably where I’ll […]

Hen Harrier Day events 2018

The list of known events are on the Birders Against Wildlife Crime website.  There may be more – if so please make them known. Check dates and details on that site. So far: RSPB nature reserves: Rainham Marshes Arne Elsewhere: Grantown-on-Spey Grassington, Yorkshire Parkgate, Cheshire Stratford-u-Avon Cricket Ground Sheffield Likes(31)Dislikes(3)

HH Day in Boat of Garten – the movie!

The Boat of Garten HHDay event was well worth the journey to the fairly far north – but if you couldn’t make it there then here is a short video that gives you a flavour of it. Thank you to Andrea Goddard who organised the day and to all attendees, speakers etc. This film was […]

It’s been a really bad few days for the grouse shooters (6)

And then there were all those Hen Harrier Day events – more highly attended than ever before. Here are some photos and estimates of attendances – some revised from earlier.  Let’s travel from south to north.   Hen Harrier Day South – 500 attendees for speeches – many more interactions through the day.   Hen […]