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This week’s quote is from Senator John Kerry (born 1943). I saw courage both in the Vietnam War and in the struggle to stop it. I learned that patriotism includes protest, not just military service. https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/john_f_kerry_16019 The petition Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU is poised just below 5 million signatures. More on […]

Operation Yellow Hammer

The petition Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU is poised just below 5 million signatures and the Prime Minister is lacking poise on the edge of a precipice. A Yellowhammer from Tim Melling in West Yorkshire Likes(3)Dislikes(0)

Tim Melling – Swinhoe’s Striped Squirrel

Tim writes: the Swinhoe’s Striped Squirrel (Tamiops swinhoei) is only found in high altitude forests (usually 2500-3000m) in China, northern Myanmar and northern Vietnam.  I photographed this individual at about 2800m at Labahe in Sichuan, China.  It is a tree-dwelling squirrel, though I managed to capture this individual freezing, when it was half way across […]

Saturday cartoon by Ralph Underhill

The petition calling for Article 50 to be revoked and for UK to remain in the EU is approaching 4 million signatures https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/241584 Likes(46)Dislikes(6)

168 hours ago…

A week ago we launched our crowdfunder on the crowdjustice page to fund a judicial review of Natural England’s decision to issue the general Licences GL04-06. Now we have raised over £30,700 of the £36,000 we need to cover our lawyers’ (highly discounted) fees, court costs and the possibility that we may lose the case […]