Nature Notes

Spring Watch 2011

The sun has been out all day, the air has been warm, the pheasants are getting frisky, and somewhere in the grass the stoats have no doubt become less concerned about losing their coats to satisfy the need of some gormless fashion victim…

Vegans Kill Animals Too…

I like to think I am tolerant, but sometimes, I get pushed over the edge… Just the other week, we were contacted by the compiler of an online database of all things friendly to Vegans and other lesser vegetarianists.  Could…

Several Lapwings Make A Spring…

Despite the recent further unrequested batch of snow (that’s the cold frozen water sort by the way, in case you came here after Googling for Amy Winehouse or England Footballers), the first of this year’s Lapwings arrived late on Thursday…