Tag Archives: Walks

Wordless Wednesday – Fluff and stuff

As I walked round the pond I spotted a couple of birds busily helping to strip the downy seeds (apologies for picture quality – it was the best my phone could do). I looked them up later and I think … Continue reading

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A walk round RSPB Fowlmere Nature Reserve, Cambridgeshire

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A frosty morning walk at RSPB Fen Drayton Lakes

RSPB* Fen Drayton Lakes * The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds is a wildlife conservation charity. Initially, the Society  (without the Royal) was an all-women movement created in 1889 by Emily Williamson to fight a fashion for feathers … Continue reading

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Walk with me – Chalk quarries and ridges

As I ate my twelve grapes to the bongs of Big Ben marking the outgoing year, as 2020 slipped into 2021, my only New Year’s resolution was to get out more and walk. Nine months of Lockdowns and restrictions may … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Looking up

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Wordless Wednesday – Ghost Trees in the Fog

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Wordless Wednesday – Sadie and the Daisies

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Wordless Wednesday – Come, walk with me through the bluebell woods

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Wordless Wednesday – A dog’s-eye view of the meadow in May

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Through mud and water to a Gothic Tower

Yesterday we left the younger generation in their beds to take our traditional New Year’s Day walk around Wimpole Park and up to the Folly. The previous night’s heavy rain ensured that it was a muddy affair from start to … Continue reading

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