Chuffed


Feeling chuffed with myself due to some recognition that I have received over the last few days for photos that I posted on the Photography Cafe website.

I thought I would post the photos here for your perusal ….

View From The Conservatory


I just saw my first ever Firecrest, I think !

Until today I didn’t even know they existed. Such a tiny bird, flying into the garden with a bunch of tits. I guess it was trying to lose itself in the crowds, if it hadn’t been for that bright head cap I wouldn’t have noticed that there was an interloper.

Unfortunately, I don’t have a picture as the visit was so fleeting.

Has anyone else seen one of these in the Waterlooville area?

European Membership, part 4; Calais border controls


This blog was prepared about a week ago and was scheduled for publication today. It is a coincidence that  the  French government minister, Emmanuel Macron, sparked a row today by suggesting his co…

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