European membership, part 33: The future for Europe


A real nightmare scenario if you follow this logic.

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Euro flagsYou might think that if we vote to leave the EU then what happens to Europe after that is not our concern, that would be very short sighted. Were we to vote for Brexit then that could be the start of a domino effect for the other members of the EU.

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Nature


Over the last few days I have been trawling through my photo archives and thought I’d share a few.

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Scarce Swallowtail

The swallowtail was fluttering around the village of Collonges la Rouge in France. It led me a merry dance from flower bed to flower bed before settling long enough for this photo.

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Meerkat

Loved these little fellows long before they became stars of a certain advert series.

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Otter

One of several residing at Marwell, this little guy didn’t want to share his fish.

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Otters

More Marwell Otters.

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Snow Leopard

Another resident at Marwell and my favourite of the big cats.

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Snow Leopard

View From The Conservatory


Just thought I’d share a picture of these two guys.

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Goldfinches

We rarely see Goldfinches in our garden, just maybe once or twice a year, and this is the first time I have managed to get a photo. The focus is a bit soft due to the effect of shooting through double glazing and being at full zoom.