Archive for August, 2011


Eurasian Siskin


Eurasian Siskin. In July a beautiful female siskin was found by a neighbour. She had such bright green plummage…not the neighbour.



Gannet. so sad in late May to see a number of Gannet dead on the shoreline in Cricieth / Criccieth, north Wales.

Ellie made a really lovely film showing how to make lemonade Related articles Watermelon Lemonade Recipe ( Sunday: Lemonade ( Lemonade ( Say NO to Straws ( Art of the Cocktail: Sparkling Mint Lemonade ( Mint lemonade ( Lemonade Friends (

Solar eclipse of August 11, 1999. I was just thinking about the day we saw the eclipse in a warm sunny Littlehampton. It wasn’t total, but for me it was as near as. There was much anticipation and as the moment came there was a really strange eeriness as the day went calm and the […]

Richard & Cosmo Wise, Rag Dealers | Spitalfields Life. Related articles The Gentle Author in the Guardian ( Tales from the city: the rise of the local blog (

Richard & Cosmo Wise’s Collection | Spitalfields Life.