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by Placido
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: BIRD FEEDING
Replies: 353
Views: 137108

Re: BIRD FEEDING

Descent into gloom :weep: - a magpie has discovered a way to hang onto a suet cake holder :sadbanana:
by Placido
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Plants
Topic: TREES
Replies: 76
Views: 30751

Re: TREES

:yes:
All back to normal - LTTs happy but a little dim :rolleyes:
by Placido
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Plants
Topic: TREES
Replies: 76
Views: 30751

Re: TREES

Well, Rob, and Finn :yummy: :love: - have already been, lopped and gone !! Lovely job. Actually it took them more time to clear up than do the work. Interesting thing: had to move the suet cakes from the silver birch into, temporarily, the rowan. As expected, no prob for the blueys - they solved the...
by Placido
Tue Feb 18, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: BIRD FEEDING
Replies: 353
Views: 137108

Re: BIRD FEEDING

:clap: :clap: Good news !! The birds can teach us a thing or two.
by Placido
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: SPARROWHAWK
Replies: 69
Views: 32654

Re: SPARROWHAWK

So sorry, Willpar :(. Always a heart-stopping sight.
by Placido
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....
Replies: 1372
Views: 411872

Re: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....

Puzzled.
Didn't notice any difference in visits or feeding patterns :unsure:. Maybe they know beforehand where the weather is going to be the trickiest. It was OK here.
by Placido
Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Hedgehogs
Topic: Your Garden Hedgehogs
Replies: 1190
Views: 400424

Re: Your Garden Hedgehogs

Aaaah, it's Storm Dennis wot's spooking him.
I think I'll join him :eek: !!!
by Placido
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Hedgehogs
Topic: Your Garden Hedgehogs
Replies: 1190
Views: 400424

Re: Your Garden Hedgehogs

:clap: Big and fat and healthy !! Obviously not quite used to the layout yet :rolleyes:.
by Placido
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....
Replies: 1372
Views: 411872

Re: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....

:eek: What an amazing experience, Jacksparrow :eek: That has to be The Meggle of The Month spot (maybe).
Had a very similar happening - saw a blue-tailed cassowary on the suet cake :faint: :magnify: but it was a fleeting glimpse and could have been a sparrow.
by Placido
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: General Nature
Topic: THE FIRMAMENT
Replies: 12
Views: 2634

Re: THE FIRMAMENT

I agree that the time it takes to swap radio messages makes the entire "Let's broadcast a message!!" project a complete waste of time. We've sent innumerable messages since the inception of this about 60 years ago and we're listening hard for a response. It's never going to happen. The very first 'm...