Monthly Archives: December, 2008

Its a bit of a monstrosity…

Its a bit of a monstrosity… …but on a positive note it will make it easier to cross the river, on a negative note it blocks the view (worse from the opposite view of the river to this picture) and makes you feel more closed in. Now we just need someone with a welding kit […]

At last its arrived…

At last its arrived, the New ‘New Street’ Bridge that is… … we waited for quite a while to see it being put in place but they must have been assembling it or something as not much seemed to be happening, so we went on our way. I saw ‘Stiff Legs’ and ‘Tube Duck’ but […]

All quiet on the Slea front…

All quiet on the Slea front… even the New Street Bridge is QUIET because they still have not got the new one in place, I think the organisation of this has been a disaster from the start. I had another good view of the Kingfisher and also saw the Dabchick, Stiff Legs and Tube Duck […]

Another nice view of the…

Another nice view of the Kingfisher 🙂 Also saw the Dabchick, Stiff Legs and Tube Duck 🙂 Sadly as I was leaving Allan pointed out a dead Moorhen floating by, it looked as though it had only just died and caused probably by a fight over territory with another Moorhen 🙁 Strangely some people think […]

The Dabchick is…

The Dabchick is still around but no sign lately of the Swan or Coot. I did also see ‘Stiff Legs’ and ‘Tube Duck’ today and both are fine. I was past the Mill this morning when the Kingfisher saw me almost opposite and it flew only a few yards downstream and perched on a branch, […]