Wiltshire Wild Walks


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First day of British Summer Time

As the clocks went forward we prepared for our first bird trip of 2015 British Summer Time- putting on waterproof coats and wellington boots!! Despite the persistent rain being driven horizontally by blustery winds we did manage to see 25 species of bird including Stonechat, Yellowhammer, Corn Bunting, Kestrel and our first Wheatear sighting of the year-although […]

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Worth braving the cold

Worth braving the cold today to see Crossbills, Great-Spotted Woodpecker, six Buzzards riding thermals and a noisy flock of Siskin feeding with Coal Tits. A Brambling could be heard among the Chaffinches but sadly could not be seen.  

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