My first stop was for the great northern diver off Woodford Lodge
This year has started warm and energetic. Gales swept in from the Atlantic by a jet stream that’s misbehaving again.
The last thing I wanted on January 1st was to find a species that had eluded me the previous twelve months, so I stayed safely in Bristol.
England has a second, mini-Lake District, or more accurately a Mere District
Spread below me, a mist blanketed the landscape, as far as the Mendips