Brambling with flock of Chaffinches - front garden
Cranes flying ENE 5.45 PM [Approx 60 Common Cranes].
After rainy day quite mild. Wind almost due West, quite strong.
Stone Curlew night call flying over field opposite.
At same time: Little Owl at Bezuard, Tawny Owl in the Lime or Spruce.
Earlier, territorial dispute between two Buzzard pairs over meadow.
Weather sunny, no wind.
Sunny, warm, still day.
Chiffchaffs calling, swifts?, Montague's over field, Black Redstarts, White and Grey Wagtails.
The pigs playground and my French wife. - We have lots of dense woods around our house. The whole area is a bit of a mystery to me, because I am convinced that our grounds were once a fortress, per...