Meeting Our Member of Parliament - On Friday 16 February I met with Sophie Auconie, our local députée. She is our representative in the Legislative Assembly and our consituency is the Locho...
Monday, 26 March 2012
First cuckoo of spring
We heard our first cuckoo cuculus canorus coucou gris yesterday! It sounded more like an "oo-cuck-oo", rather hoarse and rusty, and just the one call, so he was probably just passing through. No photo, naturally - we didn't see him, but the cuckoo has actualy quite a weak call, so if you can hear him, he's close enough to see.