Category: RSPB Ham Wall

  • Avalon Marshes 2 – RSPB Ham Wall

    Avalon Marshes 2 – RSPB Ham Wall

    After making the effort for the early morning start it was not a good idea to just go home, although the Starlings were amazing we thought  we would have a wander for the morning and perhaps we could see some more wildlife. Elaine had seen a Whooper Swan at the far end of the reserve…

  • Trip to Somerset

    Trip to Somerset

    On the 22nd March we had a short trip over to Somerset stopping in a number of places, It was a very bright day with clear blue skies. We called into RSPB Ham Wall, then Westhay and finally the Hawk and Owl Trust. There was quite a number of birds about in the different locations,…

  • Visit to RSPB Ham Wall

    Visit to RSPB Ham Wall

    On Friday 11th February we decided to head for Ham Wall, we left the dogs with a friend who looked after them for the day. The main reason to leave them was that Rod could join me in the hides and on some of the paths where dogs aren’t allowed. As always there was plenty…

  • RSPB Ham Wall

    RSPB Ham Wall

    On Friday 14th January it was very frosty and cold with a bit of fog which we hoped would clear, so we set out for Somerset and RSPB Ham Wall. We left the dogs with a friend so we could both spend sometime in the hides where dogs aren’t allowed. By the time we got…

  • RSPB Ham Wall

    RSPB Ham Wall

    Rod and I usually stay at home holidays and weekends and venture out during the week when most people are at work or school, but Rod’s niece, Elaine contacted us and asked if we would like to meet her at RSPB Ham Wall on Boxing Day, we thought why not and if it was too…

  • RSPB Ham Wall

    RSPB Ham Wall

    I took a trip to RSPB Ham Wall on Wednesday 15th September. A friend wanted to meet and what a better place for a couple of hours photography than Ham Wall. Angela wanted to meet at 10 o’clock so decided I would get there early around 7am before meeting her to catch the dawn. Mist…

  • Ham Wall and Catcott

    Ham Wall and Catcott

    We (Rod my husband and myself) decided that we were long overdue for a trip away from home and what better than a trip to the Somerset Levels after well over a year of not being able to go, it would be a welcome break. We decided to just go for the day leaving the…

  • Somerset Levels

    Somerset Levels

    As soon as the schools returned from the summer break we took ourselves off in the Campervan. The main purpose was for a rest, I was just recovering from the Shingles and we just wanted to relax for a couple of days. The weather was kind to us and we stayed on one of our…

  • Visit to the Somerset Levels

    Visit to the Somerset Levels

    The weather looked good around the 11th/12th July so we decided to take a trip to Somerset in our Camper van before the schools broke up before the end of July and August and also it is not the best time for wildlife watching then. Adult birds are exhausted after raising brood(s) and many go…