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Forum: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 4th April 2017, 11:31
Replies: 111
Views: 10,118
Posted By timwootton
sounds like a Smiths title . . .

sounds like a Smiths title . . .
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 9th November 2016, 21:01
Replies: 35
Views: 9,885
Posted By timwootton
Thanks for that. It does go a long way to...

Thanks for that. It does go a long way to explaining the circumstances and I share your obvious frustration that the 'stars had aligned' thus. You're quite right, they do sometimes. I'm still...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 9th November 2016, 20:06
Replies: 35
Views: 9,885
Posted By timwootton
Thanks Jos - sorry if the tone of my first reply...

Thanks Jos - sorry if the tone of my first reply was curt - clearly this wasn't directed at you (but it may have been read that way). Thanks for bringing it to light and your subsequent...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 9th November 2016, 19:28
Replies: 35
Views: 9,885
Posted By timwootton
then quite clearly he should never be allowed to...

then quite clearly he should never be allowed to handle wild birds again.
I find trophy ringing a tad distasteful, but to 'claim' a life in such a way is simply disgraceful.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 28th October 2016, 15:59
Replies: 31
Views: 2,208
Posted By timwootton
I'd say that passes for 'saw it very well' . . ....

I'd say that passes for 'saw it very well' . . . :) - excellent.
'Ours' is still present too.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 19th October 2016, 19:26
Replies: 155
Views: 9,260
Posted By timwootton
would that include the now 2-day staying Orphean...

would that include the now 2-day staying Orphean warbler (Firth)? And do the 4 Northern long-tailed tits (Sanday) count as 'rares'?
Very entertaining stuff - well done.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 6th October 2016, 20:40
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By timwootton
Mark and his crew go out to Sandy on a fairly...

Mark and his crew go out to Sandy on a fairly regular basis - they usually stay in Lady Village . . hence the Lady Boys . . .
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 6th October 2016, 20:38
Replies: 9
Views: 564
Posted By timwootton
well done Mark - yet more reward for all your...

well done Mark - yet more reward for all your efforts out there.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 2nd June 2016, 12:27
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By timwootton
oh what fun . . . .

oh what fun . . . .
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 14th May 2015, 14:02
Replies: 31
Views: 2,264
Posted By timwootton
well done Nogoalie - not bad for a first post!!...

well done Nogoalie - not bad for a first post!! :)
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 13th May 2015, 11:00
Replies: 31
Views: 2,264
Posted By timwootton
ahh - the ring may give a clue as to provenance -...

ahh - the ring may give a clue as to provenance - still worth getting a pic.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 13th May 2015, 10:33
Replies: 31
Views: 2,264
Posted By timwootton
Hi Nogoalie This is one which would certainly...

Hi Nogoalie
This is one which would certainly need a photo or two. But with a junco in Shetland nothing can be ruled out with confidence. Any chance of getting a pic?
Good luck.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 24th October 2014, 07:18
Replies: 125
Views: 10,752
Posted By timwootton
That was a tad radical, Laurie - surely it didn't...

That was a tad radical, Laurie - surely it didn't deserve that ;)
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 8th October 2014, 17:26
Replies: 148
Views: 12,811
Posted By timwootton
photo ID no longer required on the Northlink...

photo ID no longer required on the Northlink Ferry :)
Forum: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 7th October 2014, 17:59
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By timwootton
that's a splendid record for Northumbria, innit?

that's a splendid record for Northumbria, innit?
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 14th February 2014, 16:54
Replies: 3
Views: 320
Posted By timwootton
great bird, great find - fabulous pic, John.

great bird, great find - fabulous pic, John.
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 31st December 2013, 17:34
Replies: 1,890
Views: 204,393
Posted By timwootton
absolutely - major strides forward this year and...

absolutely - major strides forward this year and really looking forward to seeing what you come up with in 2014. Happy New Year!
Forum: Wildlife Art Thursday 19th December 2013, 09:51
Replies: 4
Views: 1,594
Posted By timwootton
The Unfeathered Bird - A Review

The Unfeathered Bird Katrina Van Grouw

This book is not an anatomy of birds, states the first line of the introduction to The Unfeathered Bird, by Katrina Van Grouw. What is it then? It is a...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 13th December 2013, 14:44
Replies: 16
Views: 1,296
Posted By timwootton
. . . indeed, Mark - some challenge; especially...

. . . indeed, Mark - some challenge; especially as I struggle to make even waxwings appeal to the general (buying) public!
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 13th December 2013, 12:16
Replies: 16
Views: 1,296
Posted By timwootton
nicely massaged into a pleasant throb, Mark ;)

nicely massaged into a pleasant throb, Mark ;)
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 20th November 2013, 19:17
Replies: 31
Views: 2,854
Posted By timwootton
My last post on this, (I promise) Phil - my...

My last post on this, (I promise) Phil - my original question (post 8) was 'why is snowy owl mega on the map' - (I don't have a pager) and the question was genuine. It seems from the various replies...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 20th November 2013, 16:06
Replies: 31
Views: 2,854
Posted By timwootton
could not agree more :)

could not agree more :)
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 20th November 2013, 06:39
Replies: 31
Views: 2,854
Posted By timwootton
Not as far as I know Phil - they all get a MEGA...

Not as far as I know Phil - they all get a MEGA star on the map - even when they turn up on Fair Ilse.
Forum: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 19th November 2013, 21:17
Replies: 31
Views: 2,854
Posted By timwootton
. . . well, you don't get very many anywhere in...

. . . well, you don't get very many anywhere in Britain - bits of Scotland and Ireland included, which is what I was getting at. I just didn't realise that Britain had regional MEGAs - otherwise the...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 19th November 2013, 17:32
Replies: 31
Views: 2,854
Posted By timwootton
excuse my ignorance, but why does a snowy owl get...

excuse my ignorance, but why does a snowy owl get a Mega 'star' on the map?
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