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    Spring in Scotland

    Hello there, hoping that someone can give me some hints/tips for a possible holiday in Scotland early in 2014. Unfortunately I have had to retire through ill health ( just turned 51)and am unable to walk more than 10 to 15 minutes without discomfort and fatigue. I was thinking about driving...
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    Bushnell elites in C***generator

    Hope I'm not being naughty posting this..... I was browsing the website of the above High Street loan establishment as they often have loads of bins, albeit usually cheapest. At the moment there is a Bushnell 8x43 elite in their West Ealing store. Not sure, but it could be one of the earlier...
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    Port Gaverne, Cornwall 1984!

    An unusual one this.... My wife and I had a slide/photo scanner for Christmas and she's been transferring our collection of slides onto the computer. These two shots were taken during our honeymoon (married 22/12/84) on one of the local beaches (we didn't drive at the time so it must have been...
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    MM2 and MM2v2 - difference?

    Would anyone know what differences there are between the original MM2 and the version 2? I've seen a couple of secondhand version 1 scopes around and am wondering if there's a significant improvement in the version 2. Many thanks.
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    Swarovski "cheap"?

    Don't have the money for these, but if they're kosher (and can't see why they shouldn't be) then a good buy for someone... http://www.birdfood.co.uk/products.php?area_id=2&nav_id=212 Cheers, Howard
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    Which Eagle - Scotland

    Hi. Please could someone help I.D. this eagle. It was taken last week from a sea kayak off the west coast of Scotland by a friend. It flew off a sea cliff and flew over the sea so you can see what I'm thinking! Thanks, Howard
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    Foton binoculars

    Popped into my local family-owned optics shop todayto see what they had in the second-hand line (had a mint pair of Nikon Kgaku 9x35s here recently very cheap). Nothing second haNd but they did have 3 pairs of Russian Foton binos. new not second-hand. Two of the pairs came in the original boxes...
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    Hello from South Wales

    Hello there, Just wanted to say I'm enjoying the site and am particularly impressed with the friendliness of the posts. I'm getting back into birding after a gap of many years, and have just purchased my first scope; this is opening up a whole new "ball game" when it comes to I.D.ing...