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  1. skatebirder

    Sparrow mugged by pigeon

    I put some "nibbles" in the bird feeder, which the House Sparrows seem to like. The Wood Pigeons also like them, but can't get to the feeder. One of our local Pigeons has turned mugger - it sits under the bird feeder until a sparrow picks out a nibble. The sparrow then brings the food to the...
  2. skatebirder

    Marsh or Willow (again) - for RSPB members UK

    I just looked at the latest letter from the RSPB in the UK (about the winter raffle) and noted the picture of a Willow Tit. Having been reading this forum for a while, I know what to look for in a Willow Tit, and this picture looks like Marsh to me. So, either I'm just not getting the right...
  3. skatebirder

    Raptors in Hannover

    I just returned from a trip to Hannover/Hanover and had the opportunity to spend several hours birding around the airport. There were several raptors about, including Red Kites and at least a couple of what appeared to be Rough-Legged Buzzards (large buzzard, cold brown above, pale below, pale...
  4. skatebirder

    Afternoon from Hampshire

    Hi, Just thought I'd say hello to fellow birders. I'm based in Hampshire, UK, and tend to do almost all my birding in the county. Hants is quite a good county for birds, although the Isle of Wight does get in the way sometimes! Latest on my Hants year list - Honey Buzzard, Goshawk, Nightjar...