An early afternoon appointment was over in a flash & saw me near the Croc's Tail & a look round the estate was on the cards, but i realised i'd Butter be quick.
High-lights :- pair of Mandarin on the Wear, Kingfisher flying in to perch below me, pre-roost assembly of 2,000 each of Jackdaw & Wood Pigeon, 5 or more Water Rail, 1Little Owl & more Tree Spugs !,
Watched in song :- Dipper, Mistle Thrush & slightly more unexpectedly, a Bullfinch.
Lo-lights :- no Half - inch
A new stone forestry track making the job a lot easier, cutting out the long clarty downhill section.
Todays favourite quote " You are no nearer to catching me know than you were 3 months ago".