Garth Peacock
Two days at Grafham Water


Wednesday 12th February 2020

Thursday 20th February 2020

Slimbrisge WWT Gloucesterdhire

Wednesday 19th February 2020

To end January 2020...

Thursday 30th January 2020

That's the end of 2019 for me.

Friday 20th December 2019

Disaster strikes

Monday 2nd December 2019

It's still very hard work

Saturday 9th November 2019

A quiet month overall

Saturday 2nd November 2019

Week ending 11th October 2019

Friday 11th October 2019

A quiet week

Friday 4th October 2019

A week of mixed fortunes

Tuesday 1st October 2019

The final catch-up

Tuesday 10th September 2019

Post Romania

Wednesday 4th September 2019

Romania Day 7 - 14th June 2019

Saturday 17th August 2019

Romania Day 6 - 13th June 2019

Friday 16th August 2019

Romania Day 5 - 12th June 2019

Wednesday 24th July 2019

Romania Day 4 - 11th June 2019

Thursday 18th July 2019

Romania Day 3 - 10th June 2019

Tuesday 9th July 2019

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Saturday 4th October 2014

At the beginning of the week, after reports of 2 Little Stints on the dam, I decided to try Grafham Water on both Monday and Tuesday.

Water level rather low and plenty of fishermen about but no Little Stints. I took images of some Dunlin, Ringed Plovers and Meadow Pipits but nothing that struck me to be any better than shots of those species that I already had so did not post them to this website.

How wrong I was!!!

I did post them as record shots to the local Cambridge Bird Club website and one was very generously chosen as Photo of the Month - a Meadow Pipit calling

with further mentions of two other shots - a Meadow Pipit bathing

and a resting Great Crested Grebe showing well in the very calm conditions

Just goes to show that you can never pre-judge your own images - well clearly not on this occasion.