Remembering Brian Conduit

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Having read my piece about Brian, Malcolm has written this poem. 81: MISSING YOU It’s twelve years since he ‘bought the farm’ I miss his ready wit and charm. Brian was no simple man Dedicated Southampton fan, He came with … Continued

Remembering Brian Conduit

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Today I am remembering our friend Brian Conduit who died on this date in 2009. He is responsible for introducing us to birding in Spain, and in general. He showed us all the good sites to see birds on the … Continued

Crevillente – Gleb Berloff

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I’ve been to the Crevillent sierras today and have been surprised, in both ways. I went for the Bonelli’s Eagle, but I was actually unable to find it, despite looking everywhere and scanning the cliffs to the north and east of … Continued

Rojales – Barry Chambers

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A 30 minute walk along the Rio Segura in Rojales produced 2 new year ticks; Melodious Warbler and Honey Buzzard overhead plus Nightingales, Cuckoo, Turtle Doves, Little Owl, Green Woodpecker and 3 Glossy Ibis etc.

Villena – Malcolm Palmer

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Thanks to Gareth’s good services behind the wheel, not to mention tea and cake provided by my other two hosts, the Villena area yielded two fine Short-toed Eagles, Greater Short-toed and Calandra Larks, a big party of Chough, Ravens, and Tawny Pipit. … Continued