In my last blog I mentioned that Mrs. C and I were planning to walk ’40k in a day’. Our aim was to visit a variety of local sites of importance for wildlife while raising funds for the Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country – see here for more details. Well, on Wednesday … More Walking for Wildlife – a very soggy 42km
Both Mrs. C. and I have been members of the Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country (WTBBC), our local trust, for a number of years. Over the last four years I have been a regular conservation volunteer with them, working at a couple of local nature reserves. Back in November last year, following … More Walking for Wildlife – donations welcomed!
A combination of recent lockdown relaxations and a decent weather forecast proved much too hard to resist and we headed back to Wales for a long overdue walk in the hills. In the spirit of social distancing we headed for the unaccountably perma-quiet Cambrian Mountains of mid-Wales. Crowning glory of the range, and one of … More Back in business!