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Bird Name Quiz – the Answers

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for… (insert drum roll here)…. here are the answers to last week’s Bird Name Quiz. Starling Long-tailed Tit Sparrowhawk Kestrel Nightingale Shelduck Woodpigeon Redstart Fieldfare Dunnock If you like puzzles, especially those with … Continue reading

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Bird Name Quiz

Delving in the loft the other day I came across some of my father’s old books. Amongst them was an absolute gem, handed down from my grandmother’s family. Published in 1890, it is titled Glossary of Dialect and Archaic Words … Continue reading

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