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Delivering a monthly round up and photographs of local wildlife, nature, weather and surfing conditions of the previous month.
I remember back to when I was a child living in west Wales around 1980 , I would have been 10 years of age or so,~ I used to read the nature column in the Western Telegraph .
One day i read about a bird called a Firecrest which happened to be close to the castle grounds near my home , where i roamed, fished and watched birds as a kid.
I went out and found that Firecrest
I find myself writing the same type of article 35 years on.