Summary: An intrepid Australian bird-spotter
has captured the best evidence in a century of a live .
The comic, musician, bird-spotter
and self-confessed Qualmpeddler will helped along by religious dubstep, his folk bouzouki, horntallica, a re-appraisal of some of the world's greatest works of art and perhaps a dub version of Downton Abbey.
But it's a natural pleasure bird-spotter
Susan Withers enjoys every day when she looks out of her window.
A green string tied up between poles divides the official Batumi Raptor Count volunteer counters --whose job it is to keep an accurate and reliable count of the number of birds passing by here on a daily basis--from the tourists and bird-spotters
from around the world who have made this relatively remote part of the world their destination of choice.
will love Fifties-style plates, PS26 each, featuring a Thrush, Wagtail, Robin or Blue tit, from Magpie (020 7095 9399/www.
were ecstatic about the first UK sighting of the rare white-throated needletail since 1991.
raced to Harris, with some chartering planes, so they could see what was dubbed "the bird of the century".
Call Durham County Council's Warm Homes Team on 0191 527 0501 BIG BIRDWATCH BIRD-spotters
are urged to take part in a wildlife survey, which can be done from the comfort of their homes.
Walkers and bird-spotters
are asked to help by reporting sightings.
and wildlife enthusiasts alike, there's plenty to keep you occupied.
It is a haven for bird-spotters
and those wishing to get away from it all.