8DA followed QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Bird-watcher
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Sure to inspire the bird-watcher
in everyone, nature, conservation, and an appreciation of both are the key components of this feather-friendly venture.
The actress, best known for Abigail's Party, Gavin And Stacey and The Syndicate, is also a bit of a bird-watcher
and her trip brings her sightings of puffins, and guillemots as well as some of Shetland's other wildlife - otters, seals, and of course, ponies.
Detective Goodman (Kris Marshall, right) is on the case when a keen bird-watcher
is murdered while trying to spot a rare parrot.
Summary: A British bird-watcher
was trampled to death by an elephant near a southern Indian tiger ...
's bible; a complete treasury; science, know-how, beauty, lore.
And that's a statement which keen bird-watcher
Jonathan Lane, of New Mill, knows to be true.
Vincent Pinnington slipped and fell to his death on the Great Orme
Horatio Clare's mission to follow the migratory path of the common barn swallow may not be your usual bag of birdseed but that's no reason to let this excellent piece of travel writing fly past.
Brian O'Shea has published a book about the changing countryside after yearly trips to Allesley Village, in Coventry, where he grew up.
Line drawings in black and white blend with naturalists' quotes and reflections on birds, presenting many fine first-person reflections on what makes a bird-watcher
, amazing migration feats, unusual nesting habits, and more--all imparted with a tender first-person reflective tone.
In a black and white photo from the '50s, a tough no-nonsense-looking girl in checked business suit sits in her fancy car studying a bird-watcher
's guide with one foot on the open door and her skirt up, revealing her pantiless majesty.