There was no lasting damage, but the deluge loosened a house martin
nest and we could hear the chicks desperately cheeping as it began to disintegrate.
ON Monday evening, the air a little warmer and insects hatching from the lagoons, it was wonderful to watch a flock of hirundines at RSPB Conwy: hundreds of Sand Martins, interspersed with a handful of Swallows and an occasional House Martin
FULL HOUSE Martin
Doherty of Apex, Emma Pengelly, Deborah Morgan and Jennifer McCann in Belfast yesterday
The esteemed Ten 30 fashion label is doing a night on Friday at House Martin
Barbers on Bath Street in Glasgow.
Mr White, 48, who lives in Bedlington, has lovingly cared for and fed the baby house martin
every hour for the last two weeks after he was found in Boulmer.
The bird can be confused with the house martin
but is distinctly brown and typically found near water.
This is a much more difficult task than photographing a swallow perching on a power line or a house martin
nest beneath your eaves.
Paul Heaton & Cerys Matthews @ University, Cardiff (Tuesday): One time House martin
and Beautiful Southerner shares the spotlight with Wales's current national treasure on this co-headline tour.
When the leader fell, they went in again on House Martin
, who was travelling in second place at the time of Text's demise, taking her price down to a low of 1.
vi Duncan and Banquo are commenting on the good air and pleasant seat of Macbeth's castle, the house martin
does nest on the `jutty, frieze, [and] buttress', and is named the martin because it migrates at Martinmas and returns with spring.
Saturday July 29 sees rock and pop take over with a line-up that includes Teesside band Last Anthem opening proceedings as well as Beautiful South and House Martin
tribute The Beautiful Sound and Alecia Karr as Pink.
Summer migrants have started to arrive, with RSPB Conwy recording its earliest ever House Martin
on Friday, plus Swallow and White Wagtail during the week.