All posts in TN Other Voices
“…No sun, no moon – No dawn, no dusk, no proper time of day…” Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, talks in this short podcast about November, gardening for wildlife, storms, and how November has become the ‘swich-over month’ that October used […]
Guest post by Lawrie Phipps, Vice Chair, League Against Cruel Sports and avid birder:
- Is data neutral? Who owns data, and do you have a say over
Blackfish… I watched Blackfish last night. It was harrowing. I woke up in the middle of the night still thinking about it and trawling the web
As mentioned in my last post expectation was high for my southern hemisphere debut, working life hadn’t allowed me to mentally prepare quite as much as I would
"...And just in case anyone out there thinks this is just this lone Grumpy Old sod banging on about cats again, wake up and smell the house burning
"...Even Mr Toad has to be helped across our over-busy roads. Mr Otter may be on the up but for how long will his fish-eating habits be tolerated
Nature is brutally awesome...
I watched a Great Black-backed Gull eat a Mallard alive today.
It was a tremendous display of power from a brute bird and exhilarating to
"The unpalatable truth is that many people enjoy killing things...the 'sport' of hunting is killing for pleasure, it diminishes the human spirit and desensitises the hunter to killing
"From an early age I have suffered profound and chronic - indolence...""
Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, set up the Birding For All website which seeks "to improve access
"...the warm water running down my face, wasn't - it was a red liquid better kept inside my inner tubes..."
Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, was meant to give a