I have been a WU member since September 2005. Now a retired teacher, enjoying my garden, writing, sketching, taking photos, and having great fun!
By: sandiquiz, 4:45 PM GMT on January 18, 2017
As I sit at this computer, I can see over the top of the screen to a wooden structure that C calls "The Gallows", about ten feet from the window.
The purpose of the upright is to support a hanging basket. During last summer I had a hanging basket full of summer plants. I began to put small handful of bird food in the basket under the leaves for the robin, who often sat on the upright watching me. All summer he and his blue/great tit...
Updated: 1:54 PM GMT on January 23, 2017
By: sandiquiz, 9:16 AM GMT on January 01, 2017
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Updated: 4:05 PM GMT on January 06, 2017
By: sandiquiz, 2:34 PM GMT on December 28, 2016
Early on Christmas morning, C and I headed 200 miles north to spend Chrstmas day with his mum and his brother.
The traffic was very light and we had the road to ourselves for long stretches... most unusual for the UK, where there are far too many cars for far too few roads!
C's youngest brother, (by 12 years,) lives the nearest to mum, so spends most of his weekends there. It was his job to co...
Updated: 10:28 AM GMT on December 31, 2016
By: sandiquiz, 12:15 PM GMT on November 27, 2016
Snowflakes are understood to be unique - at a molecular level at least.
But scientists have revealed that each one of them can in fact be sorted into 35 general shapes, which in turn tell experts how they formed.
The shapes, which include column crystals, irregular snow particles and plane crystals, which make ‘traditional’ hexagonal snowflakes, vary according to t...
Updated: 5:31 PM GMT on December 27, 2016
By: sandiquiz, 12:58 PM GMT on November 17, 2016
Many amateur photographers, as well as the professionals, have been looking heavenwards this week, trying to capture the 'supermoon' .
Those of us in the UK were worried that the clouds would cover the moon on Monday night, obscuring the moon, but we were lucky and the moon put in an appearance about 8:30pm.
As the moon was already at about 35% to the horizon the 'super' size was not as noticeable, but it was definitely brig...
Updated: 8:22 AM GMT on November 25, 2016
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Updated: 5:15 PM GMT on January 24, 2017
Newport Pagnell, BUCKS
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Updated: 5:20 PM GMT on January 24, 2017