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The lakes
By     |    Nov 23, 2013
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The lakes

It is a golden afternoon and with the flame-yellow maples reflecting perfectly on the lake’s glass-like surface, we could be in a postcard. We have been doing a little tour of Cotswold Water Park. I promised Izzy ducks and they have proved surprisingly hard to deliver. After last week’s visit to WWT Slimbridge, I think she is expecting a similar number of waterbirds here and so far, we have seen [...]

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Feeding the swans
By     |    Feb 1, 2013
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Feeding the swans

1 February 2013 It has been a week full of flu and we have mainly spent it sitting in front of the fire feeling sorry for ourselves, so it is good to get some fresh air today. We are in the centre of Exeter, surrounded by birds, for wild things have a way of sneaking into even the most urban of places. I know Exeter Quay well, as I once [...]

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