An awful morning was followed by an even worse afternoon , at times feeling that it was already night , Winter is well and truly here . I had some bits to do around the shops this morning , then settled down to process some recent photographs .
I think the birds had the same feeling re. Winter , as during the afternoon , there was a feeding frenzy around the feeders . A large mixed flock of Finch sized birds were doing the rounds of the gardens , and having gorged on the sunflower hearts , retreated to the Sycamore next door to digest the meal ,
Well pleased with that , I then got another surprise in the form of a Marsh Tit trying to pluck up
sunflower hearts , apart of course the Blackcaps , but , just as the light was almost gone , a movement
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