June (39 posts)
Tuesday 9 June 2009, 19:15
The word "Skerry" is the Scottish diminutive of the Old Norse word "sker", meaning a small rocky reef or island.
Tuesday 9 June 2009, 11:32
It was a cold, dark night when they came down from the sky....
Tuesday 9 June 2009, 10:42
Listen to sandwich terns at Cemlyn Bay:
Monday 8 June 2009, 17:15
I recently had the chance to pop over to Bardsey Island on a 24 hr mission with Simon King and a small crew to film sea birds at night, which will feature on Springwatch soon.
Monday 8 June 2009, 13:44
Chris Watson has been out to South Stack to record the sounds of the nesting sea bird colonies.
Monday 8 June 2009, 12:14
Torrential downpours were not enough to keep the devoted Cardiff Singer audience away from the New Theatre and St David's Hall over the weekend.
The first singers to be heard in the 2009 competition were taking part in Recitals One and Two, on Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon. See...
Monday 8 June 2009, 11:31
Cemlyn Bay is situated on the northern tip of the Anglesey and consists of a crescent shaped pebble beach edged by sea kale, beet, thrift and other hardy marine plants.
Sunday 7 June 2009, 12:06
Besides the bird life, Anglesey is also littered with hardy coastal flowers of all shapes, colours and sizes including many rare orchids.
Friday 5 June 2009, 16:40
I've just returned from South Stack - an RSPB stronghold with a superb look out tower overlooking the sea cliffs, where nesting guillemots hang precariously to cliff faces, defying gravity.
Friday 5 June 2009, 16:16
The springwatch army has marched north, to the isle of Anglesey or 'Ynys Mon' as it's known in Welsh.