Tuesday, 29 September 2009

The Last of the Summer Swallows

For the past couple of weeks the swallows have been preparing to leave for Africa. First it was the young birds all lined up on the telephone wires and on the ledges of the house opposite ours, then it was the adult birds.

We filmed these birds at the verger, getting in last minute supplies before leaving

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The new banner photo was taken last Saturday (26th September 2009)

Simon

3 comments:

ladybird said...

Simon, Thanks for sharing this jazzy ornitological (did I get that right??) ballet with us! Martine

purejuice said...

wow, i've never seen so many zooming!

Susan said...

Martine: close enough for jazz :-)