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by Goldie M
Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Hi! Andrew, it certainly paid off for me , I'll be visiting again at the same time next year :lol: Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Hi! David, It was a shock :D It seems at Fermyn the WLH landing ground level is no surprise, ( so I was told ) last year I saw The PE and the PHS also on the ground at Fermyn, so it looks like Fermyn is the definite place to go for these species. The WLH I saw at Bolton Woods was definitely at eye l...
by Goldie M
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Grizzled Skipper
Topic: Grizzled Skipper - Favourite Photo of 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 62

Re: Grizzled Skipper - Favourite Photo of 2017

Great shots Bug Boy :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I'm still looking for my first GS and your chalking up ab's :D Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Neil Freeman
Replies: 2214
Views: 90798

Re: Neil Freeman

Hi! Neil, we've got a stand like that, never thought to get a globe to go with it :oops: I showed it to my Husband so it's all systems go :lol: Lovely shots of the Sunsets , nothing but rain here lately :( Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:57 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Wurzel
Replies: 3141
Views: 143151

Re: Wurzel

Always great to follow your escapades Wurzel, :D Like you I love to watch the Swallows when they dip for water, that's a good shot considering how quick they are. You always seem to find the Gate Keeper ab's has well on your travels :D There did seem to be quite a lot of the excessa ab this year. Go...
by Goldie M
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Hi! Mike, those are fantastic shots of all the Hair Streaks, they remind me that I've still two to go and hope fully I'll get to see them if not next year, I'll persist until I do, trouble is AGE! :lol: Hi! Wurzel, I thought this year was great for the Brown HS with them being seen at Gait Barrow, I...
by Goldie M
Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Hi! Andrew, I hope you see one next year, persistence pays off in the end :D next year I'll be looking for the Brown HS :D

Hi! Mike, I bet you thought it was your Birthday! :D Did you take any shots :?: :D Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: millerd
Replies: 2072
Views: 39708

Re: millerd

Hi! Dave it's a treat to keep seeing Butterflies in your posts :D It's certainly making the year stretch out :D I hope you see some more. Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Green-veined White
Topic: Green-veined White - Favourite Photo of 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 89

Re: Green-veined White - Favourite Photo of 2017

This year the GVW's I saw were quite varied for Instance the photo I took in May at Hall-Lee-Brook on the 5th was of a very dark veined GVW, Compared to the long shot I took of one in Fermyn Woods on July 14th, this one looked much Brighter. I also took a photo in my Back Garden on the 30th of Augus...
by Goldie M
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Many thanks Dave, It was my first time seeing them so I was pleased to get close to one instead of looking up into the tree tops for them :lol: What was even more of an Irony was the fact that later in the year whilst I was in Fermyn Woods One landed on the ground in front of me after years of looki...
by Goldie M
Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:12 pm
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Neil Freeman
Replies: 2214
Views: 90798

Re: Neil Freeman

Hi! Neil, lovely shots of the birds, :D We've got a Squirrel in the garden that's always on the peanuts :D my Husbands tried all sorts of ways to stop it from taking them all but it started to dig the bulbs up then :D Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Many Thanks Wurzel, I was so determined to see the WLH having looked for them for the last few years :D I hope I'm has lucky with the Brown next year, :D I went to Gait Barrow twice but no luck, so fingers crossed for next year. :D Thanks David, it was so exciting to watch it, I took so many photos ...
by Goldie M
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: millerd
Replies: 2072
Views: 39708

Re: millerd

WOW! Dave, I thought I'd missed Winter and it was Spring :lol: great Holly Blue shots :mrgreen: Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Andrew555
Replies: 61
Views: 794

Re: Andrew555

Hi! Andrew, I visit my daughter every year in Kent but always usually in Summer time, we've visited Denge Woods a couple of times then and that's the first time I ever saw a Silver Washed fritillary, also there we saw White Admiral all near the entrance, we stopped going there because the road throu...
by Goldie M
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Hi! Andrew, thanks for your post :D That's the only good thing about Winter, we can look back on the photos we took in the Spring and Summer and really enjoy the moments they bring to mind even the moments we for get :D Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Trevor
Replies: 1705
Views: 35201

Re: Trevor

Again, lovely shots Trevor, bringing back Great memories of Summer :D Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Goldie M
Replies: 1897
Views: 38206

Re: Goldie M

Looking back over the year I had lots of high lights but the one I remember most was my first sight of the White Letter Hair Streak. I'd been the day before to Bolton Woods firstly entering Brockholes CP and making our way to the entrance of the Woods, we were there a couple of hours searching round...
by Goldie M
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Wurzel
Replies: 3141
Views: 143151

Re: Wurzel

Hi! Wurzel, I saw loads of Darters this year, more I think than I've seen in other years, your shot looks like I feel some times when the weather's wet and I can't get out with the Camera :lol: ( disgruntled ) Goldie :D
by Goldie M
Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Trevor
Replies: 1705
Views: 35201

Re: Trevor

Hi! Trevor, fantastic shots you've got there :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :D I was in East Blean Woods myself this year and also saw the Purple Hair Streak but my shots were all closed wings :( I've been there for a few years now and it was the very first time I've seen them in the woods there ,so it was a l...
by Goldie M
Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Personal Diaries
Topic: Wurzel
Replies: 3141
Views: 143151

Re: Wurzel

Great shots Wurzel , they bring back great memories of Summer :D Goldie :D

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