WBC News & Blog

Kessingland Little Tern Colony

July 19, 2021

Kessingland Little Tern Colony News It’s tragic news from Kessingland Little tern colony.  Just after extending the enclosure on Wednesday due to  increasing nest area requirement (with well over 100 plus), unfortunately due to an outfall from Benacre, failure was brought about … Read more

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Events Resume! Outney Common April 22nd

April 26, 2021

  For two years, the WBC Events Sub-committee has dutifully met to put together a series of interesting talks and walks, both Suffolk-based and further afield, only to see the pandemic blow it all up. But, we get to April … Read more

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Lucky escape for Treecreeper!

January 31, 2021

I thought you might like to see this. Whilst enjoying a leisurely coffee this morning there was a (mercifully dull) thud on the lounge window. On investigating I found a stunned Treecreeper on the patio. As it was so cold … Read more

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Bungay Swift Walk (and maybe swift pint…..) July 20th

July 7, 2020

Bungay Swift Walk (and maybe swift pint…..) July 20th In spite of the COVID pandemic, the Swifts have returned to Bungay as usual; and as usual, need counting before they fly back to Africa at the beginning of August. So, … Read more

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Ernie Lucking

Ernie Lucking – a tribute

May 25, 2020

Ernie Lucking – a tribute Suffolk’s birding community is still reeling following the sudden loss of our great friend and WBC member Ernie Lucking.  I knew Ernie since the early 1990s when we used to meet each morning whilst the … Read more

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