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Greenfinch - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

A familiar sound

There’s a sound I know coming from the tree tops. I can’t see where it’s coming from. My directional hearing is awful. …

Greenfinch - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Greenfinch

There’s a Greenfinch in a familiar place – up the top of a tree. It’s not a flattering angle: Thankfully, when I …

Greenfinch - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Greenfinch and the Teign

Pronunciation is such a local thing. Who would have guessed that the River Teign would be pronounced “teen’. Or that when pronounced …