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Sparrowhawks

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

An inability to cope with nature

Social media has polarised society. We’ve never had such a glorious opportunity to engage with people we fundamentally disagree with. It makes …

Kestrel at Start Point - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

An early Start Point

I’ve been to Start Point before. I came here with my son one morning, very early, and took photographs in the fog. …

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

Sparrowhawk

I can recognise a Sparrowhawk flying now: flap-flap-glide, flap-flap-glide. It’s a distinctive pattern. I saw one as a child from a train …

Blue Tit - RSPB Lodmoor - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Checking for Sparrowhawks

The life of a Blue Tit is short and full of peril. Their average lifespan is between two and three years. The …