Archive of: July, 2012

  • The Pirates of Pebsham

    Author Nikki HillsMaking a jellyfish / Nikki HillsWill it rain? Will it be too windy to put up the marquee? These were the questions running through our minds in the weeks leading up
  • Author Mike Russellswifts are returning home / Stefan Johansson I'm sitting here writing this article, mopping the perspiration from my brow as the sun streams through the office window. It's hard to
  • Poems in the Park

    fox cubs / Hugh ClarkSussex Wildlife Trust is pleased to welcome Jan Wilkins as a guest blogger this Summer. Jan is a Bexhill poet, writing as Jan Hedger.Hi everyone! Summer holidays are here and a
  • If you love him, set him free. . .

    Author Janyis Watsonstag beetle / Graeme LyonsI found myself reciting the A.A. Milne poem, Forgiven, to myself the other evening. Having enjoyed it as a child, I now find myself questioning the 'happy'
  • Blitzing your garden

    Author Laura Brookgarden snail / Richard CobdenHow refreshing to notice something that you have never spotted before. During a familiar walk to work you might just happen to notice the beautiful architecture above the everyday
  • The Big Sussex Butterfly Count

    Two teams will scour the county from the back of a Land Rover for The Big Sussex Butterfly Count armed only with their wits and a butterfly net to see who can count the most species on Friday 13 July.The
  • A Walk in the Park

    Author Ronnie Reedshelduck / Dave KilbeyIt has been a depressing summer. Leaving aside world economics, corrupt banking systems, and slugs that have eaten their way through everything I have sown or planted this year (could we