19th June 2018 – Blakeney and Cley Next The Sea

Another wonderful day round and about Blakeney in North Norfolk. Not so many birds photos today but lots of walking until the sun set.


We walked on a circuitous route through the Blakeney Marshes to Wiverton Hall where we met the legendary colourful character Desmond McCarthy from the television series “Normal in Norfolk” which I include here, in my nature blog, as we had an engaging conversation about hunting and country life.

We also had a visit to the NWT Cley Reserve late in the afternoon – was it for the tea and cake or the hides? I would have to say that the cake was certainly better than the reserve today although we did see a ruff and a hobby.

DSC07985This must be the same redshank I saw two days ago in the same spot




DSC08070Marsh harrier

DSC08124Cley Next The Sea



DSC08140Wild flowers at Wiverton Hall


FP5A8407Marsh harrier

FP5A8485Black-tailed godwit and avocets




Click below for gallery of photos from today:




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