All posts tagged "nature"

  • Our Patch: Avoiding the Cracks in the Pavement

    What a week of incredible weather, wall-to-wall sunshine driving many of us outdoors at every given chance. Sunshine brings out flowers and insects as well as smiles and greetings from passers-by. We humans are so good at...

    • Posted July 22, 2013
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  • Our Patch: Dog Days of Summer

    It’s been a week of finding wildlife in surprising places for me this week. Having run out of some essentials – bread, bananas, wine – I had to nip out to Cables Retail Park. As I entered...

    • Posted July 15, 2013
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  • Dora Meets Giraffes & Elephants at Knowsley Safari Park

    (Press release: Knowsley Safari Park) Below: Dora the Explorer visited Knowsley Safari for a wild adventure this weekend, getting up close with gentle giant, Rigsby the giraffe.

    • Posted July 9, 2013
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  • Swallows and Foxgloves and Daisies – Oh, My!

    Saturday morning was glorious! The sun hadn’t yet broken through the cloud cover, but it was warm and still, a great day to spot wildlife. With Daddy on child-minding duties, I headed off to Whiston...

    • Posted July 8, 2013
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  • Our Patch, with SJ Jarman

    Prescot Online warmly welcomes SJ Jarman for the first of a regular column-cum-nature-diary about the beauties of “our patch.” I sometimes can’t believe how lucky we are around Prescot to have so many green places to access...

    • Posted July 1, 2013
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