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From my window I can see - a flock of seagulls,

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Island

Island Report 4 Feb 2013 12:04

What about bushes? :-D

'Emma'

'Emma' Report 4 Feb 2013 12:02

sighs........ I love trees. :-)

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 4 Feb 2013 11:54

The chemist has just delivered my meds and said "they are promising snow" if that's the case I'll be seeing a whole heap of white!

At the house, to the rear it's Mount Etna, otherwise known as the tiered garden which goes upwards. To the front, trees, trees, and more trees immediately opposite. Upstairs I can see the opposite side of the valley. Lovely in the summer because I can sit with my morning coffee in the sitting room and watch the squirrels leaping around the branches :-D

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 4 Feb 2013 11:54

The RRer........was a wet fish.

;-)

Ooops.......wrong thread!!

:-D

Vintagefinemaid

Vintagefinemaid Report 4 Feb 2013 11:52

There is something fishy going on here methinks :-)

'Emma'

'Emma' Report 4 Feb 2013 11:50

A pickled one Island :-D

Island

Island Report 4 Feb 2013 11:49

You're just throwing out a red Herring, Prickles :-D

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 4 Feb 2013 11:46

I am so gullible.

:-D

Island

Island Report 4 Feb 2013 11:45

Quite right Bob, if they ain't by the sea why call them 'seagulls'.

Why not just 'gulls'? :-D

'Emma'

'Emma' Report 4 Feb 2013 11:42

Jude that sounds lovely, am soo jealous ;-)

Emma :-)

Island

Island Report 4 Feb 2013 11:42

They certainly are raucous Vfm. I love the sound of gulls, they remind me of a very special and magical place :-D :-D

Vintagefinemaid

Vintagefinemaid Report 4 Feb 2013 11:39

Amazing what we can see from our windows if we take time to look

after all

"What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to sit and stare"....

Bobtanian

Bobtanian Report 4 Feb 2013 11:39

If Laridae( a new word I learned this morning) at the coast are call seagulls........

then should not those that frequent lafill sites an others be call Landgulls?

probably meant 45° f

~`*`Jude`*`~

~`*`Jude`*`~ Report 4 Feb 2013 11:38

From my kitchen (front of house) we can see a round castle on a hill :-) :-)

From the back our garden, then garden at bottom with Fir trees approx 100ft high through the gaps fields and an old viaduct....we are very lucky:)

jude :-) :-)

*$parkling $andie*

*$parkling $andie* Report 4 Feb 2013 11:34

I think most of us call them seagulls VFM :-)

We usually have gulls in abundance ,tho none around today , I live 30 mile inland, some gulls you can see almost anywhere, particularly the Black-headed Gull....
according to my RSPB Complete Book of British Birds :-D ;-)

No I'm not a 'Twitcher' or bird watcher I just have / like reference books .

I call them Sky rats,cos they are right scavengers . :-|

Vintagefinemaid

Vintagefinemaid Report 4 Feb 2013 11:24

They can be quite raucous at times

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 4 Feb 2013 11:23

I can see the boundary wall opposite, the play school (when I opened the window this morning I was greeted with the sounds of 'sosban fach'). Further are the hills on the other side of the bay.

I can also see seagulls, well they are gulls flying around the bay lolol

It's sunnyish and 7 degrees :-D

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 4 Feb 2013 11:22

Ann - make sure you use suncream!

Vintagefinemaid - do the big birds with flappy wings make horrid screeching noises? They must be seagulls

Vintagefinemaid

Vintagefinemaid Report 4 Feb 2013 11:12

I may not be by the sea, but as the river I live by is tidal I had always assumed the big birds with flappy wings that I see from my window sometimes were Seagulls - but I stand corrected

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 4 Feb 2013 11:04

so hot here in Cardiff - all the doors and windows open - I'm in a swimsuit now!!!