Those of you old enough to recognise the advert from which the title comes will realise that the Nottingham RSPB weekend this year was to Somerset, centred on Weston-Super-Mare. A record number of members climbed aboard the coach and, with Jim in the driving seat, headed south west.
Showing the variety of species at Strumpshaw
Val goes on the wildlife holiday of a lifetime to Botswana...
Spring is the time when we look for birds on their annual migration so it was no surprise to see forty migrants from Nottingham RSPB making their annual journey. Having a poor sense of direction means that their migration route varies from year to year and this year saw them heading for Tenby.
Stephen Wilkinson tells us about his birding tour around Mongolia
Paul writes about the 2007 birding weekend in Devon.
Paul reports on the spring weekend in Wales.
Desperate Dan, Olive Oyl, Popeye, Mr. Magoo, the Bash Street Kids, Minnie the Minx and Officer Dibble set off to Bournemouth
Autumn Weekend Trip, 2003
"Chief Ticking List" Paul Daft's account of the Autumn Weekend Trip, 2001
A well supported trip to this Welsh reservoir.
A trip to Norfolk after people had told us "there are no birds at Titchwell" - this archive article shows how much things have changed!
Our "Own Car" trip to Rutland Water