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The biggest winter day

When Nigel Jones and his crew set off early on New Year's Day for their annual Hampshire bird race, little did they know a possible...


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Pheasant photo ID guide

Andy Stoddart provides in-depth advice on how to separate the familiar Common Pheasant from the rarer Golden and Lady Amherst's Pheasants.


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South Africa in winter

Rod Standing visited South Africa's Southern Cape during the austral winter and found that there was plenty still to see, with a trip in...


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