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About me

Gender MALE
Location Farcet Fen, Hunts, United Kingdom
Introduction A loud, proud, Lancastrian! I’ve worked in birding/ornithology all my career. In my own time I'm either out birding my local fen with my dog, Jax (, or working on all things Lesvos – A birdwatching guide to Lesvos (published Aug 2009), annual reports and updates and Lesvos Birding holidays (see During the footie season you’ll find me down London Road shouting ‘UP THE POSH!”
Interests birds, birding, UK birding, Lesvos birding, birdwatching, twitching, dragonflies, butterflies, other bugs, all wildlife, digiscoping, Man U, The Posh, my garden, music, grand prix, most sports, working, good food, contempory art, modern architecture, carry akroyd art, travel, india, gambia, isles of scilly, shetland, orkney, neolithic man, lesbos, optics, optical development, birding kit
Favorite Movies Pulp Fiction, One flew over the cuckoo's nest, As Good as it gets, A few good men, The good the bad and the ugly, Kill Bill 1&2, Mrs Brown, Trainspotting
Favorite Music Stiff Little Fingers, Wilco, Lambchop, Calexico, Ryan Adams, Billy Bragg (Mermaid Ave at least!), Oasis, Eels, Coldplay, Van Morrison, White Stripes, The Strokes, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, The Beatles, Keane, Badly Dawn Boy, Jet
Favorite Books Rare Birds Day by Day (well it is mine innit!), Collins Bird Guide, The Hobbit, Watching British Draognflies (another of my own) and A birdwatching guide to Lesvos (er, another of mine!).

Please describe how you could take the peel off an apple all in one go:

Derr . . . slowly with a knife bozo!