Friday, 17 June 2011

Phoenix Park

My sister stayed over Wednesday night, so on Thursday I got an early bus with her, and after seeing her off at the mainline station I went for a walk in the park as I still had plenty of time before work. Just as well it was yesterday and not today; we had heavy rain almost all day long.

Mister or Mrs Blackbird collecting a beakful of worms.


A mistle thrush

There were also a bunch of swallows and swifts swooping low over the grass - lovely to watch.

And more squirrels than I've ever seen in one place in the park before.


  1. Fabulous photography, Sabrina! I especially love the squirrel photos and video!

  2. Hope you had a nice visit with your sister. I wonder if the blackbird is gathering to feed some young ones? I love the spotted breast of that thrush.