Blog Category: News and Updates

Polar bears…on foot…with me!

Polar bears…on foot…with me!
As ever, it seems an eternity since I’ve sat down and been able to put a blog piece together, but, finally, here in the sanctity of London’s Natural History Museum, I’ve managed to drag out the laptop and put keyboard to screen, as it were (not quite as romantic as pen to paper….but, hey, it works!).
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Magical Madikwe

Magical Madikwe
Well, my time at Madikwe, in South Africa’s north-western province, is almost at an end, with just a couple more days before I head for home. As I sit here outside my tent in the middle of the day, the waters of the Marico river idle their way past beneath a palette of crimson Tamboti leaves as the colours of winter take full hold.
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The great de-bait…

The great de-bait…
Well, firstly, I guess I should start with an apology for what has been an inordinately tardy blog post. However, the spring-time palette of colour that greets my gaze as I stare into the garden is certainly a stark, albeit very pleasing!, reminder that the year is running away already.
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Fun….at minus 50….

Fun….at minus 50….
Sorry it’s been a bit of a wait, but I’ve been snowed under (no pun intended) with admin and the like in the last few weeks, and am currently in between trips to - yep you guessed it – the Canadian Arctic.
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Knockout!

Knockout!
Hi everyone, and a – belated – happy new year. I hope you all had a fantastic Christmas break, and that you are looking forward to an exciting, happy and healthy 2015.
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