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Council comes up with genius way to try and stop putting up fly posters

A council has come up with a way to try and stop the practice of flyposting.

Islington Council has been putting ‘cancelled’ stickers on top of promotional material in a bid to prevent people from supporting acts and making the posters meaningless. 388 fler ord


Military dogs put down for being 'unfit for service' when they could have been pets

A new report claims that military dogs are being put down when they are no longer fit for service before they are even given the chance to become pets. 336 fler ord



These lapwings at Anderton Country Park were too far away for a sharp photograph with my travel zoom, but I rather like the impressionistic picture. You can just about make out the characteristic lapwing crests. 11 fler ord

Natural World

Hebridean Hop 14: Benbecula

Friday 10th August 2018

Benbecula is a small island – eight miles by eight miles – squashed between North and South Uist. It’s generally flat with more loch than rock, but still had plenty to occupy us for a day. 653 fler ord