The Wilden Marsh Blog

Dai Mole gave me a pound to buy beer; it was the first and last time he acted so generous towards me. Beer was around 12 pence a pint in 1970,...

A handsome common awl robber-fly (neoitamus cyanurus) photographed by Mike Averill on Wilden south marsh yesterday.

The River Stour and Hoo Brook water levels have been up and down like a yoyo over the last few days. At midday today the brook level was 250mm below the...