Wild Geese

With wintery weather expected, we’re fitting all our errands in this morning. As we come down Daisy Hill into Dewsbury, a skein of grey geese is flying high over Batley. They must have some advance warning of the change in the weather and they’re heading in the direction of Martinmere or Morecambe Bay. They don’t […]

Ten Minute Goose

The Thornes Park Canada geese are used to passing dogs but still a bit wary of them, timing their morning traipse from the duck pond to the adjacent football field until there’s a break between dog-walkers. ‘Come away!’ says one dog-walker, ‘not everybody likes dogs!’ Well, you’d have to be very anti-dog not to like […]