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Martin Tickler HMCUK-IE member writes in

As I write this article at the end of March, I am eagerly awaiting the arrival...

Brian Calahan and his house martins in Crumlin Northern Ireland

When I began building my house at Crumlin in early May 1999, I noticed a huge...

House martins paintings by Jonathan Pomroy

House martins collecting mud – May 19th 2022 On 19th May 2022 the house martins in...

Global Birdfair 2022

Global Birdfair was held on 15, 16 and 17 July 2022 at Rutland Showground, Oakham UK....

Building a Colony In Oxfordshire

Approximately seven years ago we had the privilege of having a pair of house martins construct...

Treasury Update – Autumn 2022

Since my last update we have updated our website to enable members and supporters to make...
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Edd Cottell
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