We’ve had a recent bout of stormy winter weather, but today was one of those calm sky-blue days. We weren’t the only ones out sunning ourselves, the birds were positively brimming with vigour and the resident wagtails were full of chat. Their songlines were not the usual greet and tweet, but full of trills and chirp. Soon it became obvious that male was charming the Missus, and a new nesting site is brewing. Watch this space ….