A teacher in the Inland Empire emailed me that quite a few of his failing students tell him that smoking dope is good for them, because: "It';s medicine."Nice anecdote.Maybe you would like instead. if some of your commentators are a little lazy.
Yes it is the wraggs quarry (beeley moor)shrike, must try harder for a brambling. There were quite a few small birds around on flash lane at the cheterfield road end but couldn’;t get a clear veiw on many of them.cheers colin.