Crossley Britain and Ireland Blog Tour Schedule

Crossley GB&Ire blog tour logo 250px (srgb)We are, once again, partnering with a stellar group of bloggers to celebrate the launch of The Crossley ID Guide: Britain and Ireland. The complete schedule of articles is below. Please support our partners by visiting their sites and reading their articles. You may also enjoy this free ebook assembled by Richard Crossley on The Common Garden Birds of Britain and Ireland.

Monday, November 4

Fair Isle ( – Blue and Great Tits –  not common up here on Fair Isle

Tuesday, November 5

Birding Ecosse ( – Scoters and Long-tailed ducks

Wednesday, November 6

Birding Frontiers ( – Seabirds of Flamborough

Thursday, November 7

Another Bird Blog ( – Wildfowl and waders of the N-W

Friday, November 8

The Biggest Twitch ( – Some classic Welsh birds: Pied Flycatcher, Common Redstart, Wood Warbler, Black Grouse and Chough

Saturday, November 9

10,000 Birds ( – British and Irish avian visitors in the USA (with an opportunity to win a book!)

Sunday, November 10

Mark Avery ( – Pipit ID-ing and THE LINNET

Monday, November 11

Ireland’s Wildlife ( – The Birdwatch Ireland Garden Bird Survey: how you can help monitor Ireland’s garden birds

Tuesday, November 12

Bird Words ( – Gull ID-ing

Wednesday, November 13

The Drunk Birder ( – Winter thrushes

Thursday, November 14

Derek BirdBrain ( – Using the ID Guide in the field

Friday, November 15

The Urban Birder ( – Ring Ouzel

RSPB Nature’s Home (  – Wild Geese

Thursday, November 21

19.00-20.00 GMT, Shindig event – this is a live internet video chat presentation to which all are invited (the capacity is limitless!). Dominic and Richard will discuss the book and take questions from the audience. Details and RSVP:


[Now closed] Princeton University Press is also giving away 5 autographed copies of The Crossley ID Guide: Britain and Ireland. Enter to win here. [Now closed]