I've not been to Knole Park for ages. So this morning I went there, setting out before dawn under clear, cool and still conditions.
This tree was the preferred perch of the Meadow Pipits in this open area - they flew into it when flushed by anyone or anything. When a golf buggy went by, they seemed to explode out of the long grass - there must have been 50 of them at least.
20 October 2011) - I might have another crack at it this year.