Big Birds Weekender On Richmond Beach

Got the nod about this the other day. The Big Bird’s Weekender, and this year it was on Richmond Beach. Genius.

Bit of a lost one in the end, which is why it’s taken me till Friday to post it.

Loads of us down there:

Mainly just hung out a lot, and paddled a bit.

Here’s Sally-Ann running off to the river to give it another go:

Not us though. Fuck that. We’d all had enough by then. Water was fucking freezing.

Got chatting to Alan.

Alan’s the heron on the right:

Quite an achievement seeing as Alan doesn’t usually like to talk.

To be honest, Alan never really looks like he’s enjoying himself. Not sure it’s really his thing:

It’s his girlfriend who drags him down there. Literally, apparently. As always though, Miranda is nowhere to be seen.

Got to feel a bit sorry for Alan.

Totally rocking weekend all round. Richmond Beach is the place to be. It’s Ham Common again next time. Not sure if they’ve set a date yet. That said, part of the deal is I keep it quiet. I’m also not sure what the capacity is down there.

Anyway, bring it on. Best weekend in a long time. Beats getting fucked up on ledges any day.

May 19, 2011. Uncategorized.

2 Comments

  1. Virginia Gal replied:

    how did Mart enjoy it?

  2. pigeonblog replied:

    Virginia Gal: Mart spent most of the day chatting to a goose called Lucy with a lisp. He met her trying to paddle. She was alright, as geese go. He also seemed pretty keen to go back this weekend, which we did. Lucy wasn’t there though.
    Your pal
    Bri

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