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Saturday, 8 July 2017

Thank You from Holme Bird Observatory!

Back in February/March, you kindly donated to our Window Appeal, which Penny Clarke advertised on her blog to great effect.

I’m delighted to tell you that thanks to the wonderful response, the new windows and door have now been fitted and are shown in all their splendour on the home page of our website,

Please accept our thanks for helping to make this happen. We hope you will come and see the windows for yourself before too long.

With very Best Wishes
Sophie Barker, Warden at Holme Bird Observatory

On the NOA Website Sophie writes the following:
"Further to the superb response of NOA members and supporters, work to replace the windows at the Observatory has now been completed successfully, and makes the whole building look brand new !
Our thanks to everyone who donated towards this work, to the family of Peter Clarke, the Goldcrest Charitable Trust, to Timber Windows Norfolk for their fabulous new windows, and Steward Safety signs for finishing off the work with a great new sign for the building. The Observatory will now be dedicated to the memory of founder warden Peter Clarke."


  1. That's absolutely marvellous: a wonderful memorial to your Dad's life and work...

    1. Thanks David - a plaque will also be added, just got to sort the wording out.