Brian Briggs and the Chaffinch Song Dec. 9, 2018

from Tweet of the Day· ·

Former Stornoway band member Brian Briggs, returns for a second week curating the Tweet of the Day output, with a story of how the chaffinch song was the first he recognised. Brian, now a reserve manager at the Wetlands and Wildlife Trust's Llanelli Wetland Centre, remembers how his first job as an ecologist at Oxford's Wytham Woods ignited his journey into learning the language of birds throughout the seasons. You can hear more from Brian in the Tweet of the Week Ombibus, available on the Radio 4 website and on BBC Sounds Producer Andrew Dawes



Former Stornoway band member Brian Briggs, returns for a second week curating the Tweet of the Day output, with a story of how the chaffinch song was the first he recognised. Brian, now a reserve manager at the Wetlands and Wildlife Trust's Llanelli Wetland Centre, remembers how his first job as an ecologist at Oxford's Wytham Woods ignited his journey into learning the language of birds throughout the seasons. You can hear more from Brian in the Tweet of the Week Ombibus, available on the Radio 4 website and on BBC Sounds Producer Andrew Dawes