Cold War Warrior's photos with the HQ Gwent Police

Northumbria Police BMW, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 27 August 2014

Northumbria Police BMW, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 27 August 2014
A long way from home. The NATO Summit is being held in Newport 4-5 September; about nine thousand police will be involved, about four times the strength of Gwent Police. So, we'll get by with a little help from our friends.
Added on August 28, 2014

Swallows, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 26 August 2014

Swallows, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 26 August 2014
The last brood of the summer for this nest; nearly ready to fly the nest. Hopefully, there will be a spell of good weather to enable them to fatten up and get fit for the long journey facing them soon.
Added on August 28, 2014

Empty Nest Syndrome, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 12 July 2014

Empty Nest Syndrome, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 12 July 2014
The chicks fled the nest two days ago and there appears to be no sign of the parents starting another brood in it. Possibly the constant (but well meaning) attention and the paparazzi have put them off the site.
Added on July 13, 2014

Feeding Time! HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 9 July 2014

Feeding Time! HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 9 July 2014
Mum (or Dad) making sure chicks at the back get their share.
Added on July 10, 2014

Swallow, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 2 July 2014

Swallow, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 2 July 2014
There is a colony of swallows (Hirundo rustica) which nests at HQ every year. One pair appears to have shunned the main colony by building a nest for the last couple of years separate from their fellow swallows, in the loading bay.
Added on July  2, 2014

Swallow Nest, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 1 July 2014

Swallow Nest, HQ Gwent Police, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran 1 July 2014
There is a colony of swallows (Hirundo rustica) which nests at HQ every year. One pair appears to have shunned the main colony by building a nest for the last couple of years separate from their fellow swallows, in the loading bay. Here, the nestlings, p…
Added on July  2, 2014