January 1982 – vol. 75, issue 1, pp 44–46 After six years as author and then senior author of 'News and comment', Peter Conder has requested a well-deserved rest. We and all BB readers will miss his expert, knowledgeable touch and keen eye for items of conservation importance. Thank you, Peter! Starting with this issue, Mike Everett will be joined in co-authorship of 'News and comment' by Bob Spencer. As Director of Services of the BTO and ri... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.