Thank you to our sponsors. The Editorial Board would like to give special thanks to the firms and organisations which have helped BB with sponsorship during 1989: William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd, Christopher Helm Publishers Ltd, 'The Famous Grouse' Scotch whisky, Kowa telescopes, Sunbird, ZEISS West Germany.
Winners of free 'BB' subscriptions for life. The draw for free life-long subscriptions for a newly recruited subscriber and the existing recruiting subscriber (see Brit. Birds 82: 120, 180, 334) was won by Alison Bunting of Canford Magna, Dorset, and Brian Minshull of St Albans, Hertfordshire.
Binding your 'BB' Standard book-binding oi BB issues costs £14.75 per volume. Use the form on the back of the index, and send yours in to arrive before one of the four annual deadlines: 15th January, 15th March, 1st July and 1st October. Th e binders' address is: Chapman Brooks Bookbinders Ltd, 173 Elmers End Road, Beckenham, Kent BR3 4SZ. Loose binders are also available, as usual, through British BirdShop, at £6.95 (see page xii).