© Worth Park Friends 2023
Our members Tom and Chris Howard-Jones wrote:
Coal Tit, Photo: Vine House Farm
The early sunshine had clouded over by the time we set off on Mothering Sunday.
We saw a
on a couple of occasions which is not usual.
was alone. Still no sign of the other adult or the goslings.
are still there.
Noticeably there were
no Black-headed Gulls
at all - just a week ago there were
large noisy flocks of them. Presumably they have left to go to their breeding sites.
sat on the lake in splendid isolation.
were mobbing a
that was perched next to an old nest.
Two of the
were still present. The smaller, "cinnamon" one was not
Some primroses are in bloom and tiny bunches of cowslips are showing. The banks
of daffodils and crocuses are lovely.
A full list of the birds seen is given in the