• Nature walks with Carol – from your armchair

    We recommend Carol’s website – read the details for a link to her walk around Barnwell Country Park where she spotted mandarin ducks mating (here’s hoping for very cute mandarin chicks soon –  and don’t miss the link to the section where she gives an insight into how she takes great photographs of birds and animals.

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  • Big Birdwatch January 2018: How to join in

    It’s the annual big garden bird watch this weekend 27 – 29 January 2018.  Did you know you can do it at the Country Park too?   Help the RSPB by counting the birds you see from the bird hides this weekend.  Watch and count for one hour. Do you reckon the house sparrow will come […]

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  • Look after your feathered friends

    It’s National Nestbox Week.  Why not take care of your garden love birds this Valentine’s Day? Come in to the Barnwell Country Park Visitor Centre where you can make your very own nest box and bird feeder to take home. Wednesday 14 February. Price £5 per box. Pre-booking essential. Suitable for ages 8+ Children to […]

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  • Love Bird Trail

    Look out for lots of different birds along the trail and see if you can work out which are the true love birds and which are the phonies. Runs from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 February. Quiz sheets available from the Visitor Centre. 10am-4pm £1 recommended donation Includes a small prize.

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