• Autumn Wildlife Update

    Birds We’ve had a few sightings of the Kingfisher this year but less than normal. Mostly they’ve been spotted darting along the backwater where we think they’ve been nesting and feeding. Interestingly we’ve had a pair of Nuthatches using the feeding stations and believe there were 2 pairs of Mandarins this year. Also, there were […]

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  • Friends Contribute to New Secure Container

    The Friends agreed to contribute £2000 towards the secure container earlier this year. It is now installed and is relatively discrete – tucked away behind the car park. Philippa Croucher, our Head Rager, said that the day the container arrived her stress levels reduced after years of trying to store equipment, bulky items and materials. […]

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  • Your Friends Committee for 2015/16

    These are exciting times for the Park and the Friends in plenty of ways. We’re delighted to report that The Friends of Barnwell Country Park (FoBCP) now has 137 members and our objective for the coming 12 months is to raise that to 250. We ask you join or encourage your friends to join the […]

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  • Tales of an Autumn Angler by Miles Davies

    We hope you enjoy this article written by Miles Davies. It is highly observed and Miles is undoubtedly a lover of the natural environment offered by the Park. He’s writing a book on angling. No doubt, as a Friend and contributor, we will be letting you know when this is released. There was a definite […]

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