• Summer 2017

    After a hugely successful Music in the Park, held on Sunday 16 July, the Rangers will be running lots of fun events throughout August: A flying insect quiz trail, celebrating National Dragonfly Week and the Big Butterfly Count – runs until 13 August, get your quiz sheet at the Kingfisher Café. £2 per sheet (includes […]

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  • Report from the recent Sleepout Microadventure

    On Saturday 30 June 2017 approximately 30 inexperienced Micro-Adventurers took part in a Bivvy Night. The adventurers slept in green survival bags which are usually used in dangerous rescue operations. Participants arrived at Barnwell Park at 6pm and were taken through a brief by the organiser Claire Faulkner. Following the safety instructions, Richard Chandler, a […]

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  • 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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