Queens Award for Voluntary Service

March Flush Count

Here is the tally of birds seen at the March (and final) snipe flush.


Two pairs of teal in School Pond this afternoon. Steve

Shell duck

Two shell duck observed on School Pond on the afternoon of 19th April.

A Spring of Teal

I walked along the path from the Fairfield Orchard to the Cromwell Road gate this afternoon at about … Read More


Two pairs of goosander on the School Pond this lunchtime. Yesterday another sighting of a hare in Big … Read More

School Pond lapwing

There was a lapwing prodding about in the muddy edge of School Pond this morning. It flew off … Read More

“February” flush count

February’s flush count was brought forward in the light of this week’s FFOG meeting which – among other things – will … Read More

A disappointing tally

Given the strength of snipe numbers so far this season, we were expecting a busy time this morning. … Read More