Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Frampton Marsh

    Santa Claus Is Coming To Town!

    Yes, he'll be making a list and checking it twice. He'll be finding out who's naughty or nice. Because Santa Claus is coming to Frampton Marsh! On Sunday 7 December we'll be holding our Festive Family Funday, including a visit from...
  • Langford Lowfields


    Just a quick update for this week, with the exciting news of a tree sparrow seen using our feeding station by the viewing screen on the public footpath (thanks to Beach Hut volunteer Dave Roberts for this)! This is the first time the species has been...
  • Coombes & Churnet Valley

    Coming out to play?

    Think back to your childhood; do you picture a long drizzly Sunday, sat bored indoors on the sofa? No of course you don’t! All the best memories and adventures begin with the great outdoors. As a child there is nothing more satisfying than sticking...
  • Titchwell Marsh

    November 27th 2014 - Today's highlights

    Black throated diver - 1 reported offshore Slavonian grebe - 4 reported offshore Long tailed duck - 2 offshore Twite - 2 at Thornham Point Snow bunting - 4 at Thornham Point Chiffchaff - 2 along Meadow Trail Greenshank - 2 on fresh marsh...
  • Dearne Valley

    And the book was a bit bare....

    Hello, it's been a bit of a quiet day as far as the book is concerned so here are the sightings. All the usual suspects were seen in the bird garden, there were redwing on the drive, a great spotted woodpecker flying over the visitor centre and...
Latest photos
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Coal tit on window feeder

This cheeky fellow landed on my window feeder at The Lodge to grab a sunflower seed
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Bee on purple flower

I took this photo in the formal gardens at The Lodge - great for insects!
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Damselfly loveheart

The old swimming pool in the gardens is now a whopping big wildlife pond. Take a look during spring and...
Posted to: The Lodge
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Smooth newts can be seen in the smaller ponds at The Lodge. This was taken at the pond on the old heath...
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The sheep at The Lodge help to control (eat) vegetation in some parts of the reserve.
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Autumn splendour

The gardens look great right through the year at The Lodge. Here's a view of the back of the 19th...
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Hornet mimicing hoverfly

We saw this beast on one of the buddleia bushes at The Lodge. It's cool isn't it?
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Aug 2nd 2009 Our 3 Osprey "chicks"

Snip taken from a view of the nest
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Garten? 02-0809

Capture from LG cam
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The Osprey Centre

A Loch Garten osprey's view of the Visitor Centre. Now everybody wave!
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The earth moved

Well it's started this small beast will move upto 40 tons in a load but it will still take 3 months...
Posted to: Titchwell Marsh
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