Meet the Model – Norbert the Nuthatch words and images by Peter Hanscomb Say hello to Norman , the Nuthatch Sitta europaea. This small agile and busy tit-sized woodland bird […]
Time for photo of the week , and it has to be this Robin , taking a bath at the paddling pool.
Tuesday 3rd May 2022 Another day at the meadow hide and its been a little crowded , myself , Anne and Graham all in attendance. we have mapped out the […]
We are carrying out a few minor improvements to the site , most of which you hopefully will not notice . We love to here from you and comments and […]
Wiltshire Wildlife Trust – Hagbourne Copse This pocket of woodland , purchased by the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust in 1999 provides a breathing space for wildlife in west Swindon and a peaceful place […]
The Food Thief My attempts to keep the fox away from the hedgehog food has failed again . You might also like……..
Hedgehog Awareness Week runs from 2nd – 8th May this year and it aims to raise the profile of the Britain’s only spiny mammal. This year the Hedgehog preservation society is asking people create […]
A little bit late but here is my last April photo of the week , the buzzard. Meet the model – Bernie the Buzzard – Buteo buteo By Graham Stewart […]
It’s all kicking off in the garden. The new hedgehog feeding station was ”attacked” by one hungry fox , with a hedgehog inside ……….
Wildlife Wednesday , 27th April 2022 What happened to spring ? Ok I can see new life , green shoots and the meadow bursting into life but it’s cold , […]
Meet the model Gordon the Guillemot Words & pictures by Graham Stewart Guillemot: Uria Alger Normally found in Northern waters, the Guillemot is a bird that spends most of its […]
GREYLAG GOOSE Anser anser Length 80cm Wingspan 140-160cm Weight 3-4 kg Population 150,000 […]
here are a few images from the meadow hide
Hogs in a box The Hedgehog Words and images by Peter Hanscomb The European hedgehog , Erinaceus europaeus is not only one of Britain’s favourite small mammals , it’s also […]
Weekend Wildlife , the Wren The Wren has to be one of my favourite feathered visitor here at the Meadow Hide. While it may be one of Britains smallest bird […]
It’s Friday, time for a bonus day at the meadow hide. The meadow is definitely on a growth mission . The trees are now all sporting their new outfit of […]