Category: nature

Young Red Deer in the Field at Helsbury…

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Flowering Now at Helsbury…

Wild – Primrose, Violet, Lady’s Mantle, Dead Nettle, Stitchwort, Bluebell, Wood anemone, Celandine and some Campion. Still some late daffodils/narcissi, Primroses and Heather in the garden. Lots to see and even more for us to identify! Copyright Helsbury Park

RSPB Garden Watch Results

The results of the Big Garden Watch have been released which we, at Helsbury Park, were proud to be part of. Well over half a million people celebrated the 30th year of the Birdwacth, making this the biggest bird survey in the world. A huge increase from humble beginnings in 1979 when just 30,000 children […]

It pays to get up early round here…

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Barn owls on site…

We’ve been very lucky with wildlife this year and even more so recently when we’ve had a paid of barn owls hunting on the land every evening. They are lovely and quite enchanting birds with total confidence and presence, they are not scared of being approached and have flown extremely close to get a proper […]

Fledglings stay rent free…

We’ve been keeping an eye on a couple of nests in our log stores with the help of our guests, last week Claire Fisher noticed that the baby birds had finally got big enough to fly and have indeed left the nest, some great photos here… Copyright Helsbury Park