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  • Fill your Feeders!

    Sunday 1st Jan 2017
      Fill your feeders for our feathered friends, for winter’s here.  November sees the last leaves fall from the trees and night exceed day in length – the world becomes dark, dull, and at times unpredictable.  Wind and rai...Read More...

    Community comes together for the Environment

    Tuesday 13th Dec 2016
    Renowned Sussex naturalist and "The county's favourite writer" Richard Williamson came to Walberton in November to deliver Maves' first Winter Talk, 'The Woods and the Fields', an inspiring voyage through the wildlife and la...Read More...

    Our Winter Birds by Richard Williamson

    Tuesday 13th Dec 2016
    Writing in the Littlehampton Gazette on 1st Dec 2016, Richard Williamson says of woodcock, which have recently arrived on migration from Russia:   Binsted Woods is ideal sanctuary for these beautiful birds. It's damp and very rich in inver...Read More...

    The Robin's Red Breast

    Saturday 10th Dec 2016
    As the festive season approaches and our homes brim over with seasonal clutter, the robin takes poll position peering from greetings cards, emblazoned on wrapping paper and perched on a Yuletide chocolate log or in the snowy whiteness of a Christmas ...Read More...

    Winter Visitors

    Sunday 6th Nov 2016
      Just as swallows and swifts herald the beginning of summer, the fieldfares and redwings are a sure sign that winter is approaching. And, whilst we all miss our summer aerial acrobats, we should celebrate the arrival of these attractive winter...Read More...