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Bushy Park

It’s a long weekend here in New Zealand so I thought I’d make the most of having 3 days off work and take a little road trip 20kms north of Wanganui to the haven known as Bushy Park. 205 more words



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I finally feel like I’m making some real progress in my running.

During September, we had lots of volunteers and I ran at Lloyd parkrun three times. 412 more words

Bushy and Home Parks awarded SSSI status

Bushy and Home Park have been officially recognised as being among the most important places for wildlife in England. Both parks have been designated as new Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) as a recognition for their importance in nature conservation. 396 more words


10th Anniversaries Celebrated

Paul Sinton-Hewitt started the hugely popular parkrun from small beginnings – after being forced to quit competitive running due to injury, he started to run around Bushy Park with his friends and wanted to have a weekly run in the same place, same time. 408 more words


Deer at Bushy Park

I went to Bushy Park in search of green parrots, but found deer instead .  There are a number of  flocks green parrots around London, thought to have escaped and managed to adapt to our UK winter.   272 more words


Beautiful Demoseille (Calopteryx virgo)

I first noticed a few bright blue flitters beside the Thames near Hampton Court some while ago.  I thought at first they must be butterflies. It turns out they were Beautiful Demoseille damselflies.   82 more words