Burgess goes wild

Examining water sample with a magnifierWild Burgess at the fishing lake

Burgess Park fishing lake was redesigned in 2012/13 and opened to the public along with the rest of the park after five years.

Nature and caring people have made the lake as you see it today with reed beds.Read more

Photo of Lime blossomWild Burgess in May 2018

Any day now, the Lime trees (Common Lime or Linden, Tilia Europea) will come into bloom. They perfume the air with one of the most delightful scents of summer. Walk along the main avenue by the tennis courts … Read more

 

Egyptian geese by Burgess LakeBurgess goes wild about waterfowl
April 2018

Despite the terrible weather the Friends of Burgess Park were finding out how much people knew about the birds on the lake; their names; what they eat and the problems of feeding bread to the ducks. … Read more

HellesboreBurgess goes wild
March 2018

In a corner of the English Garden you’ll find Daphne odora. As the name suggests, it has a gorgeous perfume. Spot the frogs in the pond. … Read more