There are some new kids on the block - well cygnets really:
This picture was taken today and the following was taken on Monday at the nest site at the end of the pond:
It is always exciting to see how many will be in the brood and this year's count is 4. Dad has been very attentive in the run up to the hatching and subsequently
Hopefully there won't be a repeat of the calamitous events 3 years ago when the RSSPCA had to step in to rescue the brood and their mother when the dad disappeared. Mr Fox has been cited but the case is not proven.