After this mornings wash out after dinner the skies cleared & out came the sun quickly drying up all the rain so we decided to go to Dowley Gap for a quick visit.The temperature was up to 14°C by the time we arrived & went down to the canal seeing A pair of Greylags with six goslings & another pair with two goslings but not to be out done a Mallard had twelve chicks.Other birds included Grey Wagtail,Robin,Dunnock & Wren.After getting a few snaps we set off back home arriving before a heavy shower.
|Greylag with it's youngsters|
|Grey Wagtail doing some preening|
|Mallard with twelve chicks|
|Proud parents with their goslings|
|Dowley Gap 3/5/15|