Category Archives: Frog foray

The annual ‘will there be any frogs this year’ foray

Pond life

It was a lovely Spring evening tonight, Friday 31 March, perfect for Frog Foraying. Of course, the frogs didn’t appreciate that so didn’t turn up, and nor did the toads. But Chris and his three companions exploring the pond by … Continue reading

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Dates for your diary

Some dates for your diary: Friday, 31 March for our annual evening Frog Foray at the pond; Sunday, 11 June in the Church Barn, our Summer Splash Out and Friends’ AGM; and Sunday, 16 July in the afternoon for our … Continue reading

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A foraying he will go …

Chris didn’t spot any amphibians on his solitary frog foray on 18 March but did identify a strong population of greater and lesser ramshorn snails. The greater are as big as a 50p coin and between them they help graze … Continue reading

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Frogs particularly welcome

If you’re free on Friday, 18 March at 9.00 pm you couldn’t do anything better than pop down to the pond for the 2016 great Frog Foray, led by Chris Jones, our very own wildlife expert. Please bring a torch, and wellies … Continue reading

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A fine Foray

Friday, 20 March, a fine Spring day, opened with the 21st century’s first solar eclipse, visible over the village, and closed with the 2015 Frog Foray. Chris and three forayers arrived at the pond. Not unexpectedly, the frogs didn’t. But … Continue reading

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More sightings and upcoming events

There have been more sightings this week of the kingfisher down at the pond, which is exciting news. But we’ve still not seen it ourselves! Please let us know if you spot it when you’re visiting or passing by the … Continue reading

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Busy times at the pond

Under a starry sky, last night’s enjoyable frog foray brought to an end a busy seven days down at the pond. Kicking off with Saturday’s Spring work morning, Monday evening then found 20 enthusiastic Brownies from the Great Denham Pack seeking out … Continue reading

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Frog alert

The great 2014 Frog Foray is tomorrow, Friday, 4 April at 9.00 pm at the pond. All are welcome, and we’d love to see you there. Please bring your wellies and a torch. And children, please bring a responsible adult. … Continue reading

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Will there be frogs?

Chris Jones will be leading this year’s frog foray down at the pond on Friday, 4 April at 9.00 pm. Please come along with wellies and a torch, and if you see a frog before then please invite it to … Continue reading

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A message from the frogs

Festive focus: frogs firmly favour Facebook We do enjoy hopping along to this website for our home – the village pond. We hope you do too. And we’re very grateful the Friends of the Biddenham Village Pond recently consulted us … Continue reading

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