Tag Archives: Frog

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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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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Autumn splash too

The Autumn splash is now being delivered to Friends. It will be popping through your letterbox soon if you haven’t received your copy already. It includes the review of the year, which you can also find now in the ‘Annual review … Continue reading

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Playing tag

From the launch of the pond website our posts have been categorised by topic, for example, work morning, and splash. At the bottom of each post you will see the category or categories in which it is included. And at … Continue reading

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Species survey

Our friends from the Bedfordshire Reptile and Amphibian Group visited and surveyed the pond again this month, and have reported a good population of great crested newts. They had no difficulty finding eggs, even this late in the season, and also found … Continue reading

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Life goes on

Addressing the Annual Parish Meeting tonight (8 May), Peter Applewhite, Chairman of the Friends of the Biddenham Village Pond, commented that the 2011 great drying out hadn’t meant death to life in the pond. The species survey and the recent … Continue reading

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Second time lucky?

Yes and no. Yes, there were no frogs. But at part 2 of this year’s frog foray yesterday evening, happily in better weather, toads were croaking and one was spotted. And in the water five newts were spied swimming around. … Continue reading

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