Apart from the legendary llamas (they made the national press) there is an abundance of wildlife at Goadby Marwood - and I don't just mean the villagers ....
although some of them are certainly wild. Badgers, foxes, weasels are often seen, and the bird life at Goadby Marwood is really fantastic.
One inhabitant with an eye for the birds has recorded over 50 different species in his garden:
Crossbill (juvenile on bird feeder)
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Grey Heron (!)
Kingfisher (on washing line!!)
Mallard (with 9 ducklings)
Marsh (Willow?) Tit
Partridge (red legged)
Snipe (on pond edge)
Skylarks and Yellow Hammers have been heard from the garden and the following birds have flown overhead. No doubt there have been many others: