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  • Two turtle doves

    Two turtle doves

    Turtle doves have long been a symbol of love and fidelity and have inspired poets, artists and musicians alike, so presenting your one true love with a bonded pair of turtle doves would be the ultimate romantic gesture – except that these birds are now heart-wrenchingly rare.

  • A partridge in a pear tree

    A partridge in a pear tree

    Concerted conservation efforts on farmland across the county could see the grey partridge thrive here once again – but we’re still unlikely to see one perching in a pear tree.

  • Stoat


    The slinky stoat is a bundle of energy, always alert and highly inquisitive.

  • Fabulous fungi

    Fabulous fungi

    Autumn reveals a wonderful array of fantastic fungi, marvellous mushrooms and tremendous toadstools.

  • Sussex super-trout

    Sussex super-trout

    November signals the start of the wild trout spawning season.