As I entered the wood it was absolutely silent, it was very strange, usually there are feeding parties of tits constantly contact calling, a great spotted woodpecker usually cheeps, a wren explodes his call, nothing, silent. had a sparrow hawk just shot through the wood? don't know. As I left the wood a wood pigeon slapped it's wings on take off and another started cooing. The spell was broken. It wasn't early but there was no wind, or rain, or sunshine, that meant I could take a reasonable picture of the chicks if they were not being brooded. Photographers will not say the picture is not even reasonable but it is a digiscope picture with a 3.3Mega pixel Nikon 990 and it is 3Km away, anyway it shows three chicks, two heads and a wing of the third. The smallest was at it's mother feet pecking so she must have had some fish remnants, the chick was the smallest and clearly hungry. The other two  were content, as was dad nearby surveying his domain. Notice the clear difference in chest colouration, the female being much browner. The small bluish flower is a common field speedwell, I think, I put it on ispot for expert opinion, I also identified a cut leaved cranesbill but I incorrectly plucked it and took it home to identify. I doubt the species will be threatened by my actions but at least my actions were considered, the third is the cut leaved cranesbill.

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