Either way, it is a most enjoyable saunter through the fields down to the river and the old Five Arches Bridge, which I remember well from school nature visits in the 1950s!
The swan family consisted of 7 goslings in May but sadly it appears there are now only 6.
The Friends of Foots Cray Meadows organise a variety of fun events during the year. Visit their website for further information.
Margot Rohan - Orpington Community