Today, I was determined to get some footage of another event that keeps taking place on the river.
There are two or three herons (not usually together, but as there is a youngster, there must be two parents) and today one of the parents was looking rather fine amongst the reeds.
There is also a rather enterprising crow that comes down and eats the bread people throw down for the ducks and the swan. This is the first time I've ever seen a crow do something like this.
Of course, the swan sees it off if it gets too near.
Sadly, the heron, despite its far greater size, is a bit more nervous than the swan: