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SANCCOB visits Birdworld

  Birdworld Park Manager, Mark Anderson was delighted to meet  SANCCOB’s Executive Director & Board Member, Dr Stephen van der Spuy this morning and to show him around the park’s Penguin Beach Exhibit. It was great to discuss with him the efforts that the Birdworld team are making for the conservation of the Endangered African […]

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SHE SAID YES! Lovebirds celebrate their Proposal at Birdworld

  Love was in the air yesterday as one Suffolk man made a trip to Birdworld incredibly special for one lady by popping the question in front of an audience of feathered-friends and well-wishers. Racing Journalist, Graham Clark, 31, devised the plan to propose to his girlfriend, Lynsey Pike also 31, through a romantic gesture […]

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Minibeast Safari Week celebrations at Birdworld

Last week, Birdworld celebrated Minibeast Safari Week at the 26-acre park. This is a national initiative also known as the Big Bug Bonanza which is run by BIAZA (British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums) to raise awareness of the importance of invertebrate life in ecosystems and to encourage positive behaviours towards invertebrates. Throughout […]

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Summer of Fun at Birdworld

Birdworld has been buzzing with activity recently as the park once again launches it Summer of Fun by hosting extra activities for visitors every weekday of the summer holiday! (Monday 24th July – 1st September). On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Birdworld will be hosting hilarious Entertainment Sessions with performers from Chubby’s World of Magic or […]

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Michael Underwood and Angellica Bell visit Birdworld

The team at Birdworld were delighted to welcome celebrity visitors, Michael Underwood and Angellica Bell to the park this week. The animal-loving presenting duo were visiting the park for the first time and were more than happy to greet the Birdworld team and pose for a picture with Front of House Team Leader, Jeni Carroll. […]

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Birdworld nominated for Listeners Choice Award!

Vote for us in the Eagle Radio Listener Choice Awards! We are delighted to have been nominated for the Surrey and Hampshire Listener Choice Awards 2017 – in the category of Best Day Out. The awards are aimed at finding the best day out in the area, as voted for by Eagle Radio listeners. Voting […]

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Greater Flamingo chicks hatch for the first time at Birdworld

The keeping team at Birdworld are delighted to announce that the park’s flamboyance of Greater Flamingos has successfully hatched chicks for the first time in the park’s history. The chicks, which have been carefully monitored by Birdworld’s dedicated keeping staff since laid as eggs earlier this year, are now finding their feet and exploring the world […]

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Birdworld steps in to help Seaview Wildlife Encounter

Birdworld is delighted to announce that it has been able to help with the rehoming of over 50 birds from Seaview Wildlife Encounter on the Isle of Wight, following its sad closure in October 2015. Birdworld Curator Duncan Bolton was contacted by Seaview before news of the park’s imminent closure spread.  Duncan and Aviculture Team […]

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First ever pelican hatching at Birdworld

We’re delighted to announce an extremely happy event at the park with the hatching of a number of pink-backed pelicans. Two batches of eggs donated by Paulton’s Park have hatched, producing fit and healthy young birds and we are beside ourselves as these are our first pelican hatchings! The first batch of three chicks are […]

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Conservation evening & auction

Birdworld is delighted to announce the launch of its annual online charity auction, set up to raise much needed funds to rescue threatened wild penguins, and assist in the reintroduction of the Great Bustard to the wild in Britain after almost 200 years. The fund also supports a variety of local conservation groups and initiatives. […]

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Birdworld delighted to support the Great Bustard Group’s best ever year

Staff at Birdworld are today celebrating the Great Bustard Group’s announcement that the charity has had its best ever year. The park is delighted to support the group in its work to bring the majestic Great Bustard back to Britain and has for the second year hatched the eggs for the GBG in their specialist […]

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