viewimage.jpeg“London’s largest bird reserve is the London Wetland Centre, a vast swathe of marshy sogginess located in a bend in the Thames near Hammersmith. It’s busy and it’s delightful, but it’ll cost you eight quid to get in.

London’s second largest bird reserve is rather different. It’s hidden off the Lea Bridge road near Leyton, it’s considerably more deserted, and entrance is free. It’s the Waterworks Nature Reserve, and I can’t believe I’ve only just noticed it exists.”

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~ by Tom on 7 Jan, 2008.

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