Meet the Characters in our Woodland Gallery

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(Illustrations by Louise Gow)


The Colonel

Gentlemen, may I have your attention please.


The 'Foot Soldiers'

MacPherson, Calum, Angus, Archie and Donny.


Fin the Fox

The unmistakable grin of Fin the Fox, swam into focus.


The Colonel

By far the most handsome of all the cock pheasants was The Colonel.


MacPherson

I grant you the right to use your true Latin title, 'Phasianus Colchicus'.


Rosie

I've found treasure.... I've found nutty treasure!


Ozzie

Osbert de Tawny


The Gatecrasher

The 'Grey Enemy'


Fin the Fox

The Fox family needs food and The Colonel here has very kindly 'offered' to provide it.


The Colonel

The Colonel was safely tucked up in his roost...dreaming a delicious dream.


Mrs F - Fin's Wife

You wouldn't feed that to a mouse, never mind a vixen like me.


Huffy

Whit in the name o' the wee man, is THAT?


Huffy

Huffy the Hedgehog


Huffy the Hedgehog

If ma scarf wis good enough for Glasgow's east End, it's good enough for Beech Wood.


Huffy the Hedgehog

We've realised you've not been feeling yourself since you moved to Beech Wood.


Rackety Rook

What's going on 'ere, mate?




Rackety Rook

This year's brood of young chicks seemed to be a bunch of noisy delinquents.


Rackety Rook

A choir of rooks.




Rackety Rook

Sorry, mate. Bit of a crash landing, I'm afraid.


Rackety Rook

There was the same scruffy look, the same crumpled thigh feathers which billowed out like a pair of baggy trousers.