.... and here are a few snaps of bits mentioned below, most taken through the window (closed) as I have yet to work out how to open the door without frightening everything off. This then is the garden.
and the first birds seen were five Bramblings , one remained for a while, this taken through the kitchen window.
then the Siskins arrived
Moorhen has been using the pond and it was joined b a second bird which kept sitting down on the lawn, on closer inspection there was a blob of red under it.......
up it got and out ran the chick - kitchen window shot again