Springwatch at Sherborne Park at Lodge Park and Sherborne Park Estate

The BBC returned for Springwatch in May 2018, marking a full year of wildlife watching on the Sherborne Park Estate.

Nature moments

Meet the newest ranger looking after the Sherborne Park Estate

BBC Springwatch has been broadcasting from Sherborne Park Estate throughout 2017 and during spring 2018, but have you ever wondered who looks after things the rest of the time? Well now you can get to know more about the newest ranger, Ellie, and the things our rangers do to keep the estate thriving all year round.

An osprey in flight over the Sherborne Park Estate

Wildlife at Sherborne 

Stand still by the river, in the woodland or the open fields at Sherborne and it quickly becomes obvious how much wildlife lives here. From otters to osprey, what will you find?

The BBC at Sherborne


Nature on your doorstep

Chris Packham from BBC Springwatch explores Sherborne village to find the nature you can see on your doorstep.

Wildlife at our places

Gillian Burke, Michaela Strachan and Chris Packham


Find out more about Springwatch, see extra clips and photos on the BBC website.