BBC Nature publishes Sandpiper image as part of their "Nature's 12 days of Christmas" feature

25th December 2013
Richard Nicoll's image of a Green Sandpiper landing at Wicken Fen has been published as an illustration for day 11 of their pictures illustrating the 12 Days of Christmas. The BBC commented: "It is no surprise that we did not have any images of 11 pipers piping, however we did find this spectacular shot of a green sandpiper by Richard Nicoll."