There is a family of swans on Marden Wildlife Park in Cullercoats, North Tyneside.
In 2010 they had their first brood and have done so annually since.
However the offspring are reluctant to leave the lake, which leads to all-year-round confrontation between the parents and young.

S'one left

And then there was one - say "Ahh" - June 2013

2013 brood

Only three cygnets for the adult pair this time - none survived

  The evil twins

Last year's twins putting their heads together to create mayhem amongst this year's crop of Canada goslings