There's nothing like a bracing winter walk on the beach and this splendid shot of a sanderling dodging the incoming tide and breaking waves at Fleetwood transported me right there. I hope it works for you too!

Donald Bibby's fantastic image is the deserving winner of the Nature's Home photo of the week.

Sanderling by Nature's Home reader Donald Bibby 

The January issue of Nature's Home is out now, packed with more great wildlife photography. Let us know what you think!