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Sheep - Deerleap, Somerset, UK. ID 825_4840

Deerleap Snow

Singe Track Road One 4×4 had made it down the steep Deerleap road from the top of the Mendip Hills in Somerset.  Just around the corner the snow was 4 foot deep but they...

Winters Horse - Wookey Hole, Somerset, UK. ID 4577

Wookey Hole Snow

Wookey Hole The Mini beast from the east.  A couple of weeks after the Beat from the East when winter overtook spring in Somerset, along came its smaller sibling. The church of St Mary...

Spring Equinox Sunrise - From Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, UK. ID 825_7355

Spring Equinox

First a confession, I missed the Spring Equinox by a day.  Exhaustion from several days trudging through snow caused me to stay in bed too long.  So today, with a great weather forecast, I...

Snowdrops - Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID 825_4341

Priddy Hill Snowdrops

A couple of weeks after the storm nicknamed the beast from the east hit the UK snow stlll lies around at the sides of the roads. Priddy Hill At the top of the Mendip...

Snow - Milton, Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_4092

Model Farm

Model Farm near wells sits in the middle of crisscrossing footpaths.  North of the small city of Wells it is surrounded by woods and hills at the end of a quiet lane. Model Snow Catching...

Fenny Castle and River Sheppey - Nr Wookey, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3906

Fenny Castle

Fenny Castle Just about recognisable as the remains of a motte and bailey castle Fenny Castle sits in the middle of Wookey Parish in Somerset.    It was already a ruin over 500 years...

Rush - Yarley Fields, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3721

Yarley Fields

Yarley Fields Yarley Fields lies on the south facing slope of Yarley Hill looking over the Somerset Levels, Avalon Marshes and Glastonbury Tor.   The Avalon Marshes website states: They are mainly unimproved grassland...

Yarley Hill - Wookey Parish, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3545

Yarley Hill

Yarley Hill and Tree The picture below is probably the most popular view of Yarley Hill as seen from the Mendip Hills across the Axe Valley covered in mist.   A classic autumn picture.  Standing on its own...

Market Square - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3428

White Wells

With snow covering Somerset I headed to its City of Wells.  In the UK, in order of increasing size, we have hamlets, villages, towns and cities.  Wells is a city because it has a...

Snow Blown - Deerleap, Nr Priddy, Somerset, UK. ID 825_2798

Lynchcombe Update

Beast from the East Known as the beast from the east the UK entered the deep freeze just as spring was getting going.  It must have come as a shock to this horse in...