Tagged: Daffodils

The church of St Thomas a Becket - South Cadbury, Somerset, UK. ID DSC_1083

South Cadbury Daffodils

This spring I have been doing a tour around the parishes of Camelot photographing the churchyard flowers.  Having visited Blackford, Bratton Seymour, Holton, Maperton, North Cheriton, and Yarlington  today it was the turn of South Cadbury....

Sheep - Bratton Seymour, Somerset, UK. ID 825_7944

Church Flock

Bratton Seymour near Castle Cary in Somerset sits on Bratton Hill with long views to the east.  This outlook has made it a favourite of mine during the spring equinox.  Today I was a...

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...

Church of St Matthew in Snow - Wookey, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3501

Snowy Snowdrops Drop

The other day I rushed across to Wookey to catch the sunset behind the church.  I missed the deepest reds running around the footpaths deciding where to stand my tripod.  However, it was a...

Glastonbury Abbey - Somerset, UK. ID 825_0532

Last Snowdrops

A few days ago I visited Glastonbury Abbey, this is unusual for me as you have to pay to get in.  But I new it had a good collection of snowdrops so it was...

Bishops Palace - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_2243

Wells Snowdrops

As we head towards the end of the snowdrop season I headed north to Wells hoping I could find some fresh flowers. Bishops Palace This weekend the Bishop’s Palace  held a snowdrop celebration.  So...

St Peters Church - Draycott, Somerset, UK. ID 810_5149

St Peters Draycott

Flying visit to St Peters church in Draycott under the Mendip Hills of Somerset. The Church While the light was good looked great on the stone walls the daffodils were just passed their best.

High Ham

The Church of St Andrew in High Ham comes alive in spring with flowers. Celendines The churchyard is full of Lesser celandine (Ficaria vernal) that shine in the sunlight. Primroses The occasional primrose added...

St Cuthberts Daffodils

St Cuthbert’s of Wells is the largest church in Somerset. It is so big, and has such a good position in the centre of the city, that many visitors think its the Cathedral.  Early spring each year lines of daffodils fill the church yard....

Spring Flowers

Spring has sprung across Somerset. Flowers are blooming along roadside verges, gardens, parks and nature reserves. Bratton Seymour As we approach the spring equinox I am reminded of the church at Bratton Seymour.  On...