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Starlings - Ham Wall, Somerset Levels, UK. ID BR54058

Starling Trail

Back at the starling roost at RSPB Ham Wall on the Somerset Levels. The first group of starlings for this evening arrive in a glorious sunset.  Not a cloud in the sky, just some...

Priddy Tree - Priddy Mineries, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID BR53249

The Lonesome Pine

This lonesome pine stands in the pale moonshine in the middle of the Mendips Hills in Somerset.  Known (by some) as the Priddy Tree it grows out of the top of a tumulus overlooking...

Starlings - Ham Wall, Somerset Levels, UK. ID BR53418

Starling Trail

Starling Trail – Back on! This was a day I had looked forward to since the start of the pandemic – a return to watch the starling murmurations over the Somerset Levels at RSPB...

Stockhill Woods - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID BR52781

Hidden Gold

Stockhill Woods These woods are Forestry Commission and in the most part they are a uniform plantation of conifers.  Added to that this was a dull overcast day, although the light was soft with...

Remembrance Sunday

Remembrance I cycled around my patch of Somerset to see the remembrance displays put on at the village churches.  So many villages make such a big effort. Once again Shapwick put on a beautiful...

Barrow Hill before dawn - Panborough, Nr Wedmore, Somerset, UK. ID BR52626

Barrow Hill

Barrow Hill is a small but perfectly formed hill at Panborough in Somerset.  In fact is so perfect that from some angles it looks handmade like a Somerset pyramid. I parked around the corner...

Sheep on the hillside - Looking south from Gilling Down, Nr Street, Somerset, UK. ID BR52336

Combe Hill Woods

The Combe Hill Wood near Street in Somerset is easy to access, it has a big car park and lots of well managed foot paths.  Perfect for an easy Sunday afternoon stroll. The woods are...

Floods on Splotts Moor - Nr Glastonbury, Somerset, UK. ID BR50956

Splotts Moor

Early morning flood adventures in the shadow of Glastonbury Tor. Splotts Moor When I visited the flood waters on Westbury Moor I also saw a lot of flooding around Splotts Moor.  So this morning...

Flooding on Westbury Moor - Westbury-sub-Mendip, Somerset, UK. ID BR50304P

Westbury Moor

From up on Mendip you could look down over the village of Westbury-sub-Mendip and see large areas of water shining in the bright sunlight. It was time to take a closer look, so I...

Beacon Hill Woods - Nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset, UK. ID BR51849

Golden Beacon

Beacon Hill Woods Near Shepton Mallet in Somerset these woods are looked after by the Beacon Hill Society along with the Woodland Trust.  Obviously, they do a great job as it is a wonderful...