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Christmas Lights - Meare, Somerset, UK. ID JB_8708

Starling Trail

Those that visit RSPB Ham Wall will have seen this wonderful Christmas display in Meare.  I love the line of toilets, and when the lights were added I had to finally take a picture....

Sunset at the Beacon - Uphill, Somerset, UK. ID JB_6911

Sunset at Uphill

A group of seagulls flies back from WWT Steart Marshes passed the old windmill at Uphill in North Somerset. After the sun disappeared behind the Quantock Hills a pink glow builds over Brent Knoll....

Fox - Ham Wall, Somerset, UK. ID JB_6764

Starling Trail

The starlings at RSPB Ham Wall become restless.  Through the noise of a hundred thousand starlings a group of egrets make a quick get away. Just in time, moments later the huge flock of...

Starlings - Ham Wall, Somerset, UK. ID JB_6034

Starling Trail

Today Shapwick Heath turned into a frosty winter land. Perfect day for a very cold bike ride. The frost was only hanging around in the shade, creating a wonderful contrast with the warm evening...

Mendip Hospital Chapel - South Horrington, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_4272H

South Horrington Chapel

Before sunrise I was standing in a very cold field above the chapel of the former Mendip Hospital just outside the tiny Somerset city of Wells. The hospital generates it own mist. The steeple...

Sunrise at Pen Hill - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_4041H

Pen Hill

Pen Hill is the Mendip Hills red light district.  The mast is nearly 300m tall and sits on the top of a 300m hill in Somerset.  It is surrounded by rough grazing and dry-stone...

Glastonbury Tor in the Mist - From Deerleap, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3476

December Mist

Judging from the hoar frost on Somerset’s Mendip Hills winter is on its way.  Sadly, I missed the best of the frost.  The ice crystals were already raining down from the trees.  So I...

Starling Trail

I was very pleased with this picture taken recently at RSPB Ham Wall.  It shows a group of visitors at the first viewing platform enjoying a fabulous starling display.  I got this image by...

Starling Murmuration - Ham Wall, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2407

Starling Trail

Not every day brings the best weather for starling watching.  At RSPB Ham Wall it was dark and a bit dull.  Only directly overhead could you find a patch of blue sky.  Chance to...

Starling Murmuration - Ham Wall, Somerset, UK. ID JB_1139

Starling Trail

How does RSPB Ham Wall continue to produce such wonderful sunsets.  And some great starling displays! A huge cloud of starlings appear out of no where, and float across a colourful sky. Looking over...