Tagged: Clouds

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...

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...

Small Copper (Lycaena phlaeas) - Lynchcombe, Somerset, UK. ID BR55687

Lynchcombe Steps

Lynchcombe in September To me the highlight was the fabulous sunset we had over the Autumn Equinox. The side gate into Cook’s Fields that leads to the grass path down to village of Westbury-sub-Mendip...

Sunrise at Bagley Fields - Nr Wedmore, Somerset, UK. ID BR55808P

Back to Bagley

We have been so lucky to get some beautiful September weather.  Trying to make the most of the opportunity I returned to the fields at Bagley to photograph them at dawn and then again...

Glastonbury Tor - From above Wells, Mendip Hils, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_8726

Somerset Mist

A frosty start to the morning.  Looking out my window the landscape was covered in mist.  Time for a walk high up onto the Mendip to check out the view. Beautiful white mist, and...

Christmas Tree - Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_0921

Merry Christmas

A Strange Christmas This is not a normal Christmas.  I’m missing my son, my mum and the rest of the family.  Hopefully, things we get better next year.  I spent the early hours of...

Small Heath (Coenonympha pamphilus) - Lynchcombe, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_7522

Lynchcombe Steps

Lynchcombe The nature reserve is approaching autumn very quickly – the bracken has died back and the leaves are already changing. Speckled Woods Speckled wood butterflies just keep going.  They are pretty much the...

Mudgley - From North Chine Drove, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_6732

Going for a Ride

I have been going for lots of cycle rides as the lockdown eases.  Its a time to escape for a couple of hours in the middle of the week and enjoy some sunshine. On...

Sheep on Waden Hill - West Kennett, Marlborough, Wiltshire, UK. ID IMG_7588

Wiltshire Clouds

Wiltshire Leaving Somerset for the day to the neighbouring county of Wiltshire.  Visiting Avebury with some friends.  This area is full of history, Silbury Hill is the largest man made mound in Europe and was...

Golden Bracken - Lynchcombe, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3273

Lynchcombe Steps

Some Like It Hot The heat wave goes on and on.  I really like it.  But the grass that was very very long early in the year is now very very long and brown.  Still...