Tagged: Sky

War Memorial - Butleigh Cross, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2010H

Butleigh Cross

Number 36 on the Ann Heeley Hertitage Trail is the Butleigh Cross War Memorial.  Butleigh is a small village just south of Glastonbury in Somerset. As the First World War ended, it was decided...

Glastonbury Tor from Westhay Bridge - Westhay, Somerset, UK. ID JB_0037

Morning Brue

The River Brue flows very slowly across the Somerset Levels.  Much of its route is really straight, but a small section between Meare and Westhay is all wibbly-wobbly.  So I started a mini-project to...

Dawn over Queen's Sedge Moor - Nr Glastonbury, Somerset, UK. ID JB_5012

Queen’s Sedge Moor

Recently I have driven down the road between Wells and Glastonbury at roughly the same time each morning.  I noticed a small clump of trees in a field next to the road.  So I...

Sunset - Walton Heath, Ham Wall, Somerset Levels, UK. ID JB_3503

Starlings Trail

Waiting for the starlings to return to their roost site at RSPB Ham Wall can be a wonderful time.  The combination of watching a beautiful restful landscape after a hard day at work, plus...

Waltons Heath at Dawn - Ham Wall, Somerset Levels, UK. ID JB_1153

Walton Heath

Walton Heath (named after the local village) is part of RSPB Ham Wall.  Its not your typical heath of gorse and heather, but reeds and open water. Sunrise We have not seen much sun...

Starling Morning - Waltons Heath, Ham Wall, Somerset, UK. ID JB_0633

Starling Trail

It is the weekend and anticipating some very busy evenings at the RSPB Ham Wall starling roost I decided instead to watch the starlings leave in the mornings. Saturday A dull dark start to...

Starlings - Ham Wall, Somerset Levels, UK. ID JB_0053

Starling Trail

Rain Rain Rain Back at RSPB Ham Wall in the rain.  We have had a warm Christmas season, but that has welcomed in dark grey skies and a lot of rain.  We had a...

Starlings and the Marsh Harrier - Ham Wall, Somerset Levels, UK. ID JB_9240

Starling Trail

Robin Robins I popped across to RSPB Ham Wall to watch the starlings returning to their night time roost.  The reserve is promoting the Netflix RobinRobin movie, and as it turned out there were...

Christmas Star - Whitstone Hill Farm, Shepton Mallet, UK. ID JB_8172

Christmas Stars

It is Boxing Day and what better in a tiny gap in the wet weather we have had recently than to visit a couple of stars I have not seen since the start of...

Lynchcombe Sunrise - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_7322

Red Dawn at Lynchcombe

Its Christmas morning and it’s cloudy. These pictures were taken a couple of days ago. I hope you like them, Jeff. Happy Christmas Early in the morning a beautiful deep red sky above the...