The wet weather has meant that plants have been slower growing this year than last but the hedges are now in full leaf and the Blackthorn is now in flower.
Besides the thrush we also have
As you can see our bird population are
On a sadder note this is a picture of a Moorhen's nest by the pond she had 6 eggs. The nest however has been raided (not by man) and the moorhen has abandoned it.
Along the cattle drive Celendines can be
seen with their yellow flowers and there are still some Catkins in the
The mild winter has also meant a population
explosion for our rabbits and now the cows are out and we are regularly
going down the fields the dogs are having a great time chasing them
(I haven't seen them catch one yet though).
More next month PHIL