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August 5, 2018

Rose leaf

Early morning dew on new Rose leaf. Brian Robinson 5th August 2018
August 5, 2018

‘Swarming up nicely!

On holiday in the Lake District recently, we had to go past this swarm of bees (Honey Bees, I think) every day. About the size of […]
August 1, 2018

Mistle Thrush

I believe this is a young Mistle Thrush, approximately 10 of these birds arrived in a field bordering the Torridge, it appeared some were young, others […]
August 1, 2018

An ‘Elephant’ in the garden!

I discovered this Elephant Hawk Moth caterpillar whilst digging out some large grasses from our vegetable patch recently. It was at least 65 mm long and […]
July 17, 2018

Butter fingers!

This Silver-Washed Fritillary was very obliging when I tried to take its picture in our garden this morning. Indeed, it sat on my finger and stayed […]
July 16, 2018

Barn Owl

This year our resident Barn Owls have successfully hatched and reared 4 chicks. These photos are of one of them emerging from the next site. Last […]
July 16, 2018

Flying Frog!

Whilst walking in Cathy & Geoff Pitt’s  field recently I saw this on top of a bale and thinking it might be a dropping of some […]
July 11, 2018


Here’s a photo I took on the Waldon recently of a Dipper, I think it’s one of this year’s young as it’s white breast isn’t very […]
July 11, 2018


This is a photo I took the other day on the Torridge, you can see two Herons in the shot, but there were six Herons in […]