So today I have been walking and cycling all over the place, always on the look out, and annoyed the gatekeepers out in numbers today won't settle for the camera.
It's been a beautiful day, with tea, scones, and reading in between bursts of activity.
And I love it thus.
|This hoverfly is a wasp imitator. In the garden.
|Small tortoiseshell in the Rumbles Cafe flowerbed on the Sconce
|Pollen drenched (cuckoo?) bumblebee, Clay Lane rail bridge
|And once again
|Small skipper, back of Beacon Hill
|Small skipper, different angle
|Bee on lavender-like plant, Beaumond Gardens
|Beautiful study of a queen bumblebee, Beaumond Gardens
|Swan family, London Road lake