A Picnic With The Butterflies At Strumpshaw Fen, Norfolk.

It was Freya who suggested a picnic at our old favourite, Strumpshaw Fen, on Sunday - as long as she could take her magnifying glass with her?! While it was warm in the sun it was still pretty cold in the shade so I didn't really expect to see much but almost everywhere we were … Continue reading A Picnic With The Butterflies At Strumpshaw Fen, Norfolk.

My Sunday (Ok, Saturday) Photo – April 15th, 2017.

Our third year of butterfly hunting has got off to a great start, with several new ones ticked off our list already. Sadly, though, in general it seems these are worrying times for UK butterflies, which suffered their fourth worst year on record in 2016. According to the charity Butterfly Conservation: "A mild winter followed by a cold spring … Continue reading My Sunday (Ok, Saturday) Photo – April 15th, 2017.