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Festivity

I spent the May Day bank holiday back home in Hastings at one of the town’s pagan-themed festivals, Jack in the Green. Basically the big green fellow parades around for a bit and is then ritually slaughtered at the local castle, thus celebrating the arrival of spring. Also followed by a large amount of morris […]

Windmill

The ideal British bank holiday outing: we went for a picnic at the local nuclear power station (Dungeness). Upon arrival it began to rain so we ate in the car. The subsequent attempt to go for a wander along the beach was quickly abandoned due to rain, wind, and freezing cold. Nevermind. On the way […]

Bee

Last weekend I beefriended a local bee in my parent’s garden. Taking photos of bees is rather hard as they move unbeelievably quickly :(. Here we can see the bee using its sucker to extract honey from the flower. A view from beehind the bee.

Cross

And now for a vaguely religious theme, it being Easter and all. Marlow, Bucks.

Snail Conference

What they all doing there eh? Looks suspicious…

Gloomy

Seriously had enough of this winter.

Not My House

Bet it costs a fortune to heat. Pleasant woodland scene of the week; near Stonor, Oxfordshire.

Freebies

I’m not a pheasant plucker, I’m a pheasant plucker’s son I’m only plucking pheasants ’till the pheasant plucker comes.

Creature

Cute animal thing I met in the woods. Possibly a baby fox? Blodgett’s creature identification chart ambiguous between this and a carrot.

Forgot

Here are some photos from December that I forgot to post. From the waterlogged wastelands north of Slough.