Friday 22 April 2016


We have a pile of timber in the field waiting to be split into logs, as it is drying the surface the wood is developing more and more character.


Wednesday 20 April 2016


The primroses beside our burn are probably at their peak at the moment, I took this shot in the evening sunlight today.


Monday 18 April 2016

Pink Tinged Daisy

You will have to forgive me for another photo of these lovely little common daisies, tinged with pink, I think they are fascinating....

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Sunday 17 April 2016

Autumn in Spring

Spring is here (it must be, snow yesterday!) and the usual plants are beginning to come into flower.  Beside the Burn there are still reminders of Autumn, this bramble leaf looks gloriously autumnal in the bright sunshine this morning.  I am guessing that this discolouration is caused by fungal decay.


Tuesday 5 April 2016

A very mixed weather day was trailing into an dull and undramatic evening, then I glanced out of the window as the clouds eased to bring this view over Townhead to Hexhamshire beyond....

30 minutes earlier, a Barn Own flew past.......