Monday, May 30, 2016


the black and red frog hopper looks like a mis-shapened ladybird but is one of the spittle bug family (see link British bugs ). They are supposed to be common but thgis is the first red and black one we have seen.

out for a stroll

fox crossing

near the zebra?

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Calstock in bloom

enormous wisteria climbing over end of incline railway at Calstock (see this link Calstock information)

Monday, May 23, 2016

Saturday, May 14, 2016

the white sparrow

just one more for old times sake, the amazing sight of  an albino (or leucistic) sparrow in the garden of Spot's new(ish) abode