Tag Archives: 2014

Desolate winters day down the Orchard

A bitter late December 2014 winters day. A northerly wind blows the smoke from the Rugby Cement works chimney. Went down to sub zero temperatures, with no real warming up during the day. A watery cloudless sky, denotes another bitter … Continue reading

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The Bats are about – September 2014

This is 1am in the morning, and no have not been sitting up all night. But my security light kept coming on and off. I have no idea yet what variety of bats they are, but it probably is a … Continue reading

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Autumn 2014 not far away – Swallows are flying the nest

These photos are the closet I could get (using a mobile phone camera) to the swallows, any closer and they all flew off circling the barn air space, before resting again on the same roof beam.

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First Figs of 2014 – Bayern Brown Fig

This is one of many figs that have ripened over this last week. There are many other varieties following up. But this is the first, its called Bayern Brown fig, not to be confused with Brown Turkey. This photo also … Continue reading

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