Summer has arrived and the Sun has well and truly got his hat on. The weather looks like it is about to settle down. Let's face it the rainy period didn't do us any favours so it can't be any worse by being pleasant, can it?
This is the view towards the WNW from my house, the reservoirs and marshes are just over the horizon, from where many a Bird has added itself to my House, if not patch list.
I have just heard that the LNHS records committee has accepted my, very brief, Hooded Crow from last year, it was sat on the Conifer on the Right of the new blog title picture. It's been a bit slow this year for new house ticks, so far, maybe they will come in the second half of the year.