May 24th

Hi All, Aside from the beautiful Hawthorn blossom in this picture, it could easily have been taken in November with temperatures to match the conditions I can tell you. April was colder than February, May will be wetter than January for some, this year is truly a wrong-way-round sort of year. Personally aside from the heavy rain, I like sunshine and showers weather and especially this month because everything looks so vibrant, you can almost hear the Keck (Cow Parsley) growing in the verges and wild flowers are really enjoying it with swathes of Campion and Bluebells. It is good growing weather. On a totally selfish note, it is also great for insects and fly fishing so I’m not really