This Blog allows visitors to keep up to date with news and events at the Great Wood. If you like the pictures shown here, you can click on them to see a larger image.
Sunday, 24th November started out quite foggy and this makes everywhere look slightly different. How many locations can you recognise in these misty views?
The combination of some warm days and some wet days seems to have made this a bumper year for fungi. Click on images for larger view.
More butterfly photos from Dee Cullen, the butterfly recorder.
With a deep shadow across its wing, this Purple Hairstreak is difficult to recognise at first. A second is edge on to the camera, both feeding on young acorns, while an ant also gets into the act.
Purple Hairstreak again.
Here’s a small video of a silver washed fritillary feeding on thistle in the picnic area.