Four wings red

A Ruddy Darter, Sympetrum sanguineum at RSPB Fowlmere today. It was a terrific afternoon to take a four year old exploring. We watched dragonflies buzzing over the reeds, butterflies dance in the glades, a young grass snake swim across a pool and a common tern hunting the mere from Tower Hide.…

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Sunday afternoon on the riverbank

Since starting my new company back at the beginning of August, opportunities to post on The Badger’s Eye have been scant, evenings and weekends taken up with the inevitable overspill from the working week, plus a bit of football, which is always a distraction! In the meantime though, we have had…

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