ANGUS WHITSON: So lovely to see those early signs of a busy spring
The lengthening days raise my spirits. I can put up with the dreich mornings knowing that spring is just biding her time to make an entrance. The snowdrops in the woods are in full bloom and the pencil heads of daffodils are showing above ground and will add new colour when the snowdrops die away.
It has seemed a much more traditional winter than in recent years. Snow has fallen and lain. It’s melting now, a slow melt, which lets the water run off into the ground and drain gradually into the water courses.
Great spotted woodpeckers are drumming in the trees where Inka and I often walk first... read more
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