Not particularly a Sun worshipper myself, but we would be surely lost without it so a welcome change, if nothing else, to be kissed by the Current Bun yesterday! The biggest benefit were the Insects it encouraged into the open, particularly the butterflies which we will dwell on alone on this post.
and on this occassion obliging and even allowing a
to graze off of it while grazing itself.
(showing here from where the name originates)
were only in small numbers but it was a surprise to still see an
on the wing close to the end of their season.
were also knocking around with not a sniff of their close cousins the
but adiquaitly backed up by the also numerous
were as ever favouring the 'rides' along the tree-lined paths on the Heath with
also holding teritory there as are the always unobliging
(on Bell Heather)
never seeming to open their wings and always hit or miss the often migrant
always a welcome addition and we are calling our final insect
but if not would welcome a 'correction'!