Nikki M – 13:50, 17°C, Wind B4 W, 98% sunshine but some light showers.
Butterflies: Large White 1, Small White 1, Green-veined White 6, Small Copper 1, Red Admiral 2, Painted Lady 2, Peacock 12, Comma 1, Speckled Wood 1, Gatekeeper 12, Meadow Brown 3, unidentified whites 8.
Dayflying moths: Garden Carpet, Silver Y, Udea lutealis, Mother of Pearl
Dragonfly: 4 Southern Hawker including a pair in cop, 1 Brown Hawker, 3 Common Darter.
Fleabane now coming into flower. Marsh Woundwort on banks of brook, also Angelica, Monkey Flower, Knapweed, Red Clover.