Nikki M – early afternoon, 17C Wind B4 W, sunny spells and 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. Pinky/purple flowering plant on banks of brook, possibly Marsh Woundwort (ID to be checked), also Angelica.