Winter-visiting birds have been fewer in numbers and some summer visitors have over-wintered.
|Fieldfare, from RSPB|
It was early in February 2012 that the car broke down while we were driving through France. We were put up overnight in an hotel and woke up next morning to this sight:
Six inches of snow had fallen overnight. Mind you, that was a very good restaurant! All the same, I'm keeping my fingers crossed for tomorrow when we are off again.