Signs of spring

Despite the warm weather a few weeks ago, we are still only in spring, but summer is only just around the corner.

Cuckoo-flower is out in abundance along the boardwalk, which is a sure sign of spring. It flowers around the same time that cuckoos are returning to our shores, hence the name.

Cuckoo flower © Rhian Davies

Two swallows were also spotted, swooping above the substation near the power station. As the saying goes, one swallow doesn’t make a summer, but two might . . .

Bye for now,

Rhian –Seasonal Ranger

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Despite the warm weather a few weeks ago, we are still only in spring, but summer is only just around the corner. Cuckoo-flower is out in abundance along the boardwalk, …

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