This gallery contains a selection of my photographs of the flora and fauna of Sherborne.
June 1989 - Bee Orchid. This orchid appeared in our front lawn and flowered for a few years.
December 2006 - Mallard at Sherborne Lake.
January 2007 - Snowdrops at Sherborne Castle.
May 2007 - Red Campion and Cow Parsley, New Road Sherborne.
May 2007 - Cow Parsley, New Road Sherborne.
June 2007 - Poppies, Bradford Road.
July 2007 - Gatekeeper butterfly, Lenthay common.
July 2007 - Peacock butterfly, Lenthay common.
July 2007 - Thistle with Bee and fly.
July 2007 - Burdock, Lenthay common.
July 2007 - Small white butterfly, Lenthay common.
December 2008 - Colourful winter berries.
December 2008 - Sherborne Hill. The umbelifers looked nice with the frosty decoration.
April 2009 - Purley. A nicely back lit picture of Wild Arum in flower.
May 2009 - Mandarin duck, Sherborne Lake.
May 2009 - A brood of Mallard ducks at Sherborne Lake.
July 2009 - Pyramidal Orchid, Sherborne Castle.
December 2009 - Mandarin duck, Sherborne lake.
December 2010 - Hungry wildfowl on Sherborne lake. Mallard, Mute Swan and a single Tufted Duck with Black Headed Gulls in the distance.
May 2011 - A field of flax blowing in the wind. This field is between Sherborne and Bradford Abbas.
May 2011 - The view across the flax field towards Thornford and Yetminster.
May 2011 - This picture was taken the day after the previous two with much better light. However, the flax was now getting past its best due to the rain and wind.
June 2011 - A month on from the pictures above. The flax field in the golden light at the end of the day. Thornford in the distance.
June 2012 - Bee Orchid on the outskirts of Sherborne.
June 2012 - Bee Orchid Sherborne.
June 2012 - Bee Orchid in close up.
July 2014 - Pyramidal Orchids and various wild flowers on a roadside verge.
July 2014 - Pyramidal Orchids.
December 2016 - Goldfinch in our garden.
February 2018 - A sparrowhawk in our garden.