An army of caterpillars (peacock butterfly?) enjoying some nettles on a small patch of allotment left to grow wild to encourage wildlife. Spotted in late June on the east side.
Peacock Butterfly Caterpillars
Earthworms surfacing on a west side plot—the first earthworm sighting for seven years in a difficult soggy plot that is now higher, drier and more worm-friendly thanks to some well-engineered raised beds. Photo NS