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Dartmoor sheep and lambs

Three weeks ago I posted some photographs of the newly born lambs at Parke in Bovey Tracey. I was up on the high moor yesterday in the Plym Valley on the… 235 more words

Dartmoor Stream

Taken on 9th April 2014 using a Canon EOS 7D. Taken on the moors in Dartmoor, Devon, UK.

The Parke Cafe Robin

My offices are at Parke in Bovey Tracey and yesterday I managed to snap this robin standing on one of the picnic tables.

Note it has a mouth full of insects – this male has a nest nearby and is about to go and feed his female or a nest of hungry chicks! 85 more words

Dartmoor Wildlife

6 weeks of heat for Devon!

Dare we say it? Is summer here? Well, it certainly seems as if it’s on its merry way, with the Met Office now predicting a six-week heatwave for Devon. 414 more words


Preview: Dartmoor Point-To-Point, Flete Park, Saturday 19 April 2014

The Dartmoor Foxhounds point-to-point this Saturday April 19th, is held at the popular party track and stunning location of Flete Park. It promises to be a fabulous family day out. 666 more words


Spring blossom, buds and chard!

With spring comes all the blossom – it is interesting to think why blossom is almost universally white or at least a pinky white when so many of the non tree flowers are yellow. 62 more words

A rare Dartmoor beetle - photographed

Kugelann’s Ground Beetle Poecilus kugelanni is a rare Red Data Book 1 species in the United Kingdom with records from only 25 sites since the 1800s. 104 more words