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December 2019

Kirkholme Point and Swan Island © Richard Baines

Yorkshire's Largest Freshwater Lake - Hornsea Mere

  • Mon 23rd Dec, 2019

Hornsea mere, situated just on the western edge of the popular seaside resort of Hornsea on the east coast is privately owned by the Wassand estate and is Yorkshire’s largest freshwater lake.

Sleeping Beauties

Sleeping Beauties

  • Mon 9th Dec, 2019

A dark evening during November in Scarborough Cricket Club’s function room was the last place I expected to see a butterfly! As I set up my projector to deliver a talk on the Wildlife of the North York Moors National Park a small tortoiseshell flew around my head.