Saturday, April 16, 2011

April drifts of colour

It’s Saturday and the sun has gone but I managed to see some wonderful drifts of colour around the village.

takeley 001I set off up the railway track towards Dunmow hoping to see bluebells. There were walls of white blossom on the way and I was not disappointed even though there was a chill in the air and the threat of rain.

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First though some vandalism. I am pondering what it represents; maybe Easter Island. Not sure but someone has put a lot of care into it.

But let’s see what nature has to offer.

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I will try to get back for more shots in the sun but it’s a good start.

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Then having seen the splashes of blue and walls of white the track opened up into Canfield with this treat.
A field of dandelions. It was actually quite overwhelmingly bright and yes there is a cat in the picture.

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