When the Furze is in Flower

The old country saying is ‘when the furze is out of flower, kissing’s out of favour’, but theĀ gorse has been in flower for a few weeks, at least one bush on Storrs Hill has been, where it overhangs a south-facing embankment wall. The femaleĀ great spotted woodpecker is a regular on the sunflower hearts: it prefers […]