Bats in the Lime Trees

Lime trees, particularly a variety of the Common Lime,¬†Tilia X europaea,¬†with a columnar shape, were a favourites with the Victorians and were planted in the grounds of a now-vanished villa, here in the Dearne Valley between Barnsley and Rotherham. The century-old trees were given preservation orders when new houses were built in the old walled […]