Autumn gold

Autumn beech

Autumn in the Lake District, captured by photographers Chris and Verity Sansom.

A forgotten summer

Glen Etive (6)

Photographed down a minor road in the Highlands, this dilapidated shed and rusty old bike must have seen happier, sunnier days

Doorway into Castle Campbell

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The courtyard of Castle Campbell is glimpsed through an old stone doorway from the gardens

The plants of Dollar Glen

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Following my feature on the Trees of Dollar Glen, I’m taking a look at its lovely array of wild plants (and a couple of show-stealing insects!)

Museum garden in St Andrews

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A lovely old doorway in St Andrews, enhanced by a stunning display of late summer flowers

The Hazel Tree 2015 Calendar – now available!

2015 Calendar FRONT

Great news!  My calendar for 2015 is now available! There’s one large photo per month, with a short description or history;   and below on the dates page is a small photo of a seasonal tree or flower.   I haven’t forgotten Purdey (who could?!) and at the back there’s a page of photos with a crossword to […]

White cottage at Arisaig

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Overlooking the white sands of Arisaig is this delightful little cottage… and there’s a reason why the grass is so green!

Celebrating bluebells

Bluebells at Kilmartin

On hillsides and in woodlands, a drift of bluebells casts its own magic spell. This is a gallery of our favourite photos…

A timeless moment

St Peter's Church, Belton in Rutland - Lynne Jenkins

How can I introduce T S Eliot? I can’t, is the answer. But I love this reflection on time and history…

Portraits of a cold climate

Approaching snowstorm

In early spring the mountains are still in the grip of snow, ice and piercing winds… but there’s beauty in abundance