Quantock Hills, Somerset: Looking primarily for red deer, I was so focused on scanning the distance that I almost missed three hinds just metres away.
There were silvery-pink ones, black-splodged ones and a tiny white one – and number seven nearly didn’t survive
The kitchen window came in, roof tiles smashed and a 15-metre fir tree was felled – all in about two minutes.
A video of me telling ‘Wild Apples’, my “gently unnerving tale” for the Flying Monkeys Storytellers during National Storytelling Week 2021.
Brought to Britain by the Romans, walnuts were used as charms to increase wealth.
It began in March, when the buff-tailed queens emerged from hibernation, zigzagging from bloom to bloom.