Is there any sound more evocative of British summertime than the gentle buzz of a bumblebee steadily making its way from plant to plant, gathering nectar? It’s a summer soundtrack that’s familiar to us all, but if we want to carry on enjoying the sight and sound of bees in our gardens, then we need to act fast. According to the Bumblebee Conservation Trust, the
As you may have deduced from other posts of mine, Cornwall is one of my absolute favourite parts of the UK, and the little coastal town of St Ives in particular. Each time I visit, there are certain places I have to go and pay pilgrimage to each time and the Barbara Hepworth house and garden is one of those places.