Spring is Here, and so is the Snake’s Head Fritillary

Over the years I've got to know the short part of the Thames path which is - delightfully - part of my commute (once it's dried out a bit after winter rain) really well. My favourite time of year here is spring, when theĀ  blooms of the snake's head fritillary - the county flower of… Continue reading Spring is Here, and so is the Snake’s Head Fritillary

Springtime Riverside Commute

Once a week I get up early and leave the house in time to do a bit of riverside cycling on my way to work. There's only about a about a mile of this riverside ride - part of Sustrans Route 5 - before I rejoin the Oxford traffic, but it does me the world… Continue reading Springtime Riverside Commute