Men at WorkChange for Hawfinch road360101 at Colchester Town, 2018-08-062018-08-08 (1) Souvenir cow creamerGreat day.British Rail 312715 - ColchesterMarks Tey Railway Station Information SignPainted LadyChappel & Wakes Colne Viaduct, with 153 309 forming the 1542 Sudbury to Marks Tey service.  29 07 2018First Essex, 37138 (SN57HCX)Panther Travel (DC62PAN)66727 Jays Lane 100818Memorial by the Castle. Colchester, Essex.Arriva Southern Counties 3419Arriva Southern Counties 3817Arriva Southern Counties 4012Arriva Southern Counties 4071First Essex 32481Hedingham 812Panther Travel BIG9248Panther Travel DC52PAN 'Louise'Chambers 566Chambers 802Chambers 810First Essex 62408First Essex 66804First Essex 66816Hedingham 565Panther Travel AB62PAN 'George'Thursday, 9th, The Castle Walls IMG_4270Thursday, 9th, The Castle Walls IMG_4269Thursday, 9th, Colchester Castle IMG_4262Thursday, 9th, Colchester Castle IMG_4259Colchester Castle, EssexThatched barn, Great Tey, EssexTimber framed cottage, Great Tey, EssexBarn OwlRing-tailed LemurSt. Barnabus Church, Great Tey, EssexEast Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel & Wakes Colne, EssexEast Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel & Wakes ColneEast Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel & Wakes ColneArriva Southern Counties 3415Arriva Southern Counties 3819Arriva Southern Counties 3825First Essex 63343Building ColchesterSteam at Wakes ColneThe Swan Inn, Chappel, EssexUnderneath the archesRailway viaduct at Chappel, EssexRailway Viaduct at Chappel, EssexLorikeetEnsignBus on emergency rail replacement due to the heat! Plus a fire between Colchester & Ipswich which ruined signalling signs!2018-08-05 (6) Football cakesRailway Viaduct from Chappel Millennium Green, EssexWakes Colne from Chappel Millenium GreenSt Barnabus Church, Wakes Colne, EssexWakes Colne, EssexAE59AWM Nayland Doctors Sugery2018-08-05 (2) view from Curzon Colchester2018-08-05 (3) view from Curzon ColchesterSmall Heath.Meadow Brown at ground zero.The Painted Lady.@ #mygardenfeederWalking the line...........Having flown a long way to be photographed. Clouded Yellow.Comma  .  Polygonia c-album.Holly Blue and Long-horned Beetle, Rutpela maculataComma  Polygonia C-albumFiesta TransformerCommon Blue.(f)20180801_142545Cemetery wallGraceful scene.BIG7758-W758DWX 270718 CPSBIG9248-BIG7006-S303JUA 270718-1 CPSDC56PAN-RX56BWE-2 140718 CPSY5TRU-DC62PAN-YX62FCA-AB53PAN-LK53KXB 140718 CPSDC56PAN-RX56BWE 140718 CPSY5TRU 130718 CPSBUF426C-3 110718 CPSBUF426C-2 110718 CPSBUF426C-1 110718 CPSGN65NHH-MX05CCA 110718 CPSFriday, 20th, The tank returns IMG_3486Friday, 20th, The tank returns IMG_34842018-07-24 (1) Sun streak over Roberts Rd2018-07-25 (3) Summer Rec at night2018-07-26 Hythe Hill - Jessica's Sandwich Bar (former Doorsteps)Blue & GreenImperial phone holder.When dreams are made...Small Heath Coenonympha pamphilus (SEE-no-nymph-uh PAM-fi-luss)Six spot Burnet. Day flying moth.Wasp spider.Brown Argus Aricia agestis (a-RISS-ee-uh a-JEST-iss) Male.Little HorkesleyIMG_4512IMG_4514first day of the holidaysWasp Spider,finishing her  stabilimentum.Large White. Pieris brassicae (PEE-err-iss BRA-si-ky)Boat on the Colne.Hythe Station benchBGA910G-AZPCG-CFYBG-CGBNG-CGCOG-CHJXG-CHKMG-CJZLG-CKEEG-CKMTG-CLTJG-DCWTG-DDRDG-DDGE20180718_140325Arriva - 3409 - HX51LRLArriva - 3406 - HX51LSNWe, The SheepFriday, 20th, WW1 soldier and tank IMG_3488Friday, 20th, WW1 soldier and tank IMG_348920/7/2018, 201/365, WW1 soldier IMG_3491Hornet mimic hoverfly Scientific name: Volucella zonaria (Explored)Grey heron....looking for water.Linnet Scientific name: Linaria cannabinaIncoming..................Goldfinch.Lucky Click.Goldfinch.Yellowhammer. Emberiza citrinellaMother and Child Re-union2018-07-19 (1) New Curzon Colchester2018-07-19 (2) New Curzon Colchester2018-07-19 (6) New Curzon ColchesterIMG_20180719_195302Blurred Bird.       ............Woodpigeon.Brown Hawker Aeshna grandis  #myfirstHow you still fly ??   ....Speckled Wood.Upper and Under wing shots of a Common BlueThe Flower of....guesses invited?Scaeva pyrastriColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalColchester Beer FestivalSmall Copper Lycaena phlaeas (ly-SEE-nuh FLEE-uss). Black and yellow longhorn Rutpela maculata  13–20mm. Slow-moving wasp mimic. Visits wood and hedgerow flowers.. Black and yellow longhorn Rutpela maculata  13–20mm. Slow-moving wasp mimic. Visits wood and hedgerow flowers.GrasshopperWillow Emerald Damselfly Chalcolestes viridisBanded DemoiselleSunset over Cymbeline MeadowGround Ivy.Colchester CastleColchester Dutch QuarterColchester Dutch QuarterSunday walk.Taking the horse for a walk.Small Copper Lycaena phlaeas (ly-SEE-nuh FLEE-uss)Brown Argus Aricia agestis (a-RISS-ee-uh a-JEST-iss)IMG_9924-2IMG_9935Beestons SN17MTK20180715_110932Freightliner Class 86s - Marks TeyChimp at Colchester ZooChimp at Colchester ZooChimp at Colchester ZooBlue-and-yellow macaw at Colchester ZooBlue-and-yellow macaw at Colchester ZooAfrican Elephant at Colchester ZooAfrican Elephant at Colchester ZooDuckling at Colchester ZooDuckling at Colchester ZooGoats at Colchester ZooBlue Crane at Colchester ZooCrowned Crane at Colchester ZooCrowned Crane at Colchester ZooCrowned Crane at Colchester ZooAfrican Elephant at Colchester ZooAfrican Elephant at Colchester ZooGiraffe at Colchester ZooGiraffe at Colchester ZooGiraffe at Colchester ZooAmur Tiger at Colchester ZooAmur Tiger at Colchester ZooAmur Tiger at Colchester ZooAmur Tiger at Colchester ZooAmur Tiger at Colchester ZooCuban Crocodile at Colchester ZooEmerald Tree Monitor at Colchester ZooBurmese Python at Colchester ZooDik-Dik at Colchester ZooBarn Owl at Colchester ZooAmur Leopard at Colchester ZooAmur Leopard at Colchester ZooButterfly Colchester ZooGelada Baboon at Colchester ZooColchester ZooBird of Prey Colchester ZooBird of Prey Colchester ZooBird of Prey Colchester ZooBarn Owl at Colchester ZooBarn Owl at Colchester ZooGelada Baboon at Colchester ZooBarn Owl at Colchester ZooScarlet macaw at Colchester ZooDVT trailing to Liverpool Street321335 through Dobbins LaneThursday, 9th, Colchester Castle IMG_4261321335 - Marks TeyHard work at East Anglian Railway MuseumIMG_9936Gorgeous night.Whitethroat Sylvia communisBliss scene.Brown Argus Aricia agestis (a-RISS-ee-uh a-JEST-iss)  Male.Waiting for RAF100 FlypastAmur Leopard at Colchester Zoo