In The Field


  • In The Field – November 2016

    In The Field

    Nature notes from John Holt Autumn is with us and the trees stubbornly holding on to their leaves have made it a colourful end to the summer. With a little sunlight the trees and hedges have been pretty spectacular and the variation of colour on even t …


  • In The Field – October 2016

    In The Field

    Nature notes from John Holt September, gone with the Swifts and Swallows, a pretty average month with rainfall of 71mm in Sutton Scotney and 77mm in Stoke Charity with a max single day recording of 42mm and 47mm on Sept 16th.  These days, when it rains …


  • In The Field – September 2016

    In The Field

    Nature notes from John Holt The first week of September, muggy nights following a dry August, 37mm of rain recorded in Stoke Charity and 26mm in Alresford.  Stoke Charity move to the top of the league for once. With a dry August I asked Tim Finn-Kelcey …


  • In The Field – March 2015

    In The Field

    Nature notes from John Holt March the 9th – late again.  February is a short month but to me it seemed to fly be – we had the snowdrops and aconites both quite splendid this year.  The daffs coming through – mine are mostly blind this year and then we …