7-spot ladybirdThis morning the clear skies invited a trip to Mill Hill. I was surprised to see so many species of butterflies out: Meadow Browns, male and female Common Blues, Brown Argus, Red Admirals, a Speckled Wood, a Small White, Small Coppers and a Small White.
view across the River Adur to Lancing College
male and female Common Blue, Brown Argus
Red Admiral, Small Copper, Speckled Wood
Pink flower is Lesser centaury Centaurium pulchellum