Although they look bare:
The hedgerows on either side of Mill Road are alive with the sounds of songbirds. A Dunnock, a rather drab little bird has a wonderful song:
So does the Robin, previously a regular in our garden, this year they have been conspicuous by their absence, so it's good to see the a few of them singing in the hedge.
Birds are not the only sign of the arrival of spring, a clump of snowdrops have sprung up under the hedge.