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Colour splashes across Bicclescombe Park, Ilfracombe

It feels and looks like spring in the park as everything wakes up.

The daffodils are blazing across the grassy banks . . .

Daffodils in Bicclescombe Park, Ilfracombe, North Devon

. . . although the snowdrops are a little more subtle . . .

Snowdrops in Bicclescombe Park, Ilfracombe, North Devon

Even a robin sits in a magnolia tree to survey the park . . .

Robin in Bicclescombe Park, Ilfracombe, North Devon

. . . and the ducks are pairing up and getting frisky.

Spring’s arriving.

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The spring vanguard has arrived

In the past few days daffodils, snowdrops and primroses have flowered in our garden.

Daffodil flowering in February 2011 in Ilfracombe, North Devon

It’s a wonderful sign that spring is within sight . . .

Snowdrop flowering in February 2011 in Ilfracombe, North Devon

. . . and an indication of all the colour to come after the bleakness and grey of winter.

Pink primrose flowering in February 2011 in Ilfracombe, North Devon

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