Learning a distinguishing feature of the Wild Carrot via the sense of smell.
It was an absolute joy to hear the description, “It smells like lemon drizzle!” because the crushed seeds certainly do have a distinct citrus aroma!
The cliffs at West Bay are still perilous!
There’s certainly more to come down. I had a look at low tide to ensure being well away from under them. Even at mid tide the water will put you within range of a serious rockfall.
The view from Pilsdon today – the second highest hill in Dorset, and site of an ancient hill fort.
It looks a lot nicer down towards the coast – the hills further inland were covered in snow.
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