A lovely sunny day out of the wind, wife had the newspaper and a sleep so I got stuck in to some insect photography.
This lovely staphylinid about 2.5cm long waas encountered on the seawall from Frog lane.
Melasoma (=Chrysomela) populi [Red Poplar Leaf Beetle] in very small numbers on the dwarf willow (Salix repens).
Pyrausta cingulata on the dunes
Osmia bicolor [Two Coloured Mason Bee] checking out a few snail shells in which they nest
and Cicindela maritima [Dune Tiger Beetle] on the shore/dune edge.