A boon for our wildlife

What a delight our verges and hedgerows have been this year – a great profusion of colourful wild flowers providing much needed habitat for insects.

These in turn give food for our birds, who need all the help they can get.

I cannot understand why so many people seem to have a desire for cutting and manicuring to create sterile areas which support no wildlife.

Please have a thought for all the living things we share our environment with.

If wonderful gardens like Rosemoor and Marwood can let their wildflowers grow, then so should we all.


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Thumbs up to our local councils for their grass-cutting policy.

Ian K Parker

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