A Silver Y moth, part of a local influx today.
A Merodon Equestris hoverfly covered in pollen.
The shiniest bluest bluebottle I have ever seen!
A soldier beetle on Feverfew in my local wildlife garden
Colletes bees on Oxeye Daisy
Bombus hortorum feeding on Linaria purpurea
A male Tree bumblebee Bombus hypnorum shows its colours
Bombus pascuorum feeding in Birds Foot Trefoil
One species that does not seem to be celebrating is the Wool Carder Bee, Anthidium manicatum. They didn't have a good year last year. Could they still be late? I do hope so.