There is still a little ice by the stream some of which refracts light in peculiar ways - with a little help from the imaging software.
The sun has caused some of the snow to clear near bushes and on the banking allowing birds and rabbits to get something to eat.
In other places the snow is still powdery and pristine, sparkling in the sun.
C has blackcaps in his garden in town so I am envious. S had nuthatches on Town Bank so I am envious.
Time to scatter some porridge oats which is very popular with the blackbirds and robins - continual warfare going on.