It's a running joke in our house that I will have to dig the car out to get to work because
no matter what the forecasters say, we rarely get any snow even if the rest of the country
is under a carpet of the white stuff.
This morning, however, he wasn't joking and the countryside was under a blanket of snow.
But even as I was replenishing the bird feeders the snow was beginning to melt and was
dripping from the branches. I knew it would be melted by lunchtime so I just took this
quick shot of our neighbours' sheep,