Photo of the Week - Simon Dale

This week’s picture comes from Simon Dale, who posts up a photo a day on his wonderful weblog.
We like the crisp image of the ladybird, we like the parched surface of the wood, and we like the twist of barbed wire underneath, a hurdle the little insect has just got over on her way to who knows what.
Please carry on sending in your photos to We are particularly interested in anything of a World Cup theme as we are hoping to build up a collection of photos relating to how the tournament affects the town.

In some dialects the ladybird is known as ‘the bishop that burneth’. But not, strangely, in Lewes