Roedean Cliffs

I usually choose a sunny day to cycle over the cliffs from Brighton to Rottingdean but this was a drizzly Tuesday, chilly but not too windy. My mission was to look for the rare¬†Acaulon triquetrum which has been found many times by numerous bryologists all along the clifftops between Brighton and Peacehaven but hasn’t been […]

Wilting at Windmills

On an unseasonably warm and muggy early October day the seafront at Rottingdean was buzzing with swimmers, walkers and cyclists. Beacon Hill nature reserve which surrounds Rottingdean Windmill also had a summery feel with Knapweed¬† flowers in the coarse grassland adding colour but apart from some Phascum cuspidatum on a verge just outside the reserve […]