It's harvesting season again and around here, this year, the bales are rectangular. See below the view from Chez Nous at the moment - spectacular straw monoliths.
North Yorkshire haystacks were once picturesque, with little thatched roofs...
...like a corn dolly's cottage!
There was a pagan invasion in the chapel at Wimpole Hall last week
Corn dollies came out of the fields and filled the choir stalls, while National Trust volunteers murmured their disapproval...
...but we thought it was the most enchanting and exuberant harvest display we'd ever seen.