Update 24 July:
photos: Pamela Austin
For any readers who are outside the UK: we’re having some fine summer weather at the moment. Pamela Austin snapped this picture of the little pond in Cross Lane, which has dried up completely.
With no rain in sight for another couple of weeks, farmers are worrying about their crops and villagers about their gardens.
Update on 9 July – here’s another photo taken by Pamela on 8 July showing low water in the Pit: