11 Photos That Prove Spring Has Arrived In The UK

It’s time to dig out your sunglasses. Possibly. These pictures were all taken in the UK in the last seven days.

1. A new season dawns in Malmesbury, Wiltshire.

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2. Ignore the ground frost. Look at the sky.

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3. Daffodils appear in Sefton Park in Liverpool.

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4. And Ripon in Harrogate is blooming prettily.

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Ducks and crocuses all over the shop.

5. Spring lambs are nuzzling on Barmby Moor, East Yorkshire.

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6. This is the sky in Ilminster, Somerset yesterday morning after months of grey skies and severe flooding.

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7. Just look at all those colours.

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8. This is Georgiana Ashworth. She’s six. Here she is enjoying some Magnolia campbellii flowers at Tregothnan Estate in Cornwall.

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9. This lamb has been born to ewes who were rescued from flood waters in Shepton Mallet, Somerset.

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10. Look at how cute it is. Here’s another one.

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11. And finally, here’s a squirrel frolicking in the daffodils in St James’ Park, central London.

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Hooray for spring! Now, can someone tell me where I left my sunglasses 10 months ago?


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Robyn Wilder is a staff writer for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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