This one is quite high up in an Ash tree and during the very high winds it has become detached from the tree. The problem is I am not very keen on climbing up a ladder at the moment, but I will have to in the next few weeks. Since we've been here each winter has seemed progressively more windy, whether this is a long term trend due to climate change will take time to be assessed, but it sure seems so.
While I was leaning out of the window photographing the box I noticed the nice variety of head wear the chimneys across the road sported,
I wish to thank Harold Macmillan for the title of this post, modified for the current situation.