It's a lot warmer than yesterday, I don't need my gloves, but I'll take them just in case."
The Webmaster, the Student and I set off with the two dogs for our last walk of 2016. Mid morning on New Year's Eve, warm but not sunny, damp but not raining.
At the bottom of the lane we turn right into the farm yard to take the path through the woods.
"It's likely to be muddy. Any frost will have gone," predicts the Webmaster.