Forget Christmas and New Year - it’s Spring in Boston

A primrose spotted in Boston Cemetery on Boxing Day when the temperature was 15C. ANL-151227-183204001
A primrose spotted in Boston Cemetery on Boxing Day when the temperature was 15C. ANL-151227-183204001

There may be still turkey in the fridge from Christmas Day, but try telling that to nature.

Britain has been basking in some of the mildest temperatures since 1896.

A crocus plant blooming in Boston Cemetery on Boxing Day. ANL-151227-183217001

A crocus plant blooming in Boston Cemetery on Boxing Day. ANL-151227-183217001

On Boxing Day, reporter Chrissie Redford recorded temperatures of 15C in Boston Cemetery and the mild temperature continued into today.

It’s all been very confusing to nature. While holly wreaths decorated the gravestones, primroses and crocus plants were blooming in the warm winter sun.

Have you seen signs of an early spring?

Send your pictures to stephen.stray@jpress.co.uk