Friday afternoon beetle blogging

Rescued earlier today by my stepfather Gordon Beamish after falling out of a tree by the Sun in the Sands pub in Kidbrooke (the critter, that is, not my stepfather)…

Blackheath stag beetle
He/she/it (how does one sex a stag beetle?) will be released back into the wilds of southeast London after a good lunch of lettuce, and a rejuvenating afternoon snooze.