Sandwell Valley

Took a walk round the couple of ponds with a couple of members of Walsall Photographic Society. Lots of banter and a few photos - a good morning.
 
Was thrilled to see my first Kingfisher in the area, and now I know one of it's perches, I hope I can improve on this photo:
 
 
Another first - a Large Red Damsel Fly:
 
 
And finally something different, which I think is a Large Tortoiseshell