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It has the slightly blotched cap of some of the Lactarius but I see no milk so not sure?
I see what you mean but am sure i would have broken some gills if it were a lactarius to show milk. it had a slightly hebelomaery feel abuot it but wrong colour gills.
I think what you have there is Lepista panaeola Syn. L. luscina. The spotting of the cap is distinctive, gills are right as is the habitat by the looks of it, unimproved grassland, meadow etc.
I agree with you Andy. I've seen these a number of times on a local ancient grassland common. They appear every year and despite being very drab, are distinctive for the reason you gave - scurfy spotting on the greyish cap. Anyone familiar with wood and field blewits would immediately recognise L panaeola as their brethren by their form, smell and feel. Habitat rules out other Lepista.
Do Andy or Ben want to put that in as the ID so people can agree with it?
Lat/Lng: 51.7149, -1.29107
OS grid ref: SP490020