small brown butterfly.
No interactions present.
Could this possibly be a Small Skipper Thymelicus sylvestris )?
Yes, this is indeed a Small Skipper butterfly.
Usefully showing the underside of the antennae (orange) which indicates this is Small not Essex skipper.
Many thanks! Still learning my butterflies and moths. J.
This photo looks as if it is layling eggs.
As Small skippers lay their eggs on grasses.
Lat/Lng: 50.84609, -4.41911
OS grid ref: SS297079