This fungus was growing on a birch tree.
Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!
Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.
No interactions present.
This is a useful fungus. In the past it was used as tinder (for fire lighting) and if cut flat and dried it can be used to keep a razor blade sharp!
Also, it can be used as a styptic!
Lat/Lng: 52.38596, -2.33783
OS grid ref: SO771764