Wasp beetle ?

Wasp beetle ?

Observation - Wasp beetle ? - UK and Ireland. Description: Distinctive beetle we spotted walking across the path. I've just had a quick look at one or two online guides to try an id, and wasp beetle seems the closest, but I don't know beetles, so a more expert view would be appreciated.

Distinctive beetle we spotted walking across the path. I've just had a quick look at one or two online guides to try an id, and wasp beetle seems the closest, but I don't know beetles, so a more expert view would be appreciated.