Harlequin Ladybird

Observation - Harlequin Ladybird - UK and Ireland. Description: I firstly thought it was odd this morning to see a rather large ladybird in my garden, red with many black spots. Then, a couple of hours later whilst out walking, I saw a large black ladybird with red spots. Is this not a bit late in the year to be seein

I firstly thought it was odd this morning to see a rather large ladybird in my garden, red with many black spots. Then, a couple of hours later whilst out walking, I saw a large black ladybird with red spots. Is this not a bit late in the year to be seeing these??