Small moth with gold spots

Small moth with gold spots

Observation - Small moth with gold spots - UK and Ireland. Description: Small moth approx 10mm in length. Round golden yellow spot on costal (?) edge of each front wing. Sa

Small moth approx 10mm in length. Round golden yellow spot on costal (?) edge of each front wing. Same colour slightly larger marking on hind wings. Distinctive white thin horizontal markings across the abdomen. Background wing colour brown flecked with gold. Seen first on fence post middle of warm sunny day, then on back door. New house so garden just consists of 'weeds' at the moment such as docks, thistles, plantain etc.