April 2016, We are beginning to explore Purbeck now the better weather has arrived. We drop off one of our sons at a local South Coast university and duty done, we drive over to Studland via the wonderful Chain Ferry. On the drive down from the Midlands, we noticed that the further south we drove, the more yellow gorse we saw. It always brings back memories of childhood holidays by the sea. Once off the ferry, the gorse was abundantly yellow everywhere.