Yes, it is now the turn of our apples to go for glory. Meet Roy, the largest red delicious I have ever seen. I know apples are a bit 'elastic' at the end of their growing time, but the 100mls of rain in two hours recently seems to have stretched this a bit further than usual. He's not completely ripe, but untimely fell from a branch, so may be destined for a pie. 'Tis not an ill wind that blows apple pie here!