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Photos show the birth of beautiful ladybirds

This month, Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust's Rachel Shaw, talks us through the transformation of ladybirds:

There are transformations going on all around us as insects take on new forms.

When I spotted a bright orange object on a leaf of my sage plant, it was only when I looked closely that I realised it was the pupa of a ladybird. An hour or so later, it had changed, becoming darker and harder.

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