May: in season this month
Vegetablesasparagus, basil, broad beans, brocoli (purple-sprouting), carrots, mushrooms, rocket, samphire, sorrel, spinach, swiss chard
Meat and FishBrown Crab*, Brown Trout*, Catfish*, Coley*, Cuttlefish*, Dab*, Flounder*, Grey Mullet*, Haddock, Herring*, John Dorey*, Lemon Sole*, Lobster*, Lemon Sole*, Mackerel*, Megrim*, Plaice, Pollack*, Prawns (cold-water)*, Red Mullet*, Scampi (Langoustine)*, Skate*, Squid*, Trout (Rainbow, wild)*, Turbot*, Welks*, Whiting*, Witch*
* species in plentiful supply (information based on the Good Fish Guide by the Marine Conservation Society).
This seasonal list is drawn from various sources. Please let us know if your experience of local availability differs from this.