Wildlife on Lunga

On my latest visit to Scotland and the Isle of Mull, I made the obligatory trip to the Treshnish Isles where you can wander amongst the puffins, breath in the sulphuric stench of guano from thousands of seabirds, rub shoulders with razorbills, guillemots and kittiwakes, […]

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Noisy offspring

Every day for last couple of weeks this little woodpecker chick has been squawking consistently from the safety of its hole.  “MUUUUM, DAAAAAAD I NEEED FOOOOD.  NOW”! It took me an age to find the nest site even with all the racket! The hole was […]

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Processions 2018

This year marks 100 years since (some) women were given the right to vote.  In London, Belfast, Edinburgh and Cardiff, thousands of women wearing the suffragette green, white and violet came together to walk through the city streets and celebrate the occasion.    The colours […]

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Birds Birds Birds

While I was on the Scilly Isles last month I had time to wander around photographing the feathered inhabitants.   I’m not terribly patient but on a few occasions I sat quietly on the beach hoping to get close enough to photograph the whimbrels, oyster […]

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