“I looked closer and saw that the image on the wall was an aerial view of the Balfour”
“our Paddington Advent Calendar…..We get one every year from UNICEF
“Though at the time, we didn’t know that it was. “
“We be of one blood, thee and I’”
“We parked in the small parking space at the far end of the Bay, under Marwick Head, and looked across to Hoy and the Old man”
“Goose Barnacles…….Not to be mistaken for Barnacle Geese…”
Rain spreading north across Orkney through the morning, turning heavier in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 12 °C.
“Watching a Blackbird gorging on Cotoneaster berries……..Making the most of the chance, as Mr. Blackbird usually stakes his claim and doesn’t let anyone else have any!”
Fresh occasionally strong southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 11 °C.
“It’s the time of year…….Lots of luscious looking fungi..….DON’T BE TEMPTED!”