“Some of the most unexpected bird sightings in the last 30 years.”
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“The importance of a successful harvest and the holding of festivals to celebrate this have been going on for thousands of years all over the world”
“There was a typical mixture of unusual species in late Autumn, spread across most areas of the island, but with bird-watching somewhat curtailed this year there are bound to have been several we did not see or hear of. “
By Dr Phillip Gaskell, who will be Stronsay’s locum GP until 13 December.
Two wreaths were laid at the war memorial on Stronsay. Images by Roger Neville-Smith.
“Warblers were few and far between but there were half a dozen or so Yellow broweds “
” a rather strange event that occurred more than fifty years after the end of the war and the disbanding of the Home Guard.”
“a Great blue Heron on the beach (American species)”
“One of the main driving forces in starting up the Stronsay Scouts was James Sinclair Gorie”