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Walking North East Islay....
A super walk in the sun ....Bunnahabhain to Sgarbh Breach to Mala Bholsa and Rhuvaal and back. More photos in the next blog! General views.  Golden eagle being mobbed by a hooded crow.  Yellow flag iris; harebells and a white cross-leaved heath. Heath-spott...
Walking North East Islay....
Walking North East Islay....
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High Pike with the dogs.
An evening walk with Rocky, his mum and sister, up High Pike. Nice to see a painted lady and a red admiral on the top. Mum, Sister and Rocky. Bowscale Fell. Bowscale tarn in the corrie.  Painted lady. Red admiral.
High Pike with the dogs.
High Pike with the dogs.
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Thrift on Islay - felt ball
Continuing with the series of felt balls I'd wanted to do one of thrift - not easy but I love the colours and although I know the flowers are on stems they can be close to the leaves in areas that are grazed and certainly form a distance you don't see the s...
Thrift on Islay - felt ball
Thrift on Islay - felt ball
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Binsey sunset
Typical - the night that I find the energy to go up Binsey and watch the sunset is the poorest sunset for ages. 20 degrees C at 10 O'Clock and hazy! A lovely walk though and the views are always nice.
Binsey sunset
Binsey sunset
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Rocky on Dodd, near Keswick.
Molly took Rocky up Dodd yesterday; first thing to avoid the heat - looks like he had a good time.
Rocky on Dodd, near Keswick.
Rocky on Dodd, near Keswick.
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Bunnahabhain - Sgarbh Breac - Mala Bholsa - Rhuvaal and back.
A long walk today with fabulous views especially an acrobatic aerial fight between a golden eagle and hooded crow.  Sgarbh Breac, views to Jura, wheatear and juniper. Deer and goats.
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Needle felted Eider duck
Following my last visit to Islay here's a needle felted eider ...all that's left is to make the female and her nest; a big flat piece of drift wood and lots of pebbles etc to surround the nest! A small project then - not! My photo Assembling the head and bo...
Needle felted Eider duck
Needle felted Eider duck
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Islay - Kennacraig to Port Ellen and the first walk.
Well Tom and Steve are off up to Islay for a week in glorious weather; some of us have to work! A flat crossing and then a walk 'around the block' from the cottage in Portnahaven. The ferry to Port Ellen  Left - McArthur’s lighthouse and right guillemots. T...
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Sunrise on High Pike
Molly took the tent and the dog up High Pike and these are the photos - I hope to do similar next Friday...
Sunrise on High Pike
Sunrise on High Pike
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July moths - North Cumbria
Another moth trap and some lovely moths - currently getting around the 55 mark for species on a night. These are some highlights. Drinker moth... Left hand column: phoenix; barred yellow; light emerald; angle shades Right hand column; yellow tail; poplar ha...
July moths - North Cumbria
July moths - North Cumbria
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