Many thanks to Ben and Ewan for allowing me to use their pictures.
Friday, 18 August 2017
It has been a great pleasure writing this blog, the more so when I have known that there are people 'out there' who have enjoyed it. It is truly sad to close it, but it will continue, all being well, until the 29th.
Thursday, 17 August 2017
The ringed plover will always be, for us, the bird of the beaches at Sanna, allowing us to approach to within a reasonable distance before taking flight. Occasionally they didn't fly, feigning injury, the reason usually being....
....something small and furry and running fast.
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
It doesn't snow here much but, on the rare occasions on which we have enough for the snow to lie....
My impression is that it has snowed much less in recent winters. In the days when we had the shop, I can remember the community being cut off, the main problem being located, as always, at 'the back of the ben'. This picture was taken in 2009.
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
This photo, taken in January, shows the view across the Sound of Mull from the gate opposite the entrance to 'Ben Hiant'.