Super September

Its not very often I say this but September was a really great month for working on the water around the Farnes. Well I say working, but it’s not really work now is it. All I do is stand or sit, around all day talking into a microphone and telling people about the wildlife and … Read more

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Another Aurora

We had another little showing of the northern lights again this week. It was not a great show but I’m not complaining one bit as they are always great to see. I think this might be the last one as its getting really light now and it did not get really dark until midnight and … Read more

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Mixed Easter so far.

It’s been a mixed Easter so far, with all kinds of weather. Wind, Rain, Calm Sea’s, Rough Sea’s, Sunny and Overcast. To be honest Easter was far to early and our seabirds are just not ready to settle just yet. In my last blog I said the the Puffins were back, but the second I … Read more

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Grey Seal Trip 23rd November

We did a Grey Seal landing trip on Sunday 23rd to the Longstone Island and the weather was good until the wind picked up later on. We steamed out towards the Farnes and I had to go back to Knocks Reef to see if the Grey Phalarope was still there but sadly it was not. We … Read more

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Velvet Day

It was a beautiful day yesterday and I was heading out to the Farnes in the afternoon.  I was down the harbour early to put some paint on the boats before I went out, but the boat was frozen. I asked Peter to boil the kettle so we could melt the ice and dry the … Read more

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