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Diving in the Farne Islands - wildlife spotting

Last week I went scuba diving for the first time in about 10 years but after a scuba review and a practise session with a drysuit it all came flooding back to me.  530 more words

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Farne Islands

I took a trip to the Farne Islands last week with my 10 year old.  It’s a trip that I would recommend everyone does.

You leave the harbour at Seahouses and travel out around the Islands before you pull up close and watch the seals playing – A beautiful sight this time of year as there are so many youngsters frolicking around the boat. 86 more words

Northumberland

Puffin chicks get health check-ups on the Farnes

We’ve just been over to the Farne Islands – one of Britain’s best spots to get great photographs of breeding seabirds – for a final visit of the summer. 572 more words

Wildlife

What I'm into (the last 6 days of) July ….

I am into rock pools and lunchtime rolls with crisps as filling. Fresh crab and castles. Ancient holy islands and puffins. I am into Grey Seals photo bombing by scratching their head insouciantly; watching my husband skim stones and see the years melt away to when we first met. 378 more words

Farne Islands

In addition to seeing Lindisfarne while staying in Seahouses, I also took a boat trip out to the Farne Islands. The Farne islands are a group of small islands (between 15 and 20 depending on the tide) located off the northeast coast of Northumbria. 199 more words

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