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Wet and Wild: The Farne Islands

Our recent stay in Northumberland featured a boat trip to the Farne Islands.The National Trust says:

‘The Farne Islands are possibly the most exciting seabird colony in England with unrivalled views of 23 species, including around 37,000 pairs of puffin.

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Wildlife And Nature

Farne Island Pup

Deep pools roam the seas of bl’ark and Grey’ar.

Searching f’ar survival, a fish, if lucky a puffin.

Considered pathetic, I beg ta diff’ar,

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The Farne Islands

I’ve been on a boat! And I didn’t lose my beret! This outfit you see in the photo above is my RAF Uniform, made for me by my Aunt. 166 more words

Patchy's Adventures


Here are a few shots of guillemots taken at Staple Island, Inner Farne.

Guillemot with Chicks




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Shags with Chicks

Here are further shots of the fascinating looking shags along with their chicks taken at Staple Island, Inner Farne.  These are the last, well until next year anyway. 75 more words