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the River Yar from the Causeway

the River Yar from the Causeway

I was sorting through various things on my computer today and came across this photo that I took earlier this Spring.  This was early morning, looking from the Causeway at Freshwater down the River Yar towards a fogged in Yarmouth.  It really was this beautiful!

The iconic Needles

The iconic Needles

Today we had a lovely walk from the quarry at Highdown out towards the Needles, Its a reasonable 3 and a half mile walk - but I know that the spaniel did far more. What fun!

Red squirrels

Red squirrels

We are so lucky to have lovely red squirrels on the Island. We have squirrel feeders with hazelnuts and as you can see, they love them. There is some serious piggery at the moment, with the feeders being cleared each day. Do they know something we don't about a likely...

Compton beach

Compton beach

The wreck of the Carbon. If you are walking on Compton beach at low tide, you can normally see part of the wreck of the Carbon. It isn't very often that it is fully visible, and so I couldn't resist going down at a very low tide and taking this...

Butterflies

Butterflies

The Glanville Fritillary has been causing some excitement here recently. The UK’s butterfly population is varied and interesting, yet many across the UK are sadly declining due to a variety of factors. We’re lucky here at Brook House to be able to see and experience...

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