Monthly Archives: July 2013

Tall, Dark Stranger

We had an unexpected visitor to Kirkandrews Bay last weekend. A black swan, normally a resident of Australia, was paddling around the bay. It probably escaped from a local wildfowl collection or came over from Glenkiln near Dumfries where there more »

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Seaside Scrambling at Senwick

Last weekend we explored a bit more of the local coastline and took a look at the section from Ross Bay up towards Kirkcudbright. We parked at Balmangan farm where there is a camp site and a network of walking more »

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Hilary & Jonathan

We had another visit from Hilary and Jonathan in July, right in the middle of the spell of hot, dry weather. Here are Gabrielle and Jonathan inspecting the contents of one of the rock pools at Kirkandrews Bay. The sea more »

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Moving Rocks

We are still looking for ways to use up all of the piles of rocks that were left over from the building work. At the bottom of the steps to the lower garden there was a little corner that needed more »

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