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Ducks & Swans

Some pictures of ducks and swans on the Water of Leith 16th October, lovely sunny afternoon. Enjoy.

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Posted in Edinburgh, Fun, Photographs, Sharing, Water of Leith

Ravestone Woods

Had a wee wander trhough another of Edionburgh’s hidden gems, Ravestone Woods Local Nature Reserve. Here’s a few pics. The park is a haven for wildlife; native trees include oak, ash and holly which are mixed with a number of

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Water of Leith

A few pics taken on the 16th of September along the Water of Leith from Stockbridge to Dean Village. Enjoy.

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U3A at Dundee & Crombie Park

Some pics from the U3A meterology group visit to Dundee and the beautiful Crombie Park. Much thanks to the Park Ranger for her welcome, knowledge, enthusiasm and access to the classroom.

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Posted in Photographs, Sharing, U3A, U3A Meteorology, Weather

Rebel Scots; Unquelled!

  Extiction Rebellion Scotland Scotland in Europe

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Posted in Brexit, Climate Change, Comment, Edinburgh, Environment, EU, News, Parliament, Photographs, Politics, Scotland, Sharing, Westminster

Shades of Blue

Some random pictures of Newhaven and the Edinburgh skyline.    

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A trip to Benmore

The U3A meteorology group I am a member of recently to a trip west to Dunoon and the Royal Botanic Garden, Benmore where we met with some of the staff and saw their weather recording station. The weather was foul

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Posted in Benmore, Photographs, RGBE, Sharing, U3A, U3A Meteorology, Weather

We Live in a Beautiful Place

With many thanks to my former colleagues I had a Loch Lomond Sea Planes trip around parts of Western Scotland. Despite the cloud resting on the hill tops and the passing showers, I hope these few pictures show just how

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Posted in Fun, Photographs, Reviews, Scotland, Sharing, Water

Andrew Raven Trust

I don’t often post about what I have been doing, however on this occasion I will make an exception. I was invited to speak at a residential weekend held at Ardtornish House on the Morven Peninsula. This is a part

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Posted in Andrew Raven Trust, Comment, Ecology, Photographs, Poetry, Scotland, Sharing, Water
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