‘Test’-ing Times and All About the Bass (Rock): Birmingham to Shetland, 19th-31st August 2017

While we were in Surrey I was in touch with my friend Micky who told me that he was attending the first day-night Test Match in England, between England and West Indies in at Edgbaston in Birmingham. The day-night format was definitely a ruse to try and boost ticket sales. The once-mighty West Indies who … Continue reading ‘Test’-ing Times and All About the Bass (Rock): Birmingham to Shetland, 19th-31st August 2017

A Brief Highland Fling: Strathglass and Musselburgh, 26th July to 9th August 2017

We headed south for the boat on 26th July, spotting a Pilot Whale in Basta Voe in Yell on our way down. It was clearly unwell and was likely the same individual that was refloated after coming inshore on Mainland a few days earlier; it died soon afterwards. Pilot Whale in Basta Voe on 26th … Continue reading A Brief Highland Fling: Strathglass and Musselburgh, 26th July to 9th August 2017