Out and About…

Puffins…

Guests have reported seeing small numbers of puffins at Birsay and  Mull Head with larger numbers on Westray.  They will become hard to see soon as they return to sea after their breeding season.

Orcas…

Several recent sightings in Orkney waters from South Ronaldsay to Birsay and close in at Yesnaby this week.

Archaeology…

The excavations at the Ness of Brodgar have been uncovered for the season and are open for visits. More discoveries are being made all the time as the site expands.

Weather…

After an amazingly dry and sunny June and early July, there has now been a little bit of rain, but temperatures are staying warm (by Orkney standards that is…)

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