Another Cracking start to another Cracking day in more ways than one, with another resonant
on the morning after the warmest night of the year thus far and we didn't have to wait long for a result from the Moth Traps!
was considered a most desent start with back-up cast of our first
(Daddy Long Legs)
along with our second
but all outshone by a magical and most unexpected f.f.y. and only our second ever
What a start, but if sensibilities should prevail the best of the Month was about to follow!
By design we had stuck with our GP in Weymouth, once moveing to East Dorset, as something of an incentive (as if one were ever needed) to revisit our old stomping grounds there and on Portland for Covid Jab Number 2 and what a swish operation from the Car Park Attendants to the Doctors all deserving of yet another clap and more - Here's to you with Thanks!
With a full ebb tide there were things to see across the expossed sand such as and faily unusual these days just singles of
and maybe even more surprising for the location
were dotted all around but more so across the 18 miles of shingle forming
and a carpet of
Not surprisinglya few
between a small group of juvenile
Like any Ol' Salt
"every foot of boat is a mile of trouble"!
while 'sailing' is considered akin to standing under a very, very cold shower ripping up £50 notes!
Each to their Own
Little developed a yellow bill with black tip and Sandwich the exact opposite?
and surely endorses our point of 'miles' and 'inches''
As an aside, on the drive west we noted a squashed deer on the road coincidentaly directly outside of
The difference heading east was, an opportunist
thermaling above and despite the heavy volume of traffic my money was on the bird getting a feed!