Thursday, May 28, 2015

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  A pre-cast concrete section for the Quay Extension being lifted from the barge and lowered into place yesterday afternoon......Robin Mawer

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This morning from Bryher

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  The Irish Charity Rowers in " Endeavoar " leaving for France at 9.00am this morning.....Robin Mawer

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  The very rare Squacco Heron was found two weeks ago today at Porth Hellick and since then has visited  Lower Moors, Shooter's Pool, Porthlow and spent a lot of time back at Porth Hellick where it was seen well from the Seaward Hide this afternoon......Robin Mawer

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

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  The Irish Gig Rowers arriving ( earlier than expected ) in Scilly today at 11.57am. having  set off from Dunmore East in Ireland 34 hours earlier at 2.00am. yesterday on their way to hopefully complete a 300 mile Charity Row to Landeda in Brittany, France. Also  the yacht " Emilija " one of the three escort boats.   It is  the " Endeavoar " rowing Challenge with 17 men and women from the Dublin Airport Authority  Charity group. The Gig is a 17 foot glass fibre Celtic Longboat with four rowers and a cox doing one hour stints. We wish them well......Robin Mawer

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some from a few years ago...James Birch

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

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  Porthlow this evening ( Tuesday ).....Robin Mawer

Monday, May 25, 2015

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Broom on broomy hill

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  Monday's Sunset from Porthlow. After a cold, grey and foggy Bank Holiday the Sun finally put in a late brief  appearance......Robin Mawer

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. Old & New

  An Old ( 1950s/60s ) view of Church Street and a present day comparison......Robin Mawer

Sunday, May 24, 2015

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Porthlow Sunday evening......Robin Mawer

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  Town Beach....Robin Mawer

Saturday, May 23, 2015

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  Saturday Sunset from Porthlow......Robin Mawer

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