|After our request for sightings of the woodpecker we've heard from several people who confirm it's still around.|
Phil and Jackie kindly emailed these photos of it in their garden.
|It's a Great Spotted Woodpecker and whilst these are common enough throughout England, Wales and the southern half of Scotland they're much less common in the far north where we are.|
He's been around for a couple of months now so perhaps this is one of a pair seeking to colonise the area?
We're repeatedly being told how climate change will bring hotter summers and wetter winters to Scotland so perhaps this is a sign of this?
We'd be particularly interested to learn whether anyone has seen two of them together, thus reinforcing the suggestion we might have a pair.
I've also been told of an unusual fish being landed recently and am hoping to receive photos shortly.
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