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March 2013

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Seasons

Seasons

Walking round the paths you’ll come upon the Wooplore signs which are the best locations to listen to the stories. It’ struck me as strange coming upon this one down near the pond in Axehead in the middle of winter. You don’t really think about it, the same as you forget the midges until you [...]

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Simples

No it wasn’t a meerkat but our local otter. The Branching Out group had a great morning doing some tracking in the snow on Friday. Not only were there tracks of deer and the usual suspects but they saw otter tracks then watched it cavorting around the burn. Highlight of their day they all said. [...]

Stoned

Stoned

Rab Erskine was helping the Branching Out group and making some lovely scones on the BBQ. While the oven was heating there was a mighty bang. Maybe an improvised explosive scone in the oven? It turned out that unknowingly someone had left a rock in the BBQ to hold stuff up and it had exploded [...]

Squid at Wooplaw

Squid at Wooplaw

Eyemouth may have it’s Herring Queen but we’ve got our Squid Queen. The Branching Out group were up at Wooplaw doing some greenwood work and making gypsy flowers on the shaving horses. That’s one in Lisa’s hat. However, if the wood hasn’t been dried a bit it won’t curl and you get gypsy squid instead. [...]