Lower Moors was stunning.
and this Snipe put on a lovely if not slightly deluded show of being cryptic or invisible.
One of the Iceland Gulls was enjoying a steaming hot bowl of rubbish mmm. The presence of steam eludes to how warm it was in the sun!
Hugh Town was lovely but no sign of the Eider...
While up at Harrys Walls this Merlin unexpectedly dropped in gripping instantly!
Cumulatively all this sun-related niceness made for a distinctly early springish day. Here's some more (slightly more flappy) pictures from recent days that illustrate this point: