Beasties that swim

Seals Taking it Easy in the Forth near Edinburgh

Seals in the River Forth taking it easy. These seals are almost always visible, at Morrison’s Haven just outside of Edinburgh.  To see them, head out of Musselburgh, past the racecourse, and take the coast […]


Swan Taking Off

Lift Off A swan doing its best to take off on the River Esk. Eventually it ran out of runway and gave up!

Scottish Birds


Kingfisher This Kingfisher was feeding on shrimps at the mouth of the Esk near musselburgh.

musselburgh races
Four Legged Beasties

Musselburgh Races

Musselburgh race course is situated just on the outskirts of Musselburgh as you head south on the coast road. Strangely, it has a nine hole golf course in the centre of it dating from the […]