20th March 2014

a U3A birdwatching group outing to Soddy Gap, Siddick Ponds and Workington harbour

not an inviting day in Keswick market square

a flock of Whooper swans at Soddy Gap

zooming in on the swans

leaving Soddy Gap

improving weather at Siddick Ponds

a crowd of goosanders

a couple of mute swans

another mute swan and some cormorants

on the path beside Siddick Ponds

gorse beside Siddick Ponds

gull near Workington harbour

windy and stormy beside the sea

looking south along the coast

interesting birds spotted

purple sandpipers

looking across to the harbour