Gannet in flight

Taken from the cliff at the RSPB site near Downie Bay

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Gannets at Downie Bay

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Taken on 31 March 2016 at the RSPB site off the B9031 between Gardenstown and Fraserburgh Scotland. Follow a single track road until you reach the farm, just past the farm there is a RSPB car park, then you walk along the fields for about 20 minutes to the coastal cliffs where the Gannets are.

 

 

Spinnaker Tower

Open on the 18th October 2005 and stands 170m [ 560ft] above sea level, making it one of the tallest accessible structures in the UK outside of London, at a cost of £35.6 million. The tower represent sails billowing in the wind. It is the centrepiece of the redevelopment of Portsmouth Harbour. In July 2015 following a commercial sponsorship deal with Dubai-based  Emirates Airlines, The tower was renamed Emirates Spinnaker Tower

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Needles Lighthouse

Needles Lighthouse Isle Of Wight, built by Trinity House in 1859, Constructed from granite and stands 33.25 Metres high and is a circular tower with straight sides. In 1987 a helipad was added, and in 1994 the last keeper left the lighthouse when it became fully automated.

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