Monthly Archives: January 2017

9 weeks to go!

Sunday 29th January comments: January is almost over (where has time gone?) and we are now just nine weeks away from opening our doors for the new season. From Saturday 1st April the Isle of May will be open, with … Continue reading

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Conservation in Action

Monday 23rd January comments: The winter months are an ideal time for getting any major work done on the island as the wildlife is away (so no disturbance issues) and the island is closed to the public. As a result working … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland

Wednesday 18th January comments: Its quiet, oh so quiet. Visits to the Isle of May at this time of year are undertaken just for a general check-up and yesterday we undertook such a visit. Its interesting to see the island … Continue reading

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Its a Puffins life

Monday 16th January comments: At this time of year we are often asked what are the Puffins doing and when is the best time to see them? Well its simple…sort of. At this time of the year Puffins are far out … Continue reading

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Wildlife Watch

    Friday 13th January comments: Welcome to mid-January and we are starting to get our first real feel for winter weather with snow, storms and plummeting temperatures. Over the last 24 hours the east coast of the UK has … Continue reading

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Antarctic Arctic Tern

Thursday 5th January comments: Ever wondered what the wildlife of the Isle of May is up to at this very moment in time? Its now early January and whilst we prepare for the new season the wildlife is scattered far … Continue reading

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Time to Visit

Monday 2nd January comments: Its time to start planning. We’ve welcomed in the new year and now the countdown is on as spring approaches (honest) bringing lighter nights, warmer weather and longer days. It also means one thing; the Isle of May … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Sunday 1st January comments: Happy New Year! Welcome to 2017 and we wish all our friends, readers and supporters a very good and happy year. Once again we look forward to sharing all the news, views and comments from the Isle of May and we hope … Continue reading

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