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Jun 16, 2006 - Puffinwatch in Westray

Released from the lurching ferry ride to Westray, most folk race straight for the island's largest village of Pierowall. Maybe it's the need for a steadying pint after a journey where you watch cars on deck precariously tilt and almost roll over with the rough seas.But I shun the crowds. I turn off at Castle o Burrian - mainly because it has a brown tourist sign pointing that way.Turns out you must teeter along a cliff-edge walk to see puffins, which nest in the honeycombed cliffs. I'm determined to see these little fellows who seem to have...

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