Several animal species greeted us as explored the paths around Newquay. I have already mentioned the Stonechat, Ravens and Gulls, so here are a few others.
While strolling around one headland, we looked back along the the cliff edge and saw, by chance, a female Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) sitting on a protruding rock.
Ochlodes sylvanus) and a couple of 6-Spot Burnet Moths (Zygaena filipendulae) enjoying the nectar within.
Halichoerus grypus) which was an almost permanent part of the harbour scene as it waited - and even seemed to 'beg' - for fish thrown from the fishing boats.