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Lundy photos

Lundy Island: The Devil's Slide, a natural plane in the granite

There’s a rather nice slideshow of the Lundy over at the Guardian here. The island, which is sometimes called ‘Britain’s Galapagos’, lies 10 miles off the coast of north Devon. Every spring and autumn, the island provides sanctuary for thousands of migrating birds. Beneath the sea, and the reefs are home to cup corals and pink sea fans, with grey seals very common and basking sharks visiting in the summer