Although not very busy on new year’s day Lochinver on the far north west coast is the second largest fishing port in Scotland and attracts a good many French and Spanish boats.
Few people about, every thing closed up.
We parked up for a while. The light was starting to fade for the day and a wind was blowing off the hills behind the village.
An oystercatcher pipped a new year’s greeting.
Lobster pots, faded blue clean and ready for deployment nestled together for warmth on the edge of the quayside.