Wildlife walks with Thomas Wilson BA (Hons) Tom has launched a new business in our area where he will take small parties of people out to view the wonders of the natural world. He was born and raised in Auckinleck, just a few miles away fron New Cumnock and has an extensive knowledge of the local wild life. Anybody wishing to stay with us at Afton Water B & B and book a nature walk with Tom should contact us on 01290 332548 and check out Tom’s blog at http://www.westwildscotland.wordpress.com for further information.

Drawing from life

Tom was warmly received at the New Cumnock History Club on Monday 19th April, where he presented an interactive talk about his collection of artefacts relating to examples of wildlife on his nature walks.

Tom had an interesting array of deer and goat skulls.

Bat Study By Thomas Wilson

A Badger By Thomas Wilson