For the first time I can recall there is only one “top story” on the Guardian Android app. But why not shine a little light on another heartening story underneath the screaming headlines about the new Prince of Cambridge. “Puffin Numbers Show Encouraging Recovery,” say the Guardian and BBC News. On the Farne Islands, just off the Northumberland coast, the population is up eight percent since 2008 to almost 40,000 pairs of puffins. Yes they are beyond cute.
- Farne puffin numbers show increase (bbc.co.uk)
- Puffin numbers show encouraging recovery (guardian.co.uk)
- VIDEO: Puffin numbers making a comeback (bbc.co.uk)