Whilst Finnsnes became ice-free last week, over in Rossfjord it’s a different story.
On Sunday morning we had our last confirmation services for the year. Sarah played at Lysbotn where it was standing room only, and I played in Rossfjord (conservative estimate was 300 people in a building designed for less than 200, so it was a bit of a squash to say the least).
These picture were from the drive out. The catkins are responsible for a lot of pollen at the moment so lots of people are sniffing and it has an interesting effect on some peoples’ singing voice!
Inside Rossfjord church:
On the way home. You can see that most of Rossfjord Vann (the lake which, unusually, has a layer of fresh water on the top and salt water lower down) is still frozen, and doesn’t appear to have changed much in over a month.