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The Dun Briste sea stack is 50m high and was formed by wind and wave erosion 350 million years ago.
EASY SQUEEZY David, above, and playing accordion on sea stack
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP Theatre Royal and Grey Street in Newcastle by harra1958; Cullercoats Bay by Anthony Beavers; the Church of Our Lady at Seaton Delaval Hall by Paul Sproat; sea stack at Marsden by K Arran.
The island is crisscrossed with spectacular walks taking you past fantastic sea stacks and caves.
But the birds are indifferent to the stream of visitors because they live on a sea stack, an offshore rock that has been separated from the mainland by erosion.
Ju A sea stack, a turret of rock stands like a sentinel off the coast and the beach is even said to have a resident ghost of a sailor from a shipwrecked Spanish Armada ship.
They're both terrific ladies, but Maggie's experience is the most exciting in TV terms and, after just 18 days of training, she's off to tackle a 60-metre sea stack called the Old Man Of Stoer.
This famous 450-ft tall sea stack is vertigo-inspiring and home to hundreds of sea birds, including very cute puffins.
He remains the youngest person ever to have scaled the iconic sea stack, which rises 449ft out of the Atlantic.
Meanwhile, the Orkneys feature in the 10 best things to climb section, with the Old Man of Hoy's iconic 450ft sea stack an invitation to "gather your grappling hooks".
Heroically trying not to swear as she clings to a cranny on Scotland's Old Man of Stoer - a terrifying 60-metre high sea stack jutting out of the waves - her achievement is simply awesome.
At Birsay, a little island off Mainland, Orkney, there's a small sea stack just off the shore which sometimes has a colony of Arctic terns.