Having told you about the gold postbox in Onchan (painted to celebrate Peter Kennaugh’s gold medal in the cycling pursuit BBC News of Peter Kennaugh), it’s time to update you on Igor’s adventures in the Isle of Man.

Igor, you remember, is the (plastic) iguana bought by Mark for Garry’s birthday. (‘Joy?’) He was very surprised to see a red postbox change colour and wondered how this could possibly be camouflage…so he went to investigate:

He also had fun investigating the greenery right at the south of the island:

There was plenty of greenery in Laxey too:

Mind you, there was also an intriguing piece of Victorian engineering in Laxey to explore as well:

All in all, an interesting holiday…!