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Photo finalist

A Manx amateur photographer says she's thrilled at one of her snaps being short-listed in a competition to feature in a BBC wildlife calendar.

Jane Powell took a stunning photo of a cheeky long-tail stealing nuts from the bird table in the garden of her Port St Mary home.

It's among a handful of photos selected from thousands of entries to a contest run by the BBC's Countryfile programme.

Viewers will vote - and the most popular picture will win.

Jane says the rodent had become a regular visitor when she captured it on film:

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