Black with orange strips about 5 cm long.
On road verge near River Inver
No interactions present.
Have a look at the Fox Moth on UK moths: http://ukmoths.org.uk/show.php?id=3692 The image they have for the early instar larva seems to match quite well.
Thanks for the help , new to moths so that site looks very useful
Wildlife of Assynt
For the early stages of moths (and butterflies) see also the excellent website:
(you'll need to scroll through their indexes to find the species you want).
Entomologist and biological recorder
Lat/Lng: 58.1, -5.3
OS grid ref: NC0922