At Long Nab today 3 Great Northern Divers flew north, one at 08.32, the second at 08.47 and finally one at 09.24. In Hutton Bucel 2 Little Owls were showing quite well around 12.30 opposite the Manorial Pinfold and a little further down the road in Brompton-by-Sawdon the ♂ Ring Ouzel remained for another day and the Hawfinch flock had increased to 19 individuals, also today Graham Sigsworth reports 7 Hawfinches around the churchyard at Thornton-le-Dale, 2 along Dog Kennel Lane and then 4 in his garden.
An adult Kittiwake was off the Toll House, Marine Drive plus a Red-throated Diver (+1 N) and 3 Guillemots (+5 N) also around town this evening 69 Purple Sandpipers roosting on the East Pier, c650 Black-headed Gulls in South Bay and c900 Starlings in Old Town.
|Little Owl - Hutton Buscel - Terry Hobson|
Little Grebe - Brompton-by-Sawdon - Chris Bell