Eleven Saw bills passed south off Marine Drive this morning and were thought to be Red-breasted Mergansers. A Little Egret was on rocks below Long Nab Obs this morning, two Eiders flew north and 17 Golden Plover passed there. 11 Common Crossbills, two Common Buzzard, four Jays and two Siskin were seen in Langdale Forest this afternoon. One Cuckoo, four Northern Wheatear, five Stonechat, one Tree Pipit, two Meadow Pipit, three Kestrel and two Common Buzzard were noted at Lilla Cross. The elusive Ring-necked Parakeet was at the car park at Proudfoots, Eastfield and single Little ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper and Peregrine Falcon were at Wykeham East Lake this evening.
Northern Wheatear by Russ Cryer.