10th January 2018

6th – a male Velvet Scoter went south and then north, a Manx Shearwater and a Blue Fulmar (among 650 Fulmars) did likewise, and the three Great Northern Divers remained in the Bay Corner.

7th – 30 Snow Buntings west along Carr Naze / North Cliff; three Mute Swans still at the Dams; a Woodcock in Parish Wood; Short-eared Owl and 13 Grey Partridges at the Tip; roost of 43 Magpies at the Dams.

8th –  four Waxwings on a local housing estate.  

9th – 32 Sanderlings on the beach at the Gap. 

10th – 21 Shags at a post-roost gathering by the Brigg.

Bullfinch at the Dams (Mark Pearson)