A count of 54 Mediterranean gulls on the beach this morning mostly 1st and 2nd winter birds, two with green DARVIC type rings “R4UA” and R6UJ”.

In excess of 500 Herring Gull, a handful of GBBG and one LBBG, a solitary Kittiwake and a small number of Black Backed Gull one youngster not looking at all well.

One sandwich Tern and two Oyster Catcher.

This afternoon a phone call from a member of the public reporting a Gannet at the roadside at Yealm Bridge, Yealmpton.