Not known as a hotbed of birding but in the first ten days of 2021 a total of 50 species noted (around 75-80 is usual for the entire year).

Highlights have included;-   Common Snipe, Jack Snipe (a real rarity), Cattle Egret, Stonechat, Kingfisher, Dipper, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker (very unusual here), Green and Great Spotted Woodpecker, Goldcrest, Raven, plus winter thrushes and the more common birds. Only one raptor however..Buzzard.

Posted January 11th, 2021 at 5:19 pm by Francis Welland in Bird News