Orcombe Point - the wryneck again showing well on and off all morning on the coast path about 150yds east of geoneedle. The red-breasted flycatcher also showing again, in trees left of the main entrance to the Bristol Schools Camp, accessed by taking the track right off Gore Lane just before the sharp bend. Please park sensibly in Gore Lane or alternatively park in Foxholes and follow the coastal path. Also this morning at least 16 wheatear, 3+ grey wagtail, 5+ alba wagtail, 13+ yellow wagtail, c30+ chiffchaff, 1 hobby (flew south out to sea), 1+ tree pipit, 2 dark-bellied brent goose, c25+ swallow, c40+ house martin, 1+ jay, 1 curlew, c20+ skylark, c100+ meadow pipit, 1+ goldcrest and 1 blackcap. Also 2 couded yellow butterfly and 1 silver Y moth.

Posted September 21st, 2014 at 12:56 pm by Matt Knott in Bird News