Rung ~ juvenile Great Black-Backed Gull at Broadsands

Following the sighting of a juvenile Great Black-backed Gull at Broadsands yesterday I recieved the following this morning:~
 
Many thanks for the record and photograph. I can confirm that D:BE is one of the Goldcliff Ringing Group's birds.
 
Ringed 8 June 2014 on Denny Island, Bristol Channel
 
Sighted 29 September at Broadsands, Paignton, Devon
 
Distance/duration: 135km, SSW, 1 year 113 days
 
Yours is the first sighting since the bird was ringed.
 
 
6AA8 has been sighted at Broadsands previously and was rung in on Guernsey earlier this year.
 
 

Posted September 30th, 2015 at 8:58 am by Steve Hopper in General Birding