Norfolk Bird News via 'Rare Bird Alert'
WHAT A DAY!!!
STEPPE GREY SHRIKE still at Burnham Norton!
Little Gulls x 10 at Titchwell RSPB.
Great Skuas x 2, Arctic Skuas x 4, Little Gulls x 10 at Gorleston-on-Sea.
Great Grey Shrike flew in off sea, Jack Snipe on Golf Course at Hunstanton.
Sooty Shearwater, Manx Shearwater, Great Skuas x 3, Little Gulls x 83, Velvet Scoter at Weybourne.
Spoonbill at Breydon Water.
Pomarine Skua, Great Skua x 10, Arctic Skua, Short-eared Owl at Winterton.
Yellow-browed Warbler (+ another 2 in churchyard), Ring Ouzels x 3, Whinchat, Redstart at Great Yarmouth Cemetery.
Leach's Petrel, Pomarine Skuas x 2, Sooty Shearwater, Great Skuas x 3, Long-eared Owl, Short-eared Owl x 9, Barred Warbler, Yellow-browed Warbler, Firecrest, Ring Ouzel at Horsey.
Black Redstarts x 2 at North Lodge Park, Cromer.
Great Grey Shrike, Siberian Chiffchaff at Walsey Hills NOA.
Great Grey Shrike just west of Sowbury Hill, Salthouse.
Red-backed Shrike 1w still at West Runton.
Grey Phalarope at Cley NWT.
Sabine's Gull, Little Auks x 3, Short-eared Owls x 2, Grey Phalaropes x 2, Black-throated Diver, Sooty Shearwaters x 18, Manx Shearwaters x 20, Little Gulls x 300, Great Skuas x 25, Red-necked Grebe, Velvet Scoter, Puffin at Cley.
Yellow-browed Warbler at Warham Greens.
Yellow-browed Warbler at Campsite Wood and Redstart, Short-eared Owl and Ring Ouzels x 8 at Stiffkey.
RED-FLANKED BLUETAIL at Garden Drove, Warham Greens (found by John Furse)
Ring Ouzel at Nunnery Lakes NR, Thetford.
Great Grey Shrikes x 2, Ring Ouzels x 105, Short-eared Owls x 2, Redstarts x 2 at Blakeney Point.
Great Grey Shrike (probable) by recycling bins at Thornham.
Ring Ouzel at Hopton-on-Sea.
Siberian Chiffchaff in trees leading up to cemetery at Sheringham.
Yellow-browed Warblers x 2, Pomarine Skua, Lapland Bunting, Short-eared Owls x 6, Sooty Shearwater, Velvet Scoters x 4, Ring Ouzels x 15 at Happisburgh.
Yellow-browed Warblers x 2 at Sidestrand.
Yellow-browed Warbler, Firecrest, Short-eared Owl, Ring Ouzel, Black Redstart at Holkham.
Yellow-browed Warbler at Gramborough Hill, Salthouse.
Great Skuas x 5, Little Gulls x 4, Mealy Redpoll at Holme NOA. I can't believe Holme had no other migrants reported from either NWT or NOA, surely they must have more than this!
Suffolk, Cambs, South Lincs Main News & More!
MEGA! LITTLE CRAKE, Great White Egret, Yellow-browed Warbler, Firecrests x 2 at Minsmere RSPB, Suffolk.
Sabine's Gull, Leach's Petrel, Pomarine Skua, Sooty Shearwaters x 3, Great Skuas x 15, Long-tailed Ducks x 3, Little Gulls x 19 at Aldeburgh, Suffolk.
Leach's Petrel at Pakefield, Suffolk.
Plus similar migrants to Norfolk all along the Suffolk coast.
Radde's Warbler, Pallas's Warblers x 2 at Donna Nook, Lincolnshire.
Ring Ouzels x 25, Yellow-browed Warbler, Long-tailed Skuas x 2, Sooty Shearwater at Gibraltar Point NNR.
Pomarine Skuas x 15, Great Skuas x 42 at Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire.
Great Skuas x 11, Little Gulls x 74, Kittiwakes x 173 flew over south over Foul Anchor, north of Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.
MEGA! BRUNNICH'S GUILLEMOT flew north past Flamborough Head, Yorkshire.
MEGA! EASTERN BONELLI'S WARBLER still at Scalloway, Shetland.
MEGA! LITTLE CRAKE still, Minsmere RSPB, Suffolk.
MEGA! SOLITARY SANDPIPER still, County Wexford, Ireland.