Norfolk Bird News via 'Rare Bird Alert'
Siberian Chiffchaff probable, Grey Phalarope on sea (then on beach and flew west),
Long-tailed Ducks x 30, Velvet Scoters x 15, Shag, Scaup x 4, Great Northern Diver, Black-throated Divers x 3, Red-necked Grebe, Slavonian Grebe, Water Pipit at Titchwell
Iceland Gull juv. flew west, Long-tailed Duck on Watling Water from Babcock Hide at Cley NWT.
Spoonbill on sea pool between Salthouse and Cley.
Little Auk reported yesterday on sea at Salthouse.
Pale-bellied Brent Goose at Salthouse.
Purple Sandpipers x 4 on groynes at Sea Palling.
Great White Egret at Holkham Freshmarsh.
Scaup at north end of lake at Holkham.
Waxwings x 20 on Jermingham Road, Costessey.
Waxwings x 15 at Chapel Break Road, Bowthorpe.
Snow Buntings x 40 at north end of dunes at Winterton.
Waxwings x 2, Taiga Bean Geese x 21 at Buckenham Marshes RSPB.
Great White Egret at Kimberley Park, Wymondham.
Grey Phalarope at Thornham Harbour.
Lapland Bunting at Thornham Point.
Snow Buntings x 40 east of Gramborough Hill at Salthouse.
Tundra Bean Goose, Pink-footed Geese x 5,000, Greenland White-fronted Goose in beet field by B1155 between Stanhoe and Muckleton.
Water Pipits x 4 at Cantley Beet Factory.
Shorelarks x 39 at 1/2 mile east of Holkham Gap, Slavonian Grebes x 6, Long-tailed Ducks x 7, Velvet Scoters x 3 at Holkham Bay.
Slavonian Grebe on Little Broad, Ormesby St Margaret.
Tundra Bean Goose in beet field at Abbey Farm, Hillington.
Great White Egret at Bowthorpe Marsh.
Scaup at Blakeney Harbour.
Slavonian Grebe at Filby Broad.
MEGA! KILLDEER again, mainland at Sandwick, Shetland.
FIRST FOR BRITAIN! MASKED WAGTAIL (Motacilla alba personata) – again at Croft Villas, 2.5mls NNW of Haverfordwest at Camrose, Pembrokeshire.