Friday, 4 November 2016

4th November - Another Eastern Black Redstart - Hartlepool

Another Eastern Black Redstart -  this time at Hartlepool Headland.
 

 

Sunday, 30 October 2016

30th October - Daurian Shrike and Pied Wheatear.

Daurian Shrike and Pied Wheatear. Another 2 LIFERS - the shrike was at the lea's at South Shields and the Pied Wheatear was on our doorstep at Redcar seafront. What will turn up next!!
A little Owl also put in an appearance.
 

 Isabelline Daurian Shrike


 Little Owl
 Pied Wheatear




 

Saturday, 29 October 2016

29th October - Back home and birds keep coming - Eastern Black Redstart

Back home and birds keep coming - Eastern Black Redstart at Skinninggrove - another lifer.
 







 

Friday, 28 October 2016

26th - 28th October Mull

Now we arrive on Mull for a few days.
 
 Barnacle Goose
 Common Buzzard
 Fieldfare
 Hen Harrier (male)
 Highland Cow
 Otter
 Red Deer
 White-tailed Eagle


Sunday, 23 October 2016

23rd October - Up in Avimore

 
Caught up with the locals at one of our favourite places.
 
 





Saturday, 22 October 2016

22nd October - 150+ Brambling

 
Had a pleasant drive over our moors today and came across a flock of 150+ Brambling just outside Kildale Village.