27 September, 2011
Anticipating something good this morning on the golf course only to find an early society out at 0720 putting an end to my excitement. Still a good selection of species this morning with 1-2 Redstart, 2 Spotted Fly, 2 Whinchat, 30 Blackcap, 20 Chiffchaff, 1 Reed arbler, 1 Grey Wagtail, good numbers of finches moving east with several small group of Siskin, and a few Redpoll. 1 Kingfisher flew from the beach towards the mill path, 1 Tawny Owl calling from 1st wood, Peregrine over the north field, and good numbers of House martin over the western end of the golf course. Also today 2 Little Egret, 1 Med Gull west with several Sandwich Tern close inshore, and good numbers of Meadow Pipit in fields west of the mill path.