Wednesday 28th October 2015

West Pentire: 1 Black Redstart on rooftop. (D Mays)

Porth Joke: 4 Bullfinch, 30+ Skylark, 40+ Meadow Pipit, 15+ Song Thrush, 10+ Stonechat, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Curlew over, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 1 Buzzard and 1 Goldcrest. (D Mays)

Charlestown: 1 m Blackcap in private garden. (D Hastilow)

Rame Head: 1 Black Redstart on church roof and 2 Firecrest in Triangle by church. (M Beer + D Allan)

Kelynack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 7+ Goldcrest and a small flock of Siskin. (T Mills)

Bude: 2 Chaffinch, 1 Robin, 1 Coal Tit, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 2 Starling, 16 House Sparrow, 2 Dunnock in garden; 3 Meadow Pipit in estuary; 5 Meadow Pipit, 2 Cormorant along coast path and 5 Oystercatcher on beach below Efford beacon. (H Wilkins)

Treraven Meadows: 20+ Red-legged Partridge. (R Farnes)

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Red-legged Partridge, Rod Farnes
St Merryn: i Black Redstart. (R Augarde)

 Black Redstart video, Richard Augarde

Walmsley Sanctuary: Osprey over flying SW in the morning. (C Selway)

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 1 Whimbrel and 2 Mediterranean Gull. Swanpool NR: 1 Firecrest. (J St Ledger)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 2 Spoonbill and 1 Pintail. Copperhouse Creek: 4 Pintail and 2 Ringed Plover. (J Hawkey) At 7.30am the 2 Spoonbill were in Ryan’s Field. (S Turner)

Cot Valley to Nanquidno: Serin in private field at Boscregan (vegetation too high to see it on the deck) and flying between there and last house down Nanquidno – also present yesterday, 27th October 2015. Seven Woodlarks in adjacent private field where vegetation is also too high to see them on the deck. Visible migration south-south-east between 08:30 and 11:30 – 500+ Starlings, 300+ Chaffinches, c20 Siskins and 3 Bramblings. In Cot Valley, 1 Woodcock and 1 Firecrest. (N Wheatley) Also 1 Osprey over at 12.50.  (D Balmer)

Nanjizal: 1 Short-eared Owl. (J FitzGerald-Patrick) Also 1 Osprey over at 13.15. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Porthgwarra: 1 Osprey over at 1400; 1 Wheatear, 1 Firecrest, 1 Dartford Warbler also c80 Skylark in stubble field at Arden Sawah. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Land’s End: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling again. (C Corrigan, J Swann)

St Just: 1 3w American Herring Gull at Jericho Farm. (D Balmer)

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Mousehole: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Men-an-Tol: 1 m Hen Harrier. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion: 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Lizard Point: 1 Black Redstart.

St Levan: 570 Chaffinch, 2 Grey Wagtail, few Brambling and 4 Firecrest in one bush. (D Balmer)

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