Friday 11th December 2015

Late news 10/12 Helston: 1 probable Central Asian Lesser Whitethroat. (S Bury – photo)

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Clerkenwell, Bodmin: 1 Treecreeper (1st here in 19 Years), 1 Goldcrest and 1 f Bullfinch. ( A Wagstaff)

Carrick Roads from Mylor Churchtown: 15 Black-necked Grebe (in groups of 10 and 5), 5 Great Northern Diver, 21 Red-breasted Merganser, 8 Turnstone, 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger – photo)

Great Northern Diver Mylor Churchtown 11th Dec 2015

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 150+ Lapwing, 5 Snipe. (J St Ledger)

Penzance Bus station: 1 Great-crested Grebe, 1m Eider, 1 Great Northern Diver and 3 Black Redstart. (P St Pierre)

Eastern Green Beach: 1 Red-throated Diver, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 partially albino Meadow Pipit (white crown and throat with luminous pink bill with white tip). (P St Pierre)

Gulval: 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Firecrest, 1 Blackcap, 15 Redwing, 60 Chaffinch and 10 Skylark. (P St Pierre)

Hayle Estuary: 12 Med Gull, 200 Dunlin and 1 Kingfisher. (R Veal, J & J Boyd)

Playing Place: 1 Firecrest in garden. (K Dalziel)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 4 Mute Swan, 29 Teal, 24 Mallard, 1 drake Gadwall, 5 Little Grebe, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 11 Moorhen, 2 Water Rail, 1 Peregrine, 2 Oystercatcher, 3 Snipe, c40,000 Starling, 2 Stonechat, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 1 Great Crested Grebe off Great Hogus. (DK Parker)

St Ives: 1 Turtle Dove.

MJS & DKP