Friday 27th April 2018

Late news, 26/4, Tehidy golf club: several Siskin around the club house at midday. (S Turner)

Late news, 26/4, West Cornwall golf course: 17 Whimbel & 1 Wheatear. (S Turner)

Late news, 26/4, Tehidy golf club: Black Kite over at around midday. (S Cox)

Newlyn: Juv Glaucous Gull in the harbour again. (L Proctor)

Pendeen Watch: 2 Wheatear and 9 Arctic Tern. (P Combridge)

Porthilly: 2 Swift. (S Grose)

Loe Pool: 6+ Reed Warbler on the Degibna side. (R Teague)

Bude Marshes: 2 Swift plus female Pied Flycatcher near Rod’s Bridge on Bude canal. (N Bastin)

Bude: 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Wren and 4 Long Tailed Tit. Sedge and Reed Warblers heard on the marsh. (H Wilkins)

Long-tailed Tit – Helen Wilkins

Penzance: steady movement of Swallows NE across Mount’s Bay and the prom in the afternoon. (R Phillips)

Marazion Beach: 11 Whimbrel at 07:00, 2 Sandwich Tern. (P Fraser)

Mount’s Bay: 45 Black-tailed Godwit NE from bay over the marsh at 13:30. (P Fraser)

Gannel Estuary: 45 Black-tailed Godwit flew in at 15:50, 13 Whimbrel, 5 Dunlin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret. (S Rowe) 2 Common Sandpiper. (S Grose)

Cape Cornwall Golf Course: 9 Blackcap (all female), 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 3 Wheatear, 1 Tree Pipit N, 1 Swift N, 150 Swallow, 15 House Martin, 10 Sand Martin. (P Fraser)

Kenidjack: 9 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 100 Swallow, 25 House Martin, 5 Sand Martin. (P Fraser)

Bodmin: 2 Blackcap (singing), 1 Chiffchaff (singing), 2 Swallow, 2 Jay, 1 Bullfinch. (R Hurrell)

Stithians Reservoir: 6 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Swift, 4 Swallow, 2 Reed Bunting (male), 4 Linnet, 2 Stonechat, numbers of Whitethroat and Sedge Warbler (singing). Also 2 Roe Deer. (J St Ledger) Golden Lion cut-off: Osprey overhead at about 4pm. (T Pinfield)

Hayle Estuary, Copperhouse Creek: 1 Little Ringed Plover. (P St Pierre)

Polbathic Creek: c18 Whimbrel in flight. (A Blonden)

Lizard Point area: 10+ Blackcap, 1 Cuckoo, 14+ House Martin, 7 Redstart, 30+ Swallow, 10+ Wheatear, 10+ Whitethroat, 10+ Chiffchaff, 4 Greylag Goose, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Tree Pipit, 18 Whimbrel, 20+ Willow Warbler. (T Blunden)

River Fal boat trip: 6 Swift, 20+ Whimbrel, 2 Sand Martin 2 Greenshank. (S Taylor)

Porthgwarra: male Redstart, 9 Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail, 4 Swift, 6 Willow Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 18 Whimbrel, Hirundines moving all day. (M Wallace)

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