Wednesday 18th October 2017

Late news, 17/10, Looe: Drake Eider in the harbour mouth at about 13:00. (K Dolman)

Wadebridge: 1 Firecrest (S Marquis)

Land’s End: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Firecrest, 1 m Brambling from path behind Swingates. Also 1 Green Sandpiper over, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 Wheatear, 2 Chough, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Water Rail. (P Taylor, H Mitchell) Also 4 Siskin. (C Urquhart)

Sancreed: 4 Mute Swan north, 21 Golden Plover west, 1 Snipe, 6 Skylark, 12 Goldcrest, 2 Chiffchaff, 45 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Coal Tit. (D Flumm)

Truro: 2 Spoonbill down Malpas towards the Heron Inn. (M Costa)

Sennen: 1 Short-toed Lark still present in ploughed field just SW of Escalls Chapel.

Sennen Cove: 4 Mute Swan in the harbour late afternoon. 

Polgigga: Yellow-browed Warbler along Bosistow Lane at c11:00, plus a Whitethroat. (D Helliar)

Nanjizal: 1 Little Bunting, 3 Yellow-browed Warbler, Ring Ouzel. (K Wilson)

Porthgwarra: Richard’s Pipit in fields below Roskestal Farm, then flew towards Raftra Farm at 11:35 plus 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Black Redstart, Tree Pipit, Whinchat, 8 Wheatear, 2 Merlin and 12 Firecrest between Porthgwarra and St Levan. (MD Wallace) Also 13 Firecrest, 1 Ring Ouzel and 2 Great Northern Diver over. (C Urquhart)

Pendeen: 4 Firecrests, 1 at the church, 1 at Calartha Farm and 2 by the Coastguard Cottages. Arrival of Song Thrush and Blackcap plus c50 Siskins north. (L Thomson)

Kenidjack: 2 Hawfinch still in hawthorns above the sewerage works. Also 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 2 Firecrest. (C Urquhart)

Connor Downs: 2 Hawfinch over. (P Freestone)

Lamorna: 1 Firecrest, 10 Goldcrest (D Flumm)

St Ives: 2 Redwing over calling. (R Veal)

Namphillows Wood: 1 Firecrest, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Greenshank, 10 Redshank, 5 Curlew. (M Buckley)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 16 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Ruff, 1 Greenshank and 76 Mediterranean Gull. Copperhouse Creek: 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank, 1 Ruff and 1 Grey Plover. Ryan’s Field: 1 juv Spoonbill, 40 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 77 Redshank, 6 Greenshank, 1 Ruff and 1 Lapwing. (T Mills, MJ Spicer)

The Lizard area: Curlew Sandpiper over Housel Bay, plus 3 Wheatear and 1 Whinchat.  10 Chiffchaff and 5 Firecrest Church Cove.  Firecrest and 4 Wheatear, Pistil Meadow area. (D Collins)

Whipsiderry: 8 Corn Bunting, 1 Reed Bunting, 3 Chough, 1 Wheatear. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Little Grebe, 6 Wigeon, 126 Curlew, 4 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 3 Oystercatcher, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit. (S Rowe)

Rame: 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher showing well around the church area, 30+ Firecrest, 1m Black Redstart, 5 Chiffchaff, 1 Hobby over the dump field,1 Wheatear in the dump. (C Buckland) Church Lane: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 m Blackcap, 1 m Bullfinch.

Camel Trail, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 14 Mute Swan, 50 Canada Goose, 15 Mallard, 25 Wigeon, 2 Red-legged Partridge, 2 Pheasant, 7 Cormorant, 6 Grey Heron, 24 Little Egret, 2 Buzzard, 2 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Water Rail, 1 Moorhen, 85 Oystercatcher, 15 Ringed Plover, 150 Golden Plover, 25 Lapwing, 20 Dunlin, 1 Little Stint, 1 Common Sandpiper, 55 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 24 Black-tailed Godwit, 70 Curlew, 220 Black-headed Gull, 1 Common Gull, 7 Mediterranean Gull, 70 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 28 Great Black-backed Gull, 5 Woodpigeon, 2 Collared Dove, 2 Meadow Pipit, 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Wren, 2 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 1 Redwing, 19 Blackbird, 3 Song Thrush, 1 Great Tit, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 7 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Magpie, 14 Jackdaw, 16 Rook, 75 Carrion Crow, 1 Raven, 30 Starling, 8 House Sparrow, 1 Chaffinch, 2 Greenfinch, 3 Goldfinch, 1 Bullfinch  (M Scawen et al.)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 imm male Garganey, 1 female Gadwall and a pair of mating Mallard at the front viewing recess today,  (AJames)

Garganey, Alan James

Mallard, Alan James

Mallard, Alan James

Gadwall, Alan James

Luxland View, Newquay: male and female Black Redstart in garden and around new houses (C.Yates) 

Pendower Beach: 1 Red-necked Grebe still.

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Muscovy Duck, 30 Mallard, 3 Tufted Duck, 6 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 1 Greenshank, 1 Kingfisher, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 3 Goldcrest. (DK Parker)

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Sunday 15th October 2017

Late news, 12/10, Nanjizal: 1 Peregrine. (J Milligan – photos)

Late news, 13/10, Porthgwarra: 2 Dotterel on the moor at halfway wall briefly at 11:30. (B Groves)

Late news, 14/10, Nanjizal: 1 Red-eyed Vireo but not since, please keep to public footpaths. (K Wilson)

Nanjizal: 5 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Hawfinch, 9 Blackcap, 42 Goldcrest, 9 Firecrest and 21 Chiffchaff ringed plus 1 Lapwing, 1 Common Snipe, 1 Hobby, 2 Kingfisher, 2 Water Rail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Cetti’s Warbler1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Crossbill, 24 Siskin, 3 Song Thrush, 11 Jay, 1 Reed Bunting. Please keep to the public footpaths. (Bob Bosisto, P Roseveare)

St Levan: 1 Merlin, 7 Firecrest and 4 Chiffchaff. (Bob Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Marazion: 1 Garganey still. (Bob Bosisto, P Roseveare, R Farnes)

Sancreed:  2 Firecrest, 14 Goldcrest, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 1 Grey Wagtail, 5 Pied Wagtail (D Flumm)

Towan Head: 13 Mediterranean Gull and 4 Kittiwake. (S Grose)

Windmill Farm: 3 Firecrest, 1 Gadwall, 1 Snipe and 40 Golden Plover. (D Wright)

Pendeen: 3 Hawfinch flew west over the church at 08:25

Lizard: 2 Hawfinch in the village also Turtle Dove opposite Parc Garland, Whinchat plus Firecrest everywhere c30. (M Pass, I Maclean)

Church Cove: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 7 Firecrest, 2 Siskin, 1 Yellow Wagtail (over). (M Pass, I Maclean – photo)

Turtle Dove – Ilya Maclean

Housel Bay: 8 Firecrests, 2 Siskin. (I Maclean)

Porthgwarra: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in Doctor’s Garden (Rosevale), 8+ Firecrest, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Snipe, 5 Siskin over. (B Mellow, R Veal, R Augarde, R Wilkins) A different Yellow-browed Warbler reported at Trevean. (MD Wallace) 10 Firecrest, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in 60ft Cover. (B Field)

Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest – Brian Field

Praa: 1 Black Redstart. (R Teague)

Kenidjack: 2 Hawfinch by the engine shed at 15.30 then flew down the valley. (S Rogers) 4 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Kestrel. (B Field) 3 Hawfinch above the sewerage works at 15:18 plus 1 Firecrest.

Kestrel – Brian Field

Marazion: Water Pipit on the beach in the morning. (M Silk)

Truro: 2 Spoonbill at Malpas.

Penberth: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 4 Firecrest and Siskin (several heard overhead). (D Helliar) Red-breasted Flycatcher at lower end of path from Treen. (per M Ahmad)

Wadebridge: 1 Hawfinch over. (DI Julian)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Spoonbill at 16:00 on Ryan’s Field. (J Bowen, J Coppock – photos)

Spoonbill – J Bowen Spoonbill – J Coppock

Whipsiderry: 1 Chough (unringed), 2 Peregrine Falcon, 11 Raven, 12 Reed Bunting and 5 Corn Bunting. (S Grose)

Porth Joke: 4 Firecrest, 7 Goldcrest, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 10 Long-tailed Tit, 25 House Sparrow, 2 Swallow. (S Rowe)

Coverack: 2 Spoonbill flew past the Paris Hotel towards Chynalls at 14:15.

Pendower: Red-necked Grebe off the beach this afternoon.

Portreath Airfield: 2 Peregrine with kill. (R Hampshire)

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Saturday 14th October 2017

Late news, 13/10, RSPB Scillonian III wildlife cruise, Penzance to Wolf Rock & return: 12 Kittiwake, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 26 Gannet, 3 Arctic Skua, 12 Guillemot, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Manx Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Harbour Porpoise, 6 Common Dolphin. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Late news, 13/10, RSPB Scillonian III wildlife cruise, Wolf Rock to St Mary’s & return: 42 Gannet, 4 Great Skua, 5 Guillemot, 1 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Puffin, 2 Razorbill, 1 Arctic Skua. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Par Beach Pool: 2 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Water Rail, 3 Little Grebe, 5 Coot, 6 Snipe, 2 Grey Heron and 2 Cayuga Ducks. (S Grose)

Par Docks: 12 Canada Geese standing on the roof of one the dock buildings! (S Grose)

Mullion Cove: pair of Goldcrest, troupe of Long-tailed Tits and female Grey Wagtail in a private garden. (J Allely)

Porthgwarra: 1 Bearded Tit heard only, flying over at 09:15. (R Veal, M Ahmad) 1 1w Red-breasted Flycatcher first seen in willows below Doctor’s Garden then made its way up the valley. (R Veal, M Pass) Also Hawfinch late morning. (M Pass)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 14 Mallard, 5 Teal, 1 Garganey, 3 Cormorant, 5 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 45 Moorhen, 1 Snipe, 2+ Kingfisher, 2 Stonechat, 26 Meadow Pipit, 2 Reed Bunting and 4 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Polgigga: Turtle Dove on wires at Lower Bosisto. (MD Wallace)

Penryn Campus: 4 Firecrest. (J Chapman)

Goss Moor: 3 Yellowhammer, 2 Mistle Thrush and 6 Redwing. (S Grose)

Trevose Head: 9 Goldcrest, 1 Blackcap and 14 Blackbird. (B Bosisto)

Camel Estuary: 24 Wigeon, 2 Golden Plover, 25 Ringed Plover,  24 Dunlin and 1 Firecrest. (B Bosisto)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 1 drake Pintail, 1 Peregrine, 27 Golden Plover, 5 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Snipe and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (B Bosisto)

Caerthillian: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Merlin. (D Eva)

Church Cove: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (D Eva, I Maclean) Also 1 Firecrest. (I Maclean)

Lizard Village: 1 Hawfinch. (D Collins, D Eva, I Maclean) Also 1 Turtle Dove. (I Maclean) The same or another Turtle Dove seen nearby. (J Chapple)

Old Lizard Head: 1 Lapland Bunting over. (I Maclean)

Kynance: 1 Hawfinch flew N over Kynance Road. (T Blunden)

Creegbrawse, Chacewater: 2 Tawny Owls calling at 04:00, plus 1 Swallow in the afternoon. (B Toms)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Water: 12 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Spotted Redshank, 5 Greenshank, 1 Ruff, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 34 Bar-tailed Godwit, 32 Med Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Kingfisher. Carnsew Pool: 1 Black-necked Grebe, 4 Little Egret, 8 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin. Ryan’s Field: 2 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank. Copperhouse Creek: 1 Greenshank, 7 Bar-tailed Godwit, 12 Med Gull. (D Flumm, AR Kitson)

St Gothian Sands: 14 Tufted, 4 Teal and 2 Stonechat. (D Flumm, AR Kitson)

Predannack Downs: Merlin this afternoon. (D Wright)

Merlin – Dougy Wright

Porth Reservoir: 8 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Coot, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Sparrowhawk, 1 Dipper, 2 Mistle Thrush, 6 Blackcap and 3 Bullfinch. (S Grose)

Calenick Creek: 2 Spoonbill, 8 Greenshank. (A Nicholson)

Tresillian River, Tresillian to St Clement: 7 Greenshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, Sparrowhawk, Kingfisher. (A Nicholson)

Tresmple Pool: Great Crested Grebe, Kingfisher. (A Nicholson)

Rame Head: 1 Hobby over at midday. (C Buckland)

Torpoint West Muds: 2 summer plumage Red-throated Diver, 55 Turnstone, 420 Wigeon. (C Buckland, M Beer)

Gannel Estuary: 2 Cattle Egret, 13 Little Egret at Penpol Creek. (S Grose)

Loe Pool: 1 Firecrest, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Water Rail, 10 Great Crested Grebe including 1 immature (the second immature seen previously at the Eastern end of the pool was not seen or heard today), 2 Kingfisher, 3 Moorhen including 1 immature, 181 Herring Gull, 21 Cormorant. (G Adams)

Kenidjack: 1 Firecrest. (JD Swann)

Cot Valley: 1 FIrecrest. (D Helliar)

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Friday 13th October 2017

Late news, 12/10, St Breock: c200 Golden Plover over. (per DK Parker)

Late news, 12/10, St Levan: Yellow-browed Warbler reported still. (per DK Parker)

Late news, 12/10, Par: Light phase Honey Buzzard reported drifting out to sea, mobbed by corvids. (N Bastin)

Helford: Red-throated Diver on Helford River next to Merthen Woods. (J Stanbury)

Loe Pool: Hobby, Firecrest, Water Rail and 2 Kingfisher. (R Hollis)

Pendeen: Snow Bunting flew over the lighthouse. (P Combridge)

Nanquidno: 5 Firecrest, c10 Chiffchaff, 1 Merlin, 1 Hobby, 1 Hawfinch (in pines above Byways Lodge then flew north towards St Just), 7 Chough, 1 Brambling over south. (A Rosier)

Porthgwarra: 1 Golden Plover, 2 Chough, 9 Chiffchaff, 8 Firecrest (2 in 60ft cover, 6 in toilet block area). No sign of the Red-eyed Vireo. (B Bosistow, P Roseveare)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Little Egret, 3 Tufted Duck, 1 Gadwall, 1 Wigeon, 1 Kingfisher. (B Bosistow, P Roseveare) 2 Cormorant, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Moorhen, 2 Tufted Duck, 29 Mallard. (K Bowers)

Cormorant, Great Crested Grebe and Tufted Duck – Kevin Bowers

Kennall Vale, Ponsanooth: 2 Dipper. (R Hampshire)

Penberth: 6+ Firecrest. (S Turner)

Kenidjack: 1 Firecrest, 6 Chough. (D Helliar)

Gannel Estuary: 2 Cattle Egret, 13 Little Egret at roost; 130 Curlew, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Dipper. (S Grose)

Cot Valley: 1 Firecrest. (D Allan)

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Monday 9th October 2017

Late news, 8/10, Mawgan: 2 Yellow Browed Warbler (P. Bedford)

Porthilly Point: 97 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Common Gull and 21 Sandwich Tern. (S Grose)

Constantine: 2 Yellow-browed Warblers with Long-tailed Tit flock in wet woods at NW end of village; also 1 Whinchat, 2 Raven, 7 Skylark, 19 Meadow Pipits and 1 Chiffchaff. (J Chapman)

Penzance: Male Eider in the harbour early morning. (S Turner)

Pendeen: Pom Skua past early morning. Wryneck still present opposite the coastguard cottages. (B Hibbett, MJ Spicer, R Auguarde – video) Yellow-browed Warbler and Pied Flycatcher at Calartha Farm. (P Combridge, B Hibbett, MJ Spicer, J Hawkey)

St Levan: Yellow-browed Warbler still in the turning circle sallows. (MD Wallace)

Polgigga: Yellow-browed Warbler in Bosistow Lane. (MD Wallace)

Sancreed: 80 Golden Plover, 2 Firecrest, 27 Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff, 20 Long-tailed Tit and 1 Coal Tit (D Flumm)

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 15 Goldcrest, 9 Long-tailed Tit (D Flumm)

Brew: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (P St Pierre)

Penryn Campus: 1 Firecrest (J Chapman)

Nanquidno: Yellow-browed Warbler at bottom of valley. (C Moore)

Rame: Good numbers of Goldcrest, 1 Hobby, 1 Peregrine, 2 Sparrowhawk, 1 f Kestrel, 2 Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, Yellowhammers, Meadow Pipits and Skylarks. (C Buckland)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 4 Mallard, 3 Cormorant, Meadow Pipits, 1 Grey Wagtail and 3 Buzzard. (K Bowers – photos)

Grey Wagtail Buzzard Meadow Pipit

Tregonetha Downs: 16 Snipe, 3 Yellowhammer, 1 Merlin, 2 Tawny Owl and 2 Hare (S Grose)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 2 Wigeon, 1 Gadwall, 11 Teal, 12 Mallard, 14 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 7 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 56 Moorhen, 1 Snipe, 1 Kingfisher, 5 Firecrest, 2 Chiffchaff and 6 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Cot Valley: Yellow-browed Warbler in the garden of Corner House.

Lizard: 2 Wryneck in Lizard Village this afternoon.

St Clement: 1 Cattle Egret,12 Little Egret, 7 Curlew, 5 Greenshank, 8 Redshank. (R Nicholls)

Cattle Egret, Rowena Nicholls

Grey Squirrel, Rowena Nicholls

Goss Moor: 3 Tawny Owl, 1 Redwing heard only. (S Grose)

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Saturday 7th October 2017

Late news, 6/10, Rame Head area: 1 Ring Ouzel. (S.Tucker) 2 Firecrest, 1  Willow Warbler, 20+ Chiffchaff, 12+ Blackcap, 200+ Meadow Pipit, 10+Siskin, 1 Reed Bunting, 200/250 Swallow all arrived at 14:10 sat on wires & feeding over fields. 3 Sparrowhawk and 15+ Goldcrest. (D Allan, M Beer, V&S Tucker, C Buckland, M Northey)

Late news, 6/10, RSPB wildlife cruise, Penzance to Wolf Rock: 1 drake Eider, 4 Common Scoter, 1 Red-throated Diver, 9 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 86 Gannet, 15 Cormorant, 3 Oystercatcher, 23 Turnstone, 34 Kittiwake, 20 Herring Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 49 Guillemot, 7 auk sp and 3 Meadow Pipit. Also 2 Minke Whale, 5 Bottlenose Dolphin, 7 Common Dolphin, 3 Harbour Porpoise and 1 Small Tortoiseshell. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

Late news, 6/10, RSPB wildlife cruise, Wolf Rock to Penzance: 4 Common Scoter (3m & 1f, same as in the morning), 10 Balearic Shearwater, 152 Gannet, 130 Kittiwake, 31 Black-headed Gull, 255 Herring Gull, 12 Great Black-backed Gull and 6 Guillemot. Also 3+ Blue-fin Tuna. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

Porthgwarra: Cliff Swallow reported c08:57 -09:10 then flew north over bungalows on north side of valley, but no further sign. (T Charlton)

Pendeen: Hawfinch in pines by church at c09:10 then circled a couple of times and flew east. (L Thomson)

Marazion: Red-throated Diver flew west towards Longrock. (P St Pierre)

St Clement: 1 Cattle Egret still on the estuary.

College Reservoir: 3 Gadwall, 1 Marsh Tit ( D. Eva )

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Common Tern, 1 Kingfisher and 2 Swallow. (S Grose)

Penryn Campus: 2 Firecrest, 1 Blackcap and 1 Chiffchaff (J. Chapman)

Towan Head: 1 Arctic Skua, 9 Dunlin. (S Rowe)

Nanquidno: 2 Firecrest. (R Veal)

Porthgwarra: 1 Merlin over. (R Veal)

Gothian Sands LNR: 1 Wheatear, 20 Tufted Duck, 7 Teal, 10 Little Grebe and 46 Meadow Pipits. (S Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Common Sandpiper, 13 Little Egret, 1 Sparrowhawk and 1 Dipper. (S Grose)

Dipper – Shaun Grose

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Muscovy Duck, 1 Teal, 31 Mallard, 3 Tufted Duck, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 1 Coot, 4 Moorhen, 3 Water Rail, 7 Black-headed Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 207 Herring Gull and 1 Kingfisher. (WeBS) Also 1 Firecrest, 5 Chiffchaff, 6 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit and 9 Long-tailed Tit. (DK Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 2 Wigeon, 1 Gadwall, 11 Teal, 8 Mallard, 12 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 42 Moorhen and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (WeBS) Also 2 Swallow flew west. (DK Parker)

Gluvian: 1 Firecrest in a private garden. (B Bosisto)

Helston: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in hedge behind Godolphin House office. (W Chegwidden)

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Monday 2nd October 2017

Late news, 1/10, Camel Estuary: 1w Yellow-legged Gull. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Late news, 1/10, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Cattle Egret, 2 Spoonbill, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Ruff, 8 Little Egret, 12 Greylag, 7 Curlew, 2 Grey Heron, 14 Black-tailed Godwit, 11 Bar-tailed Godwit, 18 Redshank, 5 Greenshank and 1 Kingfisher. (R Castillo-Nicholls – photos)

Sennen: Juv American Golden Plover still in ploughed field SE of Escalls Chapel. (P Andrews)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Grey Phalarope on Longrock Pool still. (L Proctor)

Davidstow airfield: 3 Buff-breasted Sandpiper.

Davidstow Airfield is an active airfield and we have been reminded that there is NO freedom to roam here and that cars must NOT drive onto the airfield at all. We have been advised that we can WALK onto the grassy areas, but not the runways. Cars should be parked alongside the road. Failure to comply could lead to access being withdrawn altogether.

Pendeen: 2 juv Sabine’s Gull, 22 Great Skua, 15 Arctic Skua, 17 Common Scoter, 20 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Sooty Shearwater. (P Bright-Thomas)

Cape Cornwall Seawatch 09.20 – 12.50:  25 Balearic Shearwater, 91 Manx Shearwater, 17 Common Scoter, 21 Great Skua, 2 Pomarine Skua, 10 Arctic Skua, c 400 Kittiwake, 1 Mediterranean Gull (ad), 1 Black Tern and 7 Common Tern. Also 1 Yellow Wagtail on the golf course. (P Clarke)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 juv Purple Heron still at Sett Bridge, also 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Grey Wagtail and 6 Swallow. (J St Ledger – photos)

Rock Porthilly Point: 2 Brent Geese, 4 Swallow, 1 House Martin, 17 Raven, 41 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Sandwich Tern, 1 Knot and 69 Oystercatcher. (S Grose)

Rame Head: 1 Pied Flycatcher in trees near Rectory at 12:35. (D Allan)

Sancreed: 1 Firecrest. (D Flumm)

Trevescan: 3 Whinchat in brassica field to south of Sennen Caravan Park. (P St Pierre)

Cot Valley: 1 Pied Flycatcher and 1 Spotted Flycatcher. Also 3 Yellow Wagtail at Boscregan Farm. (N Wheatley)

Kingsmill lake, Saltash: 1 Osprey, 5 Dunlin,39 Black-tailed Godwit, 22 Greenshank, 112 Redshank, 1 Grey Plover, 110 Curlew and 19 Little Egret. (P Kemp)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Black-necked Grebe in Carnsew Basin at 12:50. (B Dodd) Also 2 Cattle Egret still.

Lostwithiel: Spotted Flycatcher in private garden this morning. (E Mayhew)

Gannel Estuary: 143 Curlew, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Ringed Plover, 1 Greenshank, 2 Grey Heron, 12 Little Egret in to roost and 2 Tawny Owl. (S Grose)

Rame Head: Pied Flycatcher east of rectory at 13:25.