Well Autumn has gone, and even though classic conditions were lacking still October gave one last hurrah.
St Marys on Thursday expecting to just have a light birdtrack count, and it was viz mig heaven.
A constant stream of thrushes in off the sea, with Fieldfares and and Blackbirds to the fore, Redwings and Songthrush also in good numbers.
2 Black Redstarts, and 2 owls one def a SE owl, good numbers of Goldeneye, Red-throated divers, C Scoters, also LT duck, RB mergansers, Med and Little gull, Brent geese, Teal, Wigeon, as well as resident species of seabirds.
Blackcap and Stonechat showed well, cracking day with good company. 63 species noted, and i missed a few.