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Spurn Rerun. Sunday 16th October 2016

As the easterly`s had continued to blow lots of birds towards the east coast, it was a good plan to go again and see what we could find. 332 more words


Siberian Rushing. 13/10 & 14/10/2016

The mobile phone really is a great invention, it has certainly speeded up the flow of information between people. My phone rung on Thursday afternoon around 3-10pm and it was Mark K from York he said, “There is a Siberian Accentor near the old school in Easington just before Spurn”. 709 more words


An Autumn Extravaganza

This past Saturday I had the pleasure to enjoy what was, without a shred of doubt, one of the best days birding I have ever experienced. 919 more words


Another Good Day at Spurn. Sunday 9th October 2016

The type of wind and weather fronts almost guaranteed a good weekend for migrant birds on the east coast. So, with 2 of the A team joining with 2 of the lads from York, who had been to Spurn the day before, we would almost certainly have a good day`s birding! 515 more words

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Flamborough Head. Sunday 2nd October 2016


The regular influx of birds being seen on the east coast was just about getting going, so it was time for a trip to Flamborough Head. 451 more words

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An Obliging Shrike

Yesterday I did something that I don’t often do; I ‘twitched’ a bird, I don’t usually do this partly for reasons of practicality but also by choice as I am not really into the twitching scene – so when I do have a twitch it has to be for something really worth it. 419 more words


Spurn at its best. Sunday 18th September 2016


The east coast in migration time is very difficult to beat and with a nice forecast, myself and Bob K headed once more for the Spurn/ Kilnsea area. 415 more words

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