28th April 2021

Sunny intervals prevailed after an overcast morning, with a moderate north-easterly wind and temperatures reaching eight degrees C. Seawatch highlights included single Red-throated Diver and Great Northern Diver, six Manx Shearwaters and 35 Sandwich Terns. The Bittern continued in residence at Thornwick Pools, while a flock of 35 Fieldfares represented the most noteworthy passerine record.

Ring Ouzel, RSPB Bempton Cliffs, by Alan Walkington