Sunday 27th January 2019

Sunday 27th January 2019

Late News, 26/1, St Ives: 1 Grey Wagtail and 1 male Blackcap in Trewyn Gardens. (K Money) 

Late News, 10/12/18, Godolphin Cross: 1 Lesser Whitethroat, probably of the form blythi. (P Greenstreet)

Lesser Whitethroat, P Greenstreet

Lesser Whitethroat, P Greenstreet

Penzance: 1 ad Pacific Diver off Jubilee Pool mid-afternoon. Also 3 Black-throated Diver, 3 Eider, 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 Black Redstart from bus station. (R Augarde, B Mellow, R Veal)

Newquay Boating Lake: Glossy Ibis flew in at 16:55 and went into roost  on the island. (M Lammas)

Coverack: Glossy Ibis circled the bay before heading inland 13:30. Yellow-browed Warbler (call only), 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Great Northern Diver, 3 Eider, 1 Common Scoter. (S Rowe)

Chapel Amble: 1 Temminck’s Stint, 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Water Pipit, 3 Chiffchaff, 8 Teal, 1 Redshank from by-road beside Maltsters’ Arms. (G Adams)

St Ives Island (10:00-11:00): 13 Great Skua, 1 Pomarine Skua, 2 Great Northern Diver. (P Taylor, H Mitchell) Also 1 Manx Shearwater and 7 Great Skua 12:06-14:02. (L Langley)

St Breock: 9 Cattle Egret at Hay Farm. (P Roseveare)

Sancreed: 3 Cattle Egret, 1 Med Gull. (D Flumm)

Pendeen (9:30-11:45): 9 Great Skua, 1 Great Northern Diver, 120+ Fulmar (all west). Also 4 Chough and 1 Peregrine. (P Clement)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 3 Yellow-legged Gull, 1 ad argentatus Herring Gull, 2 Greylag Goose. (M Ahmad, R Wilkins, R Veal, R Augarde, B Mellow) Also Spoonbill still on Ryan’s Field.

The Lizard: 3 Purple Sandpiper, 15 Oystercatcher, 19 Turnstone on rocks opposite pistil meadow; 2 Chough, 1 Raven & 1 Peregrine Falcon at housel bay. (S Grose)

Helston Boating Lake: 1 Firecrest, 15 Shoveler, 49 Tufted Duck. (S Grose)

Newquay: 1 Dipper on Trenance stream under the viaduct. (S Grose)

Windmill Farm: 1 Sparrowhawk at the feeders. (S Grose)

Roundwood Quay: 1m Pintail with 19 Mallard. (B Robson)

Falmouth: 1 Sandwich Tern past Gyllyngvase Beach toward Swanpool. (O Cummins)

Sandwich Tern, Olly Cummins

Porthleven: 4 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 11 Common Gull all offshore. (S Grose)

Feock, Loe Beach: 12 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Slavonian Grebe reported still.

Heligan: 4 Chaffinch, 3 Great Tit, 3 Blue Tit, 2 Dunnock, 2 Robin. (K Bowers)

Chaffinch, Kevin Bowers

Blue Tit, Kevin Bowers

Great Tit, Kevin Bowers

Godolphin Cross: 1f Blackcap. (C Richards)

Penwithick: 2 Great Tit, 1 Robin, 2 Wood Pigeon, 3 Blue Tit, 6 Chaffinch, 1 Goldfinch, 2 Blackbird, 3 Starling, 6 House Sparrow, 4 Dunnock, 1 Collared Dove, 2 Coal Tit, 2 Jackdaw, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Pied Wagtail. (K Bowers)

Wood Pigeon, Kevin Bowers

Chaffinch, Kevin Bowers

Collared Dove, Kevin Bowers