Had a quick visit to the Isles of Scilly this weekend and was lucky enough to pick up this juvenile Buff Breasted Sandpiper on St Marys airfield with my mate Kris Spider Webb always a great wader to see.
Male Pied Flycather ,Carreg Dhu Gardens ,St Marys.
Highlight of the trip was this superb male Belted Kingfisher at Porth Hellick Bay,St Marys on the 18th of April,this was the first record for the islands and only the 4th for Britain ,an afternoon my Partner Kerry and i will never forget,what a bird!!.
First winter Iceland Gull,St Marys.
Night Heron ,Porthellick ,St Marys.
Male Wheatear possibly of the Greenland race.
Woodchat Shrike ,StAgnes.
First winter Laughing Gull ,St Martins.
Female Common Redstart St Martins.
Probable Spanish Wagtail ,Castella Down ,St Agnes.
Cuckoo ,St Martins.
Singing and displaying male Firecrest ,Carreg Dhu Gardens,St Marys.