Date Details Sitename
Friday 01 May

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, WSW3-4 heavy showers, selected totals, movement to the north unless stated
7 Fulmar 51 Swallow (south) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Thursday 30 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, SW1 0-8/8. Selected totals, movement to the north
2 Fulmar 3 Gannet 11 Sandwich Tern [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Wednesday 29 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, E1-SW3, early rain clearing with rain later. Sightings from house plus evening walk along seawall past GC. Movement to north
4 Fulmar (3N 1S) 1 Spoonbill (Flew from Holland Haven towards Hamford Water (thanks to Pete Loud and Matt Lonsdale for advanced warning)) 2 Ringed Plover 6 Dunlin 2 Sanderling 1 Common Sandpiper 3 Whimbrel (plus 25 on GC) 1 Pomarine Skua (cracking spring adult with spoons @ 0759 following the back of the rain front. #121 house lockdown list) 2 Sandwich Tern 24 Common Tern 14 Arctic Tern 2 Yellow Wagtail (plus 2 on GC) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Tuesday 28 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, NE4-6 8/8, rain and cold. Sightings from house plus seawall walk past GC. Selected totals, movement to north
3 Fulmar 1 Gannet 9 Dunlin 1 Ringed Plover (#120 house lockdown list) 1 Sanderling 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Whimbrel (plus 31 on GC) 1 Arctic Skua 1 Great Skua 8 Common Tern 46 Arctic Tern (flocks of 8, 14, 2 and 22) 1 Ring Ouzel (male still at southern end of GC) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Monday 27 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, SW1-E3 4/8. Sightings from house plus seawall walk past GC. Selected totals, movement to north unless stated
69 Goldfinch 25 Linnet 7 Whimbrel (6N 1S plus 33 on GC) 72 Swallow 2 House Martin 3 Yellow Wagtail 2 Red-breasted Merganser (#119 on house lockdown list) 1 Hobby 5 Fulmar [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Sunday 26 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, E1-SW1 0/8. Sightings from house. Selected totals, movement to north
30 Linnet 75 Goldfinch 27 Common Tern 21 Oystercatcher 2 House Martin 54 Swallow (south) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Saturday 25 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 06:00, E2 8-0/8. Initially cold! Sightings from house plus seawall walk past GC. Selected totals, movement to north
26 Whimbrel (plus 19 on GC) 3 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Ring Ouzel (male still at southern end of GC) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Friday 24 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 19:00, All sightings from home plus exercise along seawall. E1 0/8. Selected totals, movement to north
117 Goldfinch 33 Carrion Crow (in off or movement over the sea) 67 Linnet 508 Wood Pigeon 2 Ring Ouzel (males still at southern end of GC early morning) 7 Fulmar 32 Swallow 2 House Martin 38 Sand Martin 1 Red Kite (@ 1159 over town then south (seen a few minutes early over Kirby Cross by Max Martin)) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Thursday 23 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 19:00, All sightings from home plus seawall exercise. NE6-7 0/8, selected totals, movement to north. Lockdown list up by 2 to 118
83 Goldfinch 33 Oystercatcher 145 Wood Pigeon 1 Common Sandpiper 74 Whimbrel 2 Siskin 1 Yellow Wagtail (arrived in off, circling over the coast calling repeatedly - obviously keen to have made it!) 1 Greenshank 6 Whitethroat (Undercliff from house - lots of song until 0615 when they either dispersed or settled down!) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Undercliff from house) 3 Blackcap (Undercliff from house - included 2 singing males (unusual here)) 2 Ring Ouzel (Males still present at southern end of GC in evening) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Wednesday 22 Apr

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 19:00, All sightings from home. E3-5 0/8, selected totals, movement to north
81 Linnet 140 Goldfinch 9 Bar-tailed Godwit 43 Whimbrel 1 Fulmar [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea