Date Details Sitename
Saturday 14 Sep

Holland Haven 07:30 to 09:00,
1 Red-backed Shrike (1st winter showing incredibly well in Dell and surrounding scrub) 1 Mistle Thrush (North) 1 Gannet (Adult north) 1 Sandwich Tern 3 Whitethroat 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Wheatear 1 Sparrowhawk (Made attempt to catch Red-backed Shrike but failed!) 15 Dunnock [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven 10:50 to 12:50, sunny, light winds, warm; other sightings to shrike
10 Buzzard (over marshes including white-rumped and pale headed bird) 3 Avocet (scrape) 1 Snipe (scrape) 3 Stonechat (near hide) 1 Reed Warbler (scrape) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (near hide) 1 Whitethroat [Mark Gregory]

Holland Haven
Friday 13 Sep

Holland Haven 14:30 to 16:30, Excellent
1 Red-backed Shrike (Very good views) 5 Whinchat 6 Wheatear 2 Meadow Pipit [Peter Brittain]

Holland Haven 11:00 to 13:00, Superb weather
1 Red-backed Shrike (The first-winter giving incredible views in the Dell) 1 Little Egret 198 Greylag Goose 7 Canada Goose 45 Teal 2 Curlew 17 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Avocet 10 Pied Wagtail 2 Meadow Pipit 1 Sand Martin 15 Swallow 8 Whinchat (In scrub in area of vandalised hide) 10 Wheatear (Between sluice and vandalised hide) 2 Stonechat (Pair by sewage works) 70 Linnet 1 Whitethroat 5 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Chiffchaff 2 Reed Bunting 1 Kestrel 110 Starling [Lee G R Evans]

Holland Haven
Thursday 12 Sep

Holland Haven 13:00 to 15:30, Sunshine, with occasional cloud
5 Whinchat (In bushes near wooden hide) 6 Wheatear (One on sea wall, others in grass between hides) 1 Red-backed Shrike (Juvenile showing well in the Dell) [Paul Kingston]

Holland Haven
Wednesday 11 Sep

Holland Haven 12:00 to 14:00, Sunny and warm, then cloud and light drizzle
1 Spotted Flycatcher 1 Red-backed Shrike 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Blackcap 1 Willow Warbler 10 Chiffchaff 4 Yellow Wagtail 1 Stonechat [Sean Nixon]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 10 Sep

Holland Haven 09:45 to 12:45, Mainly sunny, warm, light breeze
1 Red-backed Shrike (Bushes to west of the Dell) 2 Whinchat (Near Frinton Golf Club) 1 Stonechat 1 Wheatear 1 Greenfinch 2 Buzzard 4 Kestrel 1 Sand Martin (30+) 1 Willow Warbler 1 Chiffchaff 2 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Whitethroat (c10) 1 Snipe 3 Turnstone [David Wrycraft]

Holland Haven
Monday 09 Sep

Holland Haven 11:00 to 12:00, Overcast with rain.
1 Red-backed Shrike [Paul Chamberlain]

Holland Haven 13:00 to 13:30, cool,12c ,overcast, drizzle
1 Red-backed Shrike (Bushes nr. sluice) 1 Swift [Ron Colson]

Holland Haven
Sunday 08 Sep

Holland Haven 17:45 to 18:15,
1 Red-backed Shrike (juv quite mobile around mounds) [Liz Huxley]

Holland Haven 17:30 to 19:30,
1 Red-backed Shrike (1w bird, thanks to all on what's app group for heads up) 2 Wheatear 2 Stonechat (Male and female) 7 Curlew 1 Barn Owl 2 Common Scoter (Thanks to Matt Lonsdale for the spot) 6 Sandwich Tern (Flying low north) 1 Gannet (Juv bird picked up following scoter) [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Saturday 07 Sep

Holland Haven 15:40 to 15:40,
1 Wryneck (One still present in the Dell (rather busy with triathlon) on seaward side of toilet blocks (no sign on 8 Sep)) [Paul Brayshaw]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 03 Sep

Holland Haven 09:45 to 16:00, Overcast and breezy am, sunny pm
2 Snipe 1 Green Sandpiper 3 Buzzard 3 Kestrel 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Meadow Pipit 40 Linnet 17 Curlew 8 Wheatear 2 Whinchat 2 Wryneck [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Saturday 31 Aug

Holland Haven 08:45 to 12:45,
2 Wryneck (Several brief sightings in Dell) 1 Avocet 1 Lapwing 1 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Snipe 1 Kestrel 30 Long-tailed Tit (at least) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Whitethroat [David Wrycraft]

Holland Haven 08:30 to 13:30, Sunny, warm,cool breeze, nice
2 Wryneck (definitely two separate birds in the Dell.) 1 Willow Warbler (All sightings in the Dell) 1 Wren 2 Blackbird 2 Blue Tit 1 Great Tit 2 Robin 6 Long-tailed Tit 1 Whitethroat 6 Swallow (on telephone wires) [Ron Colson]

Holland Haven