Specials

This page is for interesting species reported out of our regions.
Only new sightings will be posted on this page as they are reported.
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03/01/20 - Rough-legged Buzzard -  South Yorkshire - Thorne
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November
27/11/20 - Sociable Lapwing - Cornwall - Crows an Wra.

24/11/20 - LNY - Grey-bellied Brant - Londonderry, Roe Estuary. 
24/11/20 - Pallid Harrier - Shetland - Laxo, Mainland. 

09/11/20 - Belted Kingfisher - Cork - Castletown Bearhaven.

October
31/10/20 - Upland Sandpiper - Pembrokeshire - Skokholm.

29/10/20 - Trindade Petrel - Cork - Ballycotton. 

28/10/20 - Mourning Dove - Kerry.

24/10/20 - 1630 - Rose-breasted Grosbeak - Scilly - Gugh.

20/10/20 - Pine Bunting - Shetland - Skaw, Unst. 

17/10/20 - Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin - Norfolk - Stiffkey.

14/10/20 - Taiga Flycatcher - Durham - The Leas, S. Shields.
14/10/20 - Short-toed Treecreeper - Kent - Dungeness NNR 

12/10/20 - Pallid Harrier - Cork - Brow Head, probable. 
12/10/20 - Hume's Leaf Warbler - Shetland - Walls, Mainland. 

10/10/20 - Rock Thrush - Shetland - Brough Lodge, Fetler.
10/10/20 - Orphean Warbler - Highland - Lothbeg Point.

08/10/20 - Black and white Warbler - Scilly - Tresco. 
08/10/20 - Blackpool Warbler - Cork - Mizen Head. 

07/10/20 - Eyebrowed Thrush - Shetland - Papil Water, Fetler.
07/10/20 - Buff-bellied Pipit - Outer Hebrides - Rubh' Arnal, N Uist.
07/10/20 - White's Thrush - Devon - Lundy.

06/10/20 - LNY - Short-toed Snake Eagle - Dorset - Hengistbury Head - found on the beach yesterday & taken into care 😶

05/10/20 - Syke's Warbler - Shetland - Burrastow, Mainland. 

04/10/20 - Bonelli's Warbler sp - East Yorkshire - Easington. 
04/10/20 - 1052 - Lesser Grey Shrike - Northumberland - Holy Island.
04/10/20 - 0755 - Little Bunting - Norfolk - Old Hunstanton also Red-breasted Flycatcher at 0945.

03/10/20 - Pale-legged Leaf Warbler - Northumberland - Priors Park.
03/10/20 - Masked Shrike - Cleveland - 1w at Hartlepool Headland. 

01/10/20 - White's Thrush - Orkney - North Ronaldsay. 
01/10/20 - White's Thrush - Shetland - Quedgeley.

September 
30/09/20 - Siberian Thrush - Fife - 1w female at Kilminning.
30/09/20 - Upland Sandpiper - Galway - Inishbofin.

29/09/20 - Two-barred Warbler - Northumberland - Budle Bay.
29/09/20 - Tennessee Warbler - Shetland - Burravoe, Yell.

28/09/20 - 1350 - Bearded Vulture - Norfolk - 1s female at Foxley.

27/09/20 - Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler - Shetland - at Busta.
27/09/20 - 1325 - Siberian/Stejneger's Stonechat - Orkney - 1w at Den Wick.

July
04/07/20 - 1415 - Spotted Sandpiper - Antrim - Aghagallon.

June
17/06/20 - Lesser Grey Shrike - Lothian - Auldhame.
17/06/20 - Rustic Bunting - Shetland - Foula. 

16/06/20 - Green Warbler - Shetland - Fair Isle. 

15/06/20 - 2000 - Asian Desert Warbler - Northumberland - Holy Island.

09/06/20 - LNY - Black-crowned Night Heron - Norfolk - Swafield - heard last night.

05/06/20 - Broad-billed Sandpiper - Norfolk - Potter Heigham Marshes.

02/06/20 - LNY - Green Warbler - Orkney - North Ronaldsay - trapped & ringed yesterday was Green not Greenish.

01/06/20 - Subalpine Warbler - Shetland - Foula.
01/06/20 - Booted Warbler - Shetland - Bakkasetter.
01/06/20 - LN - 27/05/20 - Little Bittern - Somerset & Bristol - belated news of 1 on Wednesday circling then headed W
May
31/05/20 - Western Subalpine Warbler - Shetland - Fair Isle.
31/05/20 - Caspian Tern - Hampshire - Eling.
31/05/20 - Lesser Grey Shrike - Shetland - Northdale, Unst.

30/05/20 - LNY - 1900 - Bearded Vulture - Dorset - Wimborne Minster.
30/05/20 - Little Bittern - Cornwall - St Levan.
30/05/20 - LNY - Upland Sandpiper - Cleveland - possible reported on Back Saltholme yesterday evening. 

29/05/20 - LNY - Black-and-white Warbler - Shetland - ad male showing well yesterday morning but no sign since.
29/05/20 - LNY - 2121 - Black-crowned Night Heron - Norfolk - Great Ryburgh.
29/05/20 - Red-footed Falcon - Norfolk - female still at Hickling Broad. 

28/05/20 - Red-backed Shrike - Suffolk - Felixstowe Ferry.
28/05/20 - Red-footed Falcon - Norfolk - Horsey.
28/05/20 - Eurasian Scops Owl - Cornwall - Nanjizal Valley - trapped & ringed this morning. 

27/05/20 - Collared Pratincole - Waterford - Tramore - at Tramore Backstrand.

26/05/20 - LN - 24/05/20 - Little Swift - South Yorkshire - Potteric Car YWT

17/05/20 - 1040 - Little Bittern - Dublin - Knock Lake - possible this morning in flight.

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