The first of a flurry of posts no doubt (be warned).
As some summer visitors are just arriving the local populations are swelling
This little duckling dived away from the Black-headed Gull and eventually caught up with Mum (see below). Phew!
If you're wondering why they were in the middle of the water, well it was all down to a dog while its owners were blissfully unaware.
Three broods of Stonechats (3,3 and 2) this week. Still more to come in next few days I'm certain.
Eventually caught up with Yellow Wagtails.
Held up by strong Northerly winds. Should be heading to Siberia (possibly) soon.