17th October 2019 Exclusive day Tour

Today was an exclusive day tour and I collected Dennis, Dale and Margaret from Weybourne. We headed straight over to Walsey Hills where after a bit of searching I managed to locate one of the Jack Snipe, that had been present for several days. We then headed down the main path and were fortunate to…

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10th – 14th October 2019 5 day tour

10th October 2019 – Day One Norfolk 5 day tour. We started the day at Cley with a seawatch. As expected in the SW wind, there was no skuas, or shearwaters, but a good variation of birds! Close inshore there were several Red-throated Divers including a smart bird with some retained summer plumage. Also several…

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20th -21st September 2019 Two day Shorebird & Wader tour

Friday 20th September – A good two day tour culminating in 25 species of wader starting on the Friday at Snettisham, we stopped off en-route for a nice group of Grey Partridge, not a wader but great to see! At Snettisham there was again another great selection of shorebirds, with 30,000 Knot, 2000 Redshank, 3000…

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18th September 2019 – Norfolk High tide day

Today was a high tide visit to Snettisham, we collected the group via Fakenham and then Snettisham and arrived at The Wash around 8.30am with a good forty minutes to the high tide. On arrival birds were gathering and building nicely with around 40-45,000 Red Knot massing on the remaining mud, also a mass of…

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ANDALUCIA AMAZING MIGRANTS TOUR REPORT 
2nd – 9th SEPTEMBER 2019

Participants:- Shenagh Gilleard, Tony & Wendy Parnell,  Adrian Roach, Sue & Keith Waldron & James Walsh Tour Guide for Norfolk Birding – Chris Mills Accommodation – We returned again to the wonderful accommodation and hosts at Huerta Grande! Its geographical location is very close to the raptor watch-points. The migration overhead set in the beautiful…

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3rd-5th July Bucks U3A group

3rd July – Wells-next-the-sea & Titchwell – We started a 3 day tour today, with a group of 6 from a Buckinghamshire U3A group. Birding started in earnest at North Point, Wells-next-the-sea and we had just over 2 hours of excellent birding, at this recently established wetland. There was plenty of Reed and Sedge Warbler…

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Uists Birdwatching Tour Sunday 9th June – Saturday 15th June 2019

Tour leader – Chris Mills Norfolk Birding Participants Emma Begg, Chris Brock, Susan Frawley, Bob Hastings, Susan Horne, Janet  Mitchell and Barbara Smith Accommodation The tour was based on 5 star self-catering accommodation and 4 star Bed & Breakfast. The accommodation on North Uist is extra special! A fantastic architect designed & re-fitted house with amazing moorland &…

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Outer Hebrides and Mull – Birdwatching Tour 31st May – 8th June 2019

Tour leader – Chris Mills Norfolk Birding Participants Jenny & Bob Baker, Jan Binnie, Elaine Birkin, Dan Martin, Shenagh Gilliard and Peter Leach. Accommodation The tour was based on 5 star self-catering accommodation and 4 star Bed & Breakfast. The accommodation on North Uist is extra special! A fantastic architect designed & re-fitted house with…

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22nd-25th May 2019 – Norfolk 3 Day Group Spring Birdwatching Tour

22nd May Day One – Snettisham, Holme and Titchwell We started the day with a high tide at Snettisham where there was a spectacular number of Grey Plover, well over 1000 and mainly in full summer plumage! Also lots of Dunlin, Knot, Oystercatcher, Redshank , Sanderling, Bar-tailed Godwit, with smaller numbers of Ringed Plover and…

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