Norfolk Winter 3 Day Birding Tour

February 2nd – 4th This was a three day/3 night group tour and visited similar areas to the last 3 & 5 day January tours, however there were a few species recorded that were different to the previous trips, a full list of species recorded is below along with the locations we visited. We recorded…

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Norfolk Winter 5 Day Birding Tour

Day One 22nd January – Cley, Glaven Ford, Stiffkey Flood & Warham Greens A great start birding at Cley with lovely views eventually of the Red-breasted Goose, plus 5000 Pink-footed Geese added to the wonderful sounds and scene. Also Red-throated Diver on the sea, and a good spread of wildfowl, Pintail, Wigeon, Teal, Shoveler and…

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January 19th – Exclusive Norfolk Birding day for 4 people

A lovely day out in North Norfolk with a group of four for an exclusive day. We started with some nice Fieldfare, Redwing & Mistle Thrush, then 2 Goshawk sightings. Moving up to the coast we had a mixed finch flock of c500 finches, including some nice Brambling, plus a showy Water Rail – sat…

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Norfolk Birding 3 Day Winter Tour

12-14th January 2024 Friday 12th January NW & North Norfolk Day One of Three We started the tour with a walk out along the shore at Brancaster, as we parked up there were 2 Spoonbills in view and a Marsh harrier skidded past, a nice start! As we walked along the shore we started to…

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October Norfolk Birding sightings

The following is an overview of the birds recorded whilst guiding and birding in Norfolk during October. Birds seen whilst birding without are marked with an asterisk*! Dates is either first date recorded, or the date with the largest count. The more unusual species and larger counts are in bold. Guiding on:- October 11th, 12-16th…

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Days guided birding around Cley – 26th September

A nice day around Cley guiding Clare and Peter two regulars, they finally got to see Long-billed Dowitcher. Lovely close views of Red-throated diver, Guillemots, Razorbills and Gannets just offshore making the most of good fishing conditions. On the shore there was a very smart 1st winter Caspian Gull. An adult pale phase Arctic skua…

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Norfolk Birding 3 day September tour

22nd September Day One – Holme Dunes, North Point Wells & Stiffkey Fen We kicked off the tour at Holme dunes NNR, as we headed up through the dunes, there was a light passage of Meadow Pipits and Swallows passing by. Also several Stonechats including a family party, plus Reed Bunting and a nice flock…

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Andalucia Amazing Migrants Birding Tour

September 2nd-9th 2023 Another year and another superb 7 days birdwatching in Andalucia!      Griffon Vulture – seen daily a lovely portrait of one coming into a carrion to feed. Day One – Saturday September 2ndI collected the group from the airport around midday as we headed East we saw several occupied White Storks nests…

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Norfolk Wildlife Tour – Orchids, Moths & Wildflowers

Day One – North & North East Norfolk We couldn’t miss the opportunity today to start the trip to see Norfolk’s breeding Bee-eaters, so that’s where we started, the birds were alighting on the telegraph wires and flying over the nesting area, so lovely views perched and in flight. Also an amazing group of three…

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Uists Scottish Birdwatching Tour – 3rd June – 10th June 2023

Uists Tour – 3rd June – 10th June 2023. Tour leader – Chris Mills Norfolk Birding Participants:- Seán Dempster, David du Croz, Peter & Deborah Ibbotson, Adrian Roach & Paul Woodham. White-tailed Eagle – seen almost daily during our tour! Accommodation The tour was based on 5 star self-catering accommodation and 4 star Bed &…

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