Weather: WNW force 5
A midday check of the island came up with 2 Common Snipe, also the first Goldcrest of the autumn, The Brent were counted at 23 including 5 juveniles. On the sea were 6 Gannets, 95 Common Scoter and 2 Guillemots and 6 Great Crested Grebes. Best of the waders were 8 Bar-tailed Godwits, 22 Ringed Plover and 62 Redshank. Eleven Little Egrets were more than usual and 135 Sandwich and 14 Common Terns were noted.