The wind was a cold SW3 when I walked Bunty around Seaton Point this evening.
As the light faded a good skein of about 120 Pinkfeet flew north overhead. On the muddier areas of shore, 7 Bar tailed Godwits, 4 Grey Plovers and over 40 Wigeon were feeding ahead of a rising tide.
I was suprised when a Rock Pipit flew from my path, calling. I assumed that small birds would have gone to roost by now.
As we got back to the car Curlews were flighting into the stubbles to spend the night...