very different day with a very cold, brisk NNE wind cutting right through you
and some nasty little hail / rain showers early in the morning; the Siberian Rubythroatwas
seen briefly at Antabreck again early in the morning but unfortunately couldn’t
be relocated afterwards for a visiting birder on the lunchtime plane and wasn’t
seen again.Other birds through the day
included 10 Pink-footed Geese, single Merlin and Peregrine, a Grey Plover, a
Jack Snipe, 11 Robins, 6 Song Thrush, 50 Redwing, 4 Fieldfare, a single
Chiffchaff, 60 Twite and 2 Snow Buntings.