6th January

More of the same today with many of the long-established winterers remaining on station. The 2 Blackcaps were still at the Obs, 4 Red-throated Divers and a Pomarine Skua passed through off the Bill, both the Chiffchaff at Southwell and the Firecrest at Pennsylvania Castle put in appearances and 15 Black-necked Grebes, 4 Great Northern Divers, 3 Slavonian Grebes, 2 Eider and the Black Guillemot were in Portland Harbour.