11th December

Another cold day with laying hail/freezing rain after heavy showers at dawn.

Portland Bill Grey Heron 1, Common Scoter 30etc, Lapwing 18, Golden Plover 43, Purple Sandpiper 8, Redwing 4, Black Redstart 1, Dartford Warbler 2.

Skate Park Black Redstart 1.

Golden Plovers on the Bill Common this morning © Martin Cade:

Spot the Little Owls hanging on at Broadcroft Quarry - during the working week, currently one of the busiest, noisiest and generally most hostile environments on Portland © Martin Cade:

Some nice results from a day out at Portland © Matthew Barfield