Thursday, May 12, 2016

Spring flycatchers


Never easy to catch up with in the spring here at Filey, both British flycatchers have put in welcome appearances over the last few days. The male Pied was an interesting bird, with a large forehead patch and a peach flush across the breast-sides. There's still time to add a third species to the spring list, of course, and if the gods are listening, I'm hitting the circuit daily this month....