Some point blank views of a very confiding 1w Daurian Shrike beside the coastal track between Horsey Gap and the Nelson's Head Track this afternoon. The bird paid no attention to the small group of birders and passing walkers as it fed actively on wasps from the top of brambles. At times showing down to just 4 yards!
The only down side was that I didn't have my camera with me!
This was the 1st county record since 1996 when there was one in almost the same spot.
A Common Buzzard was also seen over a copse by the coast road near West Somerton.