Extended lunch break while in Newcastle today worked out rather better than the weekend.
Druridge bay country park
115. Red breasted merganser
116. PACIFIC DIVER
Then tipped off about a flock of shorelarks at:
East Chevington NWT
All three species out on the beach sometimes mixing together along with Turnstones and Pied wagtails. Unfortunately time restrictions meant I wasn't able to spend longer here or try for the nearby Great grey shrike.
Trystan aka Rob
World total (IOC) 2227 Asian desert warbler; UK total 365 Asian desert warbler; Yorkshire total 313 Red footed falcon