This beasty seems to have been frequenting Porthleven Harbour for the last couple of weeks. Rather unusual in that it leaves every time the tide goes out and it's stormy, only to return again.
Wednesday, 7 January 2015
A few from a recent trip to Madeira
Atlantic Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis atlantis
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs maderensis. Quite different from ours
Madeira Firecrest Regulus madeirensis
Kestrel Falco tinnunculus canariensis. Note the streaky underparts