I was out birding this morning from 6am until 9:20.
Seawatching from the Hooked Cafe was a bit intermittent this morning as I even had a wander up to the golf course but kept an eye on the sea most of the time. 1 diver sp. flew west into Helford Passage followed by 2 Shelduck (a good patch bird). A partially leucistic male Blackbird on the golf course was about the only species I encountered along with the occasional Swallow heading west and 3 Swifts over Swanpool.
Heavy bands of rain were moving through which pushed a batch of Manx Shearwaters westwards in front of it, along with some Kittiwakes, but by the time Dan arrived and we headed around to Pendennis there were none moving but I got onto about 5 Great Northern Divers from the point.
2 Whitethroats were also singing at the point and a John St Ledger.
Went down to the coast again c.4pm for a short seawatch from Swanpool Point. No Manxies what so ever! A very distant sum plum Great Northern Diver and some Gannets diving close off Gylly beach were about the only highlights. Swallows were hawking along the tideline and 3 Swifts flew over and 1 Green Woodpecker in the cemetery.