18 Whooper Swan in field adjacent to Rake Lane, Helsby Marsh, showing well to 100 yards. with 35 Mute Swan.
On the score a Great White Egret, 3 Little Egret, 50 Pink-footed Goose, 1 Peregrine and several Raven (c 10).
The ringtail Hen Harrier was over the west-end of No 6 tank and a 120 flock of Goldfinch. Also c 80 Linnet west-side of No 4 and 30 Meadow Pipits together at Spring Farm.
Observer: Brian Rimmer.