There appears to be some really interesting waders passing through Northamptonshire at the moment.
Despite the rather overcast day I managed to get out of other duties for a spot of mid-afternoon birding. Shunned all the normal spots and headed for a less glamorous location to see if any of the earlier reported bird was still present, they were.
The star was a Grey Plover which has been reported at several locations in the county passing through, just the one sadly for me and equally sadly not a male which is a more striking bird.
I found myself cursing my chosen spot when two Greenshank popped up though, way to far away