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Birding in Norfolk with The Biggest Twitch - Day 2

After our great start on Day 1, we were out at dawn the next day.

Dewy cobweb

Dew covered the cobwebs after a cool night

We headed straight to RSPB Titchwell, and weren't disappointed as we enjoyed great views of loads of waders at close range.

Juvenile Ruff

Juvenile Ruff


Avocet and Ruff

Black tailed Godwits

Black-tailed Godwits

We also watched elusive Bearded Tits skimming the reeds and Cetti's Warbler in the bushes, while Marsh Harriers cruised over the marshes.

Holkham Park

Bottoms up at Holkham Park!

Holkham Park deer

For some reason, nobody fancied venison for supper!

Cley NWT North Scrape[

The North Scrape at Cley NWT was also busy with waders including Curlew Sandpiper and Little Stints.

Green Sandpiper and Ringed Plover

Green Sandpiper and juvenile Ringed Plover

We then moved onto an area of heathland, looking beautiful at this time of year with the heather and gorse in flower.

Heathland in bloom

Birding the heathland

Here we enjoyed good views of Dartford Warbler and Stonechat. After a quick stop for supper we headed out again and against a dramatic sunset we had amazing views of several Nightjars who flew incredibly close to where we stood.

Waiting for Nightjars


What a fantastic end to our second bird-filled day in Norfolk. Could we keep this up for Day 3?

If you'd like to join us for some wonderful autumn birding in Norfolk, why not email us on for more details? We'd love to share great birds with you!


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