With the breakthrough of sun this evening I had time to get down to Shibdon pond to see if anything new had arrived.
In front of the hide were a couple of Green Sandpiper and a single Redshank.
At the far side was a single Greenshank feeding in the shallows.
Five Little Egret moved around the pond and Water Rail emerged from the reed beds.
A single Snipe sat on the timbers above water level
and the Cormorant tree was laden