Blue Rock Thrush – Porthloo, St Mary’s, Scilly

After a tremendous four tick Scilly I thought that my final day on the islands would be fairly quiet ahead of my 3pm flight and I decided not to take my telescope to make walking easier. We set out as a group, as normal, making our way up to the airfield, around the perimeter on the north side and then down the narrow fern sided track towards Porthellick. A Richard’s Pipit had been reported in the fields adjacent to the track and this was our goal […]