Waxwings are still hanging around a private garden in Derry, see pictures below. (Christine Cassidy)
A Peregrine was in Groomsport. (Samuel Scott).
In Lisburn 50 Waxwing were feeding on rowan and cotoneaster at Lagan Valley Hospital. Another 30 Waxwing were at Thornleigh Drive and 3 in a garden at Waverley Drive. Good numbers of Fieldfare and Redwing were also noted (Harold McBride).
6 Waxwing were at Shetland Drive in Ballymena (Jeff Larkin).
9 Waxwing and 3 Blackcap were in a garden at Brooklyn Avenue in Bangor. The adult Ring-billed Gull was at Groomsport (George Gordon).
Thanks to todays photographers, Christine Cassidy for the Waxwing pictures, Alan Gallagher for the Kingfisher pictures taken at Castle Espie and Jim Crozier for the picture of the colour ringed Redpoll. If you have any information on this ringed bird we would be pleased to hear from you.
You can see more NI bird pictures at www.nibirdpics.blogspot.co.uk