Druridge Bay Country Park yielded an adult Little Gull and both 1st and 2nd winter Mediterranean Gull.
1st winter Mediterranean Gull
2nd winter Mediterranean Gull
A drive over the hills to the west of Morpeth gave 2 Raven and several Common Buzzard.
Closer to home a plodge around Newburn Haugh had 1 Jack Snipe and 10 Common Snipe.
Back into Gateshead and 6 Goosander and 2 Goldeneye at Sled Lane Pond with 2 Wigeon and 1 Shelduck nearby at Bradley Hall Lake.
The Ruff was at Shibdon and a Kingfisher at Far Pasture.
Final stop was Lamesley where Gateshead's first two Oystercatchers of the year fed on the flash pool with 100+ Curlew.