However our departure luckily coincided with the planes taking off from RAF Lakenheath. We joined the fellow plane spotters and enjoyed the spectacle, and the noise.
TWO-BARRED CROSSBILL - 1 ad. female
Common Crossbill - 5
Hobby - 1
Siskin - 20
Two-barred Crossbill - rear end views showed the
extensive white tips to the tertials.