At first it was quite distant, but then it flew to within 10m and perched nicely on the top of a Birch tree.
Great Grey Shrike
As well as the Shrike I was also very lucky to see some evidence of its hunting technique. This lizard had been caught, killed and impaled on a Hawthorn bush by the "butcher bird". Amazing!
The Year List moved on 1 more species:
105: Great Grey Shrike