The rain abated, but not for long. I stopped at various locations on a whistle stop trip. Hoylake, West Kirby, New Brighton and Starbucks to keep my daughter sweet and moan free. It seemed to do the trick as we both enjoyed a mint hot chocolate to warm us up.
Knot (on the left) and two Redshank (on the right)
Oystercatcher in the gloom.
Redshank taking shelter at West Kirby.
Shelduck on the beach at Hoylake.