I said him, although I'm not sure if it's a male or female, it certainly isn't the same small female that we saw most often last year.
Mediterranean Gull Green 153 was ringed as a second year bird at Le Portel, Pas de Calais on 3/8/2004. Since then it has been regularly reported from Folkestone, mostly by Ray Henson and Ian Hunter. It first appeared at Folkestone on 12/11/2004 and was reported 15 times until 19/3/2005 It was back on 4/7/2005 and 6/7/2005 before appearing at Le Portel on 12/7/2005. It was back in Folkestone from 16/7/2005 and was reported a further 33 times until 24/3/2006. It returned on 11/7/2006 and again on 13/7/2006, this time apparently with a mate. It was reported a further 34 times until 17/3/2007. On the 26/3/2007 it was reported at Antwerp. Belgium and again on 26/3/2007, this time paired. On 14/4/2007 it was at Oostburg in the Netherlands. In the autumn of 2007 it appeared at Folkestone on 3/8/2007 and not seen again until 5/1/2008 and then on 23/2/2008 and 5/3/2008. It was back in Antwerp on 22/3/2008. The next report was from Le Portel on 25/7/2008. Only four records in Folkestone for the winter of 2008/9 first on 21/12/2008 and last on 14/3/2009. No summer records for 2009 but then reported In Folkestone on 28/7/2009 and a further four dates to 15/2/2010.