Rare great spotted cuckoo attracts birdwatchers in Pembrokeshire

Birdwatchers have been descended on Penally, Pembrokeshire in the hope of spotting a great spotted cuckoo.

The bird is an extremely rare sight in the UK, preferring to inhabit southern parts of Europe, as well as Asia and Africa.

The last time the bird was seen in the UK was in Norfolk in 2009.

The bird has stayed in Pembrokeshire for a week Credit: Athena Picture Agency

This cuckoo has surprised experts by remaining in the area for nearly a week.

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