Black bird yellow beak, gray dott pattern on fethers,that court a vorm. Not very shy.
No interactions present.
The blue colour at the base of the bill makes this a male. Generally it is only possible to tell the sex in spring, when the male is blue at the base of the bill and the female is pink.
Lat/Lng: 50.79891, -1.09116
OS grid ref: SU641003
on near esplanad walkway beach.