Bearded tit helps itself to Mother Nature’s Slush-Puppy at Cley

A bearded tit at Cley "eating" frost. Picture: STEVE GANTLETT/WWW.CLEYBIRDS.COM

A bearded tit at Cley "eating" frost. Picture: STEVE GANTLETT/WWW.CLEYBIRDS.COM - Credit: Archant

A bearded tit slakes its thirst on ... frost - needs must when the only water available is frozen.

This handsome, fluffed-up specimen was caught enjoying its drink at Cley by photographer Steve Gantlett.