31/08/13 2 confused Swallows were seen heading N over Area 5, and a
singing Chiffchaff was to the rear of
Morrisons today. In Area 10 the Lavells Lake car park field, 3 Redstart were still present.
30/08/13 2 Redstart were still in Area 10 the Lavells Lake
car park field today.
Wagtail , and 3 Redstart 1male and
2 female were all seen in Area 10 the Lavells Lake car park field by
28/08/13 A Yellow
Wagtail , female Redstart and a
Linnet were all seen in Area 10 the
Lavells Lake car park field today.
27/08/13 Richard Marsh was in Area 10 the
Lavells Lake car park field today, where 2 Raven
a solitary Swallow , Sparrowhawk
and a Hobby were all seen.
26/08/13 Not much to report today,
however at 09:30 a Kingfisher was seen
flying downstream towards Woosehill Roundabout in Area 5.
24/08/13 A total of 25 birds were seen
today in Area 4 & 5 before the rains came in the afternoon. Highlights
were a Moorhen and Kingfisher seen near Kingfisher Bridge, and 4
species of Tit Long-tailed, Coal, Great & Blue
23/08/13 Trevor Guyatt, found a Lesser Whitethroat in the central bushes in Area
10 the Lavells Lake car park field today.
22/08/13 Paul Bright Thomas saw a fly over Yellow Wagtail in Area 10 the Lavells Lake car
park field this morning , later Fraser Cottington briefly saw a Redstart before it disappered. It was however
found again later in the afternoon by Stephen Day.
20/08/13 Across Area 4 & 5 this
afternoon were approx 50 Black-headed Gulls
feeding on what I can only assume was an eruption of flying Ants. They
were in the same area for approx 15 mins before heading N. In Area 10 the
Lavells Lake car park field today were 2 Ring
necked Parakeets seen by Richard Marsh , and 3 Garden
Warbler seen by Fraser Cottington.
19/08/13 In the Lavells Lake car park field in Area
10 today Peter Scuadmore, spotted a flycatching Spotted Flycatcher , and a Whitethroat . Picture courtesy of Fraser
18/08/13 Across Area 4 & 5 this
morning, highlights were 2 Pied Wagtail ,
what was believed to be a Hobby heading N
at 06:30, a calling Chiffchaff and a Buzzard being mobbed by Carrion Crow .In Area 10 the Lavells Lake car
park field, 1.5 hrs were rewarded were for Fraser Cottington with a
flyover Yellow Wagtail , 2 Willow
Warbler and a solitary Nuthatch .
17/08/13 In Area 10 this morning seen from
the Lavells Lake car park field were 4 Swift
seen by Fraser Cottington. During the Balsam pulling on Molly
Millars Lane (Area 2) 2 Grey Wagtail were
seen on the Emm on Ashville Way by Liddl.
11/08/13 In Area 10 this morning flying across the
Lavells Lake car park field were a Hobby
, 2 Sand Martin and a flock of Swallows
were seen on the wires by Fraser Cottington.
10/08/13 A pair of Bullfich were in the Balancing pond in Area 4
this morning by Smiths Walk and a female Blackcap
was seen near Ripplestream Bridge. In Area 10 this morning flying
across the Lavells Lake car park field were a Hobby , and then a total of 4 Raven
were seen from the field by Fraser Cottington, Trevor Guyatt et
08/08/13 A walk around the Lavells Lake car
park field in Area 10 this morning by Fraser Cottington 4-5 Chiffchaff chasing each other, a Nuthatch
calling, 2 House Martin over, 1
Blackcap , and a Jay
Martins were seen heading E over Area 4 this morning by Paul
Bright Thomas. A Kingfisher was seen flying
close to Dragonfly Bridge at 11:00 by Pam Small.
06/08/13 In Area 10 the car park field at
Sandford Lane this morning Fraser Cottington was out and about . Heard
were distant Ring-necked Parakeet calls,
Coal Tit were calling nearby too and a
Little Egret was seen flying over high.
03/08/13 At 07:40 this morning in Area 4 ,
2 Kingfishers, were seen flying through the
trees and then downstream along the Emm by Ripplestream Bridge. A few
minuites later 1 flew back upstream towards Kingfisher Bridge.
02/08/13 In Area 4 this morning , Paul
Bright Thomas saw a juvenille Hobby, Chiffchaff and 3 Linnett
all over and in his garden.
01/08/13 I thought that they had all
returned, but over Area 2 to the rear of Tesco's , 31 Swift
were drifting and calling, whilst heading South.