In Area 4 this morning at 08:00 on my walk to work a Kingfisher was seen flying downstream along the Emm from Kingfisher Bridge. On the way home a Sparrowhawk was seen patrolling the skies in Area 5.
In Area 4 by Meadow Road bridge a Kingfisher was seen flying upstream along the Emm by Mary Ede.
Over Area 4 this morning Paul Bright Thomas was in his garden and saw a juvenille Swallow and 8 Golden Plover fly over.
In Area 5 this evening Wendy Hayward heard a Tawny Owl calling.
In Area 4 this morning by Kingfisher Bridge, a Grey Wagtail and Kingfisher were both on the Emm. The Kingfisher quickly flew upstream from its fishing perch. In Area 10 a Kestrel was perched on the wires on the old golf course, also seen were Green Woodpecker and Great spotted Woodpecker . 2 Bullfinch were in the woody clump in the middle of the carpark field.In Area 5 later in the afternoon a Sparrowhawk was hunting the area.
Paul Bright Thomas was watching again today in his Area 4 garden and saw a Skylark heading N. A Song Thrush going W.3 Pied Wagtail over going S. 3 Linnet and 10 Starling .
In Area 4 this morning, Paul Bright Thomas had 3 Redwing fly over his garden.
I was out in Area 1 (Gorrick Woods) this morning and not a lot about. The usual Coal Tits were calling and as usual at this time of year Jay were more conspicious. However in Area 10, Fraser Cottington was having a bit more luck. 2 Redwing flew over West, 8 Siskin landed in the Silver Birch by the Sailing club , then at the car park field a lone Lesser Redpoll over North.
In Area 10 Fraser Cottington was out and about with a Mistle Thrush in the sailing club car park, the car park field had into double figures of Blackcap moving through, with House Martin and Chiffchaff Meadow Pipits and Skylark over,
Over my Area 5 garden at 18:00 evening at least 30+heading S and earlier in the morning a calling Chiffchaff was behind Morrissons.