Monthly Archives: November 2016

Wednesday 16th November 2016

Forest of Dean     A GREAT GREY SHRIKE at Russell’s Inclosure (Three Brothers) today and another GREAT GREY SHRIKE at Crabtree Hill pursued by c40 Lesser Redpolls. (Jerry Lewis). Frampton     A SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF still in the SW corner of the Sailing Lake today at … Continue reading

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Tuesday 15th November 2016

Frampton     A SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF still in the SW corner of the Sailing Lake today with a small tit flock and a Chiffchaff. (Nick Goatman). Symonds Yat    From the viewpoint today the Peregrine pair, a Sparrowhawk, two Buzzards, Ravens, Redwings, a Great Spotted … Continue reading

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Monday 14th November 2016

Frampton     A SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF in the SW corner of the Sailing Lake today. Also the Yellow-legged Gull today and the Tawny Owl in Court Field. (Jeremy Squire). WWT Slimbridge     A Woodcock this morning along the track behind South Lake. (Rob Downes). Two BITTERNS … Continue reading

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Sunday 13th November 2016

Cleeve Hill     The GREAT GREY SHRIKE still this morning at 9:55am on a hawthorn along the wall below the radio aerials. (Arthur Ball). Pic by Arthur.Painswick Beacon     This morning passage highlights over the Beacon included five BRENT GEESE, 11 Buzzards, 645 … Continue reading

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Saturday 12th November 2016

WWT Slimbridge    From Zeiss hide a Peregrine on a kill this afternoon. Also a Sparrowhawk. From Holden Tower five Goldcrests, a Meadow Pipit, a Mistle Thrush, two Bullfinches, a Chiffchaff and a Water Rail calling. Also 38 Bewick’s Swans, 1300 Teal, 1500 Wigeon, a … Continue reading

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Friday 11th November 2016

Frampton     The BITTERN again in the reeds at Court Lake at 11am, viewed across the lake from the jetty in Court Field. (Mark Deacon). Cleeve Hill     The GREAT GREY SHRIKE at midday favouring the high ground above the heather enclosure. … Continue reading

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Thursday 10th November 2016

Staverton     A Barn Owl flying near Dowty Club at 7pm. (Steve Carter). Sharpness     A female/immature BLACK REDSTART from 3:30pm at the end of Dock Road. Also a pair of Peregrines. (Vic Polley). Frampton     The GREAT WHITE EGRET at the N … Continue reading

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