Saturday 24th June 2017

Frampton     A Cuckoo calling at Splatt Bridge today. Also from Splatt Bridge to Ryalls Lane 6+ Swallows, 6+ House Martins, two Skylarks, a Sand Martin, a Reed Bunting, a Common Tern, a Stock Dove, three Blackcaps, two Chiffchaffs, a Sedge Warbler, a Bullfinch, a Great Crested Grebe, three Swifts, a Cormorant and a Buzzard. (Mark Grieve).

Berkeley shore     21 Little Egrets and a Common Sandpiper today. (Paul Taylor).

Coombe Hill Meadows     A Red Kite soaring over the A38 today. (Mike Smart).

Twyning     At Upham Meadow a Red Kite soaring, at least six Curlews, 1+ Reed Warblers singing along the Avon, a Sedge Warbler still singing and at least five Reed Buntings singing. (Mike Smart).

Longlevens     A Red Kite flying over Longlevens at 1:30pm towards the Walls roundabout. (Barbara White).

Moreton-in-Marsh     A Red Kite over the Fire Training Centre Training Ground at 8pm. (Brett Lomax).

Symonds Yat     From Yat Rock viewpoint today the Peregrines and their juveniles, two Buzzards, a Kestrel, Swallows, Swifts, Sand and House Martins, a Song Thrush, a Chiffchaff, a family of Long-tailed Tits, Stock Doves, a Green Woodpecker, and a Great Spotted Woodpecker. Other sightings included a Rose Chafer, Hummingbird Hawkmoths, a Longhorn Beetle, a Bank Vole, a Wood Mouse, Painted Lady, Red Admiral, Comma, Meadow Brown, Ringlet and Holly Blue butterflies. (Chris & Phil Andrews).

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