Monthly Archives: December 2017

Thursday 21st December 2017

Gloucester     The female PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today at SO837204 all day. It occasionally flies off over the dual carriageway but so far has always returned. (Jon Mercer/Martin Greenish). Sherborne     12 Corn Buntings at Woeful … Continue reading

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Wednesday 20th December 2017

Gloucester     The female PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today at SO837204 all day. It was ringed on the 28/10/17 on Alderney, Channel Islands as a first-calendar year female by Paul Veron.  (Ivan & Rose Sansom). Cotswold Water … Continue reading

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Tuesday 19th December 2017

Gloucester     The PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today at SO837204 all day. (Paul Rich/Martin Russell/Vic Polley/Alan Baxter/Seb Buckton/Andy & Sue Gibbons). Other birds seen today included a Little Egret, a Buzzard, five Long-tailed Tits, six Redwings, a … Continue reading

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Monday 18th December 2017

Gloucester     The PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today at SO837204 until 2:45pm at least. Also two Stonechats and a male Blackcap. (John Fletcher et al). Pic by Richard Tyler. Daglingworth     A Green Sandpiper back on the … Continue reading

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Sunday 17th December 2017

Gloucester     The PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today at SO837204 until 2:45pm at least. Also a male Stonechat. (Les Waring et al). Pics by Les. Coombe Hill Meadows     Two female Stonechats at 11am. (Les Waring). Berkeley … Continue reading

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Saturday 16th December 2017

Gloucester     A PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford today at SO837204, photographed (see tweet here Penduline Tit tweet). (Susan Payne). Cotswold Water Park East     The GREAT NORTHERN DIVER on Pit 125 Bowmoor Sailing Club lake still today. (Richard Williams/Ian … Continue reading

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Friday 15th December 2017

Cotswold Water Park East     The GREAT NORTHERN DIVER on Pit 125 until 2pm at least. Also a Marsh Tit and a MERLIN. (Scott Petrek/Roberta Goodall). Forest of Dean     A Little Egret at top end of Cannop Ponds this morning. … Continue reading

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Thursday 14th December 2017

Cotswold Water Park East     The GREAT NORTHERN DIVER on Pit 125 until 3:10pm at least. (Martin Greenish/Robin Nelson/John Fletcher). At Whelford pools GWT reserve Pit 111 a Yellow Legged Gull, four Goldeneyes (3m, 1f), five Goosanders (4m, 1f), 34 Teal, 35 Shovelers, 18 Tufted … Continue reading

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Wednesday 13th December 2017

Cotswold Water Park East     The GREAT NORTHERN DIVER on Pit 125 until 1:25pm at least. (Mark Dowie). Cheltenham     The male Goosander still this morning on Pittville Park Lake and a male Stonechat near Tommy Taylors Lane. (John Sanders/Roy … Continue reading

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Tuesday 12th December 2017

Cotswold Water Park East     The GREAT NORTHERN DIVER on Pit 125 until 2:45pm at least. Also a Chiffchaff, two Water Rails calling, seven Wigeon, a female Goldeneye and a male on Pit 126. Nearby a Red Kite at Ampney … Continue reading

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