Monthly Archives: January 2018

Wednesday 24th January 2018

Gloucester     The PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today until 2pm at least at SO837204. Wellies essential currently. Please keep a reasonable distance from the bird to allow it to feed in the ponds. (Toby Phelps). WWT Slimbridge     Two … Continue reading

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Tuesday 23rd January 2018

Gloucester     The PENDULINE TIT at Plock Court, Longford still today at SO837204. Wellies essential currently. Please keep a reasonable distance from the bird to allow it to feed in the ponds. (Matt Pringle). Cotswold Water Park East     The female/immature SCAUP … Continue reading

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Monday 22nd January 2018

Forest of Dean     A male LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER seen and heard drumming at Nagshead this morning. Also c20 Hawfinches at Parkend by the cricket pitch in Crown Lane. (Thomas Winstone). In the Crabtree Hill area today the GREAT GREY SHRIKE … Continue reading

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Sunday 21st January 2018

Ashleworth Ham     A GREAT GREY SHRIKE sat atop a willow along the main ditch opposite the hide in Meerend Thicket at 8:30am. The 3rd for Glos this year. Other birds today included a Cormorant, five Mute Swans, 250 Canada … Continue reading

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Saturday 20th January 2018

Great Barrington     A GREAT GREY SHRIKE near a barn with log piles along the track from Barrington Bushes trig point SP209163. Please note the Barn is on private land but can be viewed from the public footpath one field over. Also … Continue reading

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Friday 19th January 2018

Cotswold Water Park West     The GREAT NORTHERN DIVER showing well at Pit 16 today accessed from the industrial park road (The Mallards) and park in Nightingale Way SU051965 to view pit. (Duncan Dine). Pic by Duncan. Cotswold Water Park East  … Continue reading

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Thursday 18th January 2018

Cotswold Water Park East     A first-winter SCAUP on Pit 125 today. (Kim Milsom). Ashleworth Ham     The drake GREEN-WINGED TEAL in front of the hide at 1pm, first sighting since 31/12/17. (Ian Hull). Gloucester     The PENDULINE TIT at … Continue reading

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