Coombe Hill Meadows This afternoon a Little Owl, a Yellowhammer, a Red Kite over and a pair of Oystercatchers with two chicks still. (Ian Hull). Also today 16 Mute Swans, a pair of Canada Geese still with five goslings, two Shelducks, six Gadwalls, 60 Mallards, including a female with eight newly hatched ducklings, a pair of Tufted Ducks, ten Coots, a Little Ringed Plover, c8 adult Lapwings, including female with two nearly full grown young, a Curlew, four Redshanks, a Cuckoo, two Reed Warblers singing and song from Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, Blackcap, Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff and Reed Bunting. (Mike Smart).
Frampton pools 100+ Swifts, a Green Sandpiper, two Oystercatchers, a Yellow-legged Gull, 21 Shelducks, 16 Blackcaps, 18 Chiffchaffs, eight Reed Warblers, a Sedge Warbler, eight Whitethroats, a Lesser Whitethroat, two Yellow Wagtails and a Little Grebe with young. (Nick Goatman).