Highnam Woods At least four Spotted Flycatchers, a male Bullfinch, three Great Spotted Woodpecker, two Buzzards, a Hobby heard calling and Marsh Tit, Treecreeper and Nuthatch fledglings seen. (Jonathan Bull).
WWT Slimbridge No reported sightings of the Little Bustard on the Dumbles today. It has become more and more elusive and distant each day but with the length of the grass it is not necessarily gone.
Shab Hill No sign of the Red-backed Shrike today. This evening Shab Hill three Jays and a Yellowhammer. (Simon Hart).
Gretton A Hummingbird Hawk-moth nectaring on Red Valerian in the garden early evening. (Roger Wasley). Pic by Roger.
Miserden A Red Kite over the village at 10am. (MK).
Leighterton Two Red Kites at Bennett’s Farm at 1:30pm over fresh mown grass and the Monarch’s Way. (Martin Saunders).
Fairford Four Oystercatchers on the river bank behind the church. Also a Swift and a Red Kite at Quenington. (Trevor & Sue Clayson).
Babdown A Yellowhammer and a Corn Bunting today. Also a Jay at Happylands near Tetbury. (Martin Saunders).
Forest of Dean The Raven family at Cannop ponds again today. (Chris Keeling).
Tewkesbury On Severn Ham four Cormorants over, a Little Egret, an Oystercatcher over and 2-3 Curlews. Also two Peregrines chasing two Ravens above the Abbey. (Mike Smart).