Gloucester Belated news of a male BLACK REDSTART on Gloucester Cathedral on Monday (18th), seen on the ground first then flew up onto the Cathedral. (Grove Sykes per Rob Curtis).
WWT Slimbridge A BITTERN showing very well out from Van de Bovenkamp hide today. Also eight Pink-footed Geese still on Dumbles and on South Lake 165 Knot, 14 Ruff, 70+ Dunlins and 400+ Black-tailed Godwits. (Slimbridge Sightings).
Plusterwine Between Plusterwine and Guscar Rocks at high tide, 500+ Carrion Crows, 200 Jackdaws, 14 Linnets, 70 Fieldfares, two Ravens, 60 Common Gulls, a Redshank, 60 Wigeon, 150 Woodpigeons and seven Stock Doves. (Iain Crawford).
Cherington On the lake and in surrounding woodland this afternoon birds included three Little Grebes, two Mute Swans, four Buzzards, a Red Kite, two Goldcrests, a Grey Wagtail, a Nuthatch, four Redwings, two male Bullfinches, two Treecreeper and a Great Spotted Woodpecker. Also five Roe Deers. (John Fletcher).
Gloucester At Horsebere Flood Storage Lake this morning birds included two Mute Swans, two Mallards, a Grey Heron, a Cormorant, six Moorhens, a Coot, a Buzzard and two pairs of Stonechats. (Gord Avery).
Arlingham Passage A pair of Stonechats today. (Keith & Lyn Perkins).
Woodford Several Redwings feeding on Holly Tree berries in the garden. (Geoff Poulton).
Longlevens In the garden this morning at Park Avenue three Blackcaps (2m, 1f) and a male Greenfinch. (Pam & Frank Bryant).