WWT Slimbridge Three Dark-bellied Brent Geese, eight Pink-footed Geese and three Egyptian Geese on the Dumbles today. (Slimbridge Sightings). Three Whooper Swans on the Goose House Ground. Also four Water Rails. (Dot Jones/Alan McIlquham). Pic by Alan.
Stroud A Dipper at Wallbridge this morning and two male Siskins at Capel’s Mill. (MK). Pics by Mike.
Snowshill The GREAT GREY SHRIKE seen briefly and distantly c2km E of Snowshill mid morning. It flew into the larches at SP121337. Also two Red Kites 1km W near Hill Barn Farm and another just S of Snowshill village. (Tim Hutton).
Gloucester The BLACK REDSTART still around the south transept of Gloucester Cathedral at 12:30pm. (Chris Nice). A Barn Owl hunting over allotments by St. Oswald’s Road at 11:45pm SO833197. (Andy Jayne).
Sharpness The BLACK REDSTART on the railway preservation society roof at 10:30am. (Les Ditchburn).
Roel Hill Below Roel Gate Farm a ringtail HEN HARRIER at 12:45pm. Also a few Bramblings with the finch flock here. (Terry Fenton).
Berkeley shore A Curlew, three Meadow Pipits, a female Stonechat, a Redshank, 40+ Mallards and a Rock Pipit near Severn House Farm. (Les Ditchburn).
Longney At Longney Crib and along the Severn Way and in the old orchards SO762117 birds included two male Stonechats, two Peregrines over, a Sparrowhawk, a Little Owl, 17 Fieldfares, a Mistle Thrush and a Song Thrush. (John Fletcher).