Purton An adult LONG-TAILED SKUA going down the Severn past Purton/Sharpness following the W bank at 8:46am, then seemed to then cut inland due W at Sharpness heading towards the Lydney area. (Francis Steuck).
WWT Slimbridge 12 CATTLE EGRETS on South Lake this morning but flew off at 9:50am. Returned to the Rushy at 12:30pm and later in the roadside approach fields at 1:55pm. Also an adult and two Spotted Redshanks on South Lake. (Dot Jones/Tim Jukes). A Hobby and a Peregrine on the cross fence from Zeiss hide. (Roy Kinchin). An adult Yellow-legged Gull briefly on South Lake. (Mark Coller).
Chalford Two Little Egrets in the stream. (Richard Williams).
Paxford A WRYNECK picked up dead after flying into a window today. (Vivien Lee).
Cherington At Cherington Lake and in the surrounding wooded area two Goldcrests, a male Blackcap, two Song Thrushes, a Goldfinch, two Great Spotted Woodpeckers, a Green Woodpecker, two Buzzards, two Mute Swans, 25 Mallards, four Moorhens and two Coots. (John Fletcher).
Forest of Dean At Mitcheldean at 11am c40 House Martins over and another c30 gradually passing over at 2pm. (Chris Keeling).