Frampton The GREAT WHITE EGRET on the pond on Rosamund’s Green by the Three Horseshoes again this afternoon. (Matt Plenty).
Awre This morning a Little Egret, four Ringed Plovers, two Curlew Sandpipers, 58 Dunlins, two Little Stints, three Common Sandpipers, three Hobbies, two Ravens, a Cetti’s Warbler, a Sedge Warbler, a Reed Warbler, a Lesser Whitethroat, a Whitethroat, a Nuthatch, a Whinchat, two Wheatears and a SW passage of nine Yellow Wagtails, 195 Meadow Pipits and four Siskins. (Andy Jayne).
Saul Warth This morning a Redstart, a Yellow Wagtail, 24 Meadow Pipits, a Lesser Whitethroat, 3+ Blackcaps, 6+ Chiffchaffs, two Swallows, three Little Egrets, four Bar-tailed Godwits, a Raven, a Kestrel and a pale Buzzard. Many butterflies including Comma, Small Copper and Red Admiral and Migrant Hawkers. (MK/Paul Masters). Later two Redstarts, a Wheatear, a Hobby and a Little Owl. (Terry Grant).
Arlingham At least seven Stonechats in a hedgerow near the river, four of them males. (Terry Grant).
Elkstone A Peregrine alarming the local songbirds. Also two Wheatears. (Andy Lewis).
Coombe Hill Meadows Six Mute Swans, 20 Mallards, a Gadwall, eight Teal, two Grey Herons, at least 30 Swallows and six House Martins moving SW, 15 Meadow Pipits, five Skylarks, 5+ Chiffchaffs and 20 Linnets. At Ashleworth two Greylags, 20 Mallards and a Grey Heron round the main scrape pool. (Mike Smart).