Frampton Vis-mig from the towpath N of Splatt Bridge between 7-10:30am included a high count of 1638 Meadow Pipits, 486 Linnets, 108 Swallows, 56 Alba Wagtails, a Grey Wagtail, 12 Reed Buntings, three Jays and four Skylarks all flew SW, also a Ruff, a Golden Plover and a Greenshank. (Gordon Hodgson). Also the SPOONBILL on the estuary and a Goshawk through at Splatt Bridge. (Colin Greenfield). At the pools this morning eight Sand Martins, three Swallows, two House Martins, 105 Meadow Pipits, 38 Skylarks, 200+ Goldfinches, 75+ Linnets, 18 Reed Buntings, seven Chiffchaffs, four Cetti’s Warblers, a Grey Wagtail, two Mistle Thrushes, a Blackcap and the adult Yellow-legged Gull. (Nick Goatman).
Saul Warth This afternoon 11 Grey Plovers and five Ringed Plovers fairly close in. Also 6+ Curlews, a Wheatear, 40+ Goldfinches, a Meadow Pipit, 50+ Carrion Crows, a Grey Wagtail and a Kestrel. (MK).
Grey Plover by Mike King
WWT Slimbridge At Middle Point two Whinchats, three Little Egrets, a Greenshank and four Roe Deer. Also a Cattle Egret and 118 Black-tailed Godwits on South Lake and two Spotted Redshanks and an Avocet on the Rushy. (Mike Davis/Neil Smart/James Robinson).
Walmore Common A Sand Martin, a Tree Pipit over and a female Redstart today. (Andy Jayne).
Frampton Mansell area c200 Golden Plovers and a Lapwing and a Peregrine over this afternoon. 25 Linnets, two Yellowhammers and a Wheatear in the hedgerow off Emmerson Lane. A FIELDFARE at Beacon Farm in the hedge of the field known as the Big Dipper. A Red Kite over the Jolly Nice Farm Shop at 3pm. (Michael Cook).
Coombe Hill Meadows This afternoon a Great White Egret, four Grey Herons, 115 Greylags, two Jays, Teal, Mute Swan, a Mistle Thrush, three Swallows and a small group of Meadow Pipits. (Eric Harris).
Shab Hill 48 Golden Plovers this morning. (Mark Hobson).
Edge Common This morning a steady stream of Meadow Pipits S, male and female Kestrel, a Marsh Tit with a tit flock and a few Chiffchaffs. (Sam Walker).
Nailsworth 19 Swallows and 41 Meadow Pipits flying S, and this evening two Great White Egrets flying NW at 6:20pm. (Terry Grant).
Lineover Wood At SO987187 a Green Woodpecker, three Great Spotted Woodpeckers, two Buzzards, 3/4 Jays, two Bullfinches and two small roving flocks including two Nuthatches, a Treecreeper, a Goldcrest and several Coal Tits. (Steve Brown).
Cleeve Hill A Swallow at Wontley Barn and a couple of Stonechats this morning. (Duncan Dine).