Awre This morning a Red Kite, a Mediterranean Gull, a Great White Egret, six Little Egret, two Grey Plovers, five Ringed Plovers, three Snipe, 28 Curlews, 28 Jays, including a flock of 20, a Rock Pipit, 71 Meadow Pipits, 32 Skylarks, seven Stonechats, five Siskins, a Yellowhammer, eight Reed Buntings, 11 Redwings and eight Song Thrushes. (Lewis Thomson).
Saul Warth At high tide at 1:30pm five Grey Herons, eight Little Egrets, a distant Great White Egret, an Avocet, a Grey Plover, 36+ Dunlins, six Ringed Plovers, 100+ Curlews, 60+ Goldfinches, 15 Linnets, two Stonechats, 12 Long-tailed Tits, five Jays and two mating Common Darters. (MK).
Ringed Plover by Mike King
Forest of Dean In the Crabtree Hill/Woorgreens area 10+ Crossbills, 10+ Siskins, a few Lesser Redpolls, two Bullfinches, two Coal Tits, a Goldcrest, six Stonechats, a Buzzard, two Ravens, three Jays, four flocks of 15-20 Redwings over, two Great Spotted Woodpeckers and a Green Woodpecker and a Goshawk at Yew Tree Brake. At Cannop ponds five Little Grebes, two Kingfishers and 10+ Mandarins. (Martin Price/Steve Brown).
Coombe Hill Meadows Two male Yellowhammers, three Stonechats, three Snipe, a Water Rail, a Red Kite, a Cetti’s Warbler and c100 Redwings feeding along the canal. (Ian Hull/Les Ditchburn).
Ashleworth Ham 37 birds trapped this four Meadow Pipits, six Redwings, a Blackcap, a Chiffchaff, 12 Goldfinches and three Reed Buntings. On the reserve 20 Wigeon, a Stonechat and 100 Redwings. (Mervyn Greening/Mike Smart).
Barrow Wake 300+ Golden Plovers at 12:30pm. (Duncan Dine).
Frampton 105 Redwings over the garden in 15 minutes this morning, also two Song Thrushes, a Curlew and two Canada Geese. (Nick Goatman).
Dudbridge 25+ Redwings over at 8:15am near Sainsburys this morning. (Steve Pullen).
Nailsworth Over 500 Redwings, most coming in from the south in very brief watches today (300+ in half an hour between 8:20-8:50am. (Terry Grant).
Chavenage Lane/Calcot area 180+ Redwings coming in from the south this afternoon, seven Stonechats and a Red Kite. (Terry Grant).