Over A Barn Owl over the A40 dual carriageway halfway between Over farm market and the Newent turning at 10:20pm. (Derek Summers).
WWT Slimbridge From the Estuary Tower a Estuary Tower a calling LITTLE RINGED PLOVER flew over S this morning. (Martin McGill). From Kingfisher hide a Merlin chasing small waders, also three Chiffchaffs and a Cetti’s Warbler showing close to hide. (Les Ditchburn/Keith Davies). A Siskin just outside the Discovery hide today. (Nigel Young).
Siskin by Nigel Young
Cotswold Water Park West Two male GREATER SCAUP today and the CASPIAN GULL with three Common Gulls on the S end of the lake. (Ken Heron).
Frampton pools At Court Lake early evening, a Red Kite heading towards the A38, and a Cattle Egret. (Clare Glanville).
Cattle Egret by Clare Glanville
Forest of Dean Two Hawfinches at Crown Lane, Parkend. At Parkend Church two Siskins and a Brambling. At New Fancy View 2 or 3 Goshawks displaying and a Crossbill. At Cannop Ponds two Bramblings, a Marsh Tit, a Great Spotted Woodpecker, five Goosanders and three Treecreepers. Three Mistle Thrushes in the Speech House area. (Don Smith).
Brambling by Don Smith
Gloucester A male BLACK REDSTART flitting about on S side of the Cathedral at 11:25am. (Andy Jayne). A Chiffchaff singing along the canal towpath this afternoon c3-4 miles S of Gloucester. (Geoff Bryant).
Chavenage Lane area At least 11 Stonechats (4m, 7f), two Red Kites, 200+ Golden Plovers roosting in a Linseed field, five Mistle Thrushes and 30+ Stock Doves. (Terry Grant).
Minsterworth Ham Two Shelducks, ten Mallards, a Grey Heron, a Buzzard, two Skylarks singing, 120 Fieldfares, a Raven and 18 Carrion Crows. (Mike Smart).
Stonehouse Two Lesser Redpolls with three Siskins and a small flock of Goldfinches and some Long-tailed Tits and a Treecreeper at Ryeford near the locks. (Paul Sutton).