Epney A TURTLE DOVE on wires and in trees around the Anchor Inn from late morning until 9pm at least. Please park sensibly by the entrance opposite the seawall without blocking access and not in the pub unless you are using it. (Jeremy Squire).
Turtle Dove by Mike King
Turtle Dove by John Fletcher
Coombe Hill Meadows 43 Little Egrets, nine Grey Herons and a Whinchat this morning. (Jeremy Holland).
Forest of Dean Three Peregrines over Coleford this morning. (Geoff Fawcett).
Tewkesbury c40 Swift around the Abbey and hundreds of Gulls eating flying ants over M5 Junction 9. (Martin Price).
Twyning At Upham Meadow an adult Curlew and chick with colour ring attached (see picture) and an adult male Curlew and a fledged juvenile still present. Also at least two Red Kites, two Buzzards and an Oystercatcher. (Mike Smart).
Curlew chick by Mike Smart
Guscar Rocks On the evening high tide at least 300 Curlews, a Whimbrel, two Oystercatchers, a Common Sandpiper and four Bar-headed Geese in moult. (Mike Smart).