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Thursday 24th December 2020

    Cotswold Water Park East     A drake RING-NECKED DUCK still on Pit 127 this afternoon. Also three Snipe and five Yellowhammers. (Duerden Cormack). Slimbridge     Nine CATTLE EGRETS and a Little Egret on the field between the Tudor … Continue reading

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Wednesday 23rd December 2020

WWT Slimbridge     Nine CATTLE EGRETS on South Lake this morning before flying out to the roadside fields. One still there late morning. (Slimbridge Sightings/Peter Taylor). Amberley     At Theescombe Lane this afternoon a male Siskin, a male Blackcap, a … Continue reading

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Tuesday 22nd December 2020

Gloucester    The male BLACK REDSTART showing well again on Gloucester Cathedral, usually on the South Transept. (Tim Salkeld). WWT Slimbridge    Nine CATTLE EGRETS on South Lake this morning, then flew towards roadside fields at 9:55am. (Scott Petrek). A … Continue reading

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Monday 21st December 2020

WWT Slimbridge     Four CATTLE EGRETS and three Little Egrets in the Decoy this morning, after roosting overnight. (Slimbridge Sightings). Coombe Hill Meadows     Three Mute Swans, c500 Greylags, 120 Canada Geese, 220+ Wigeon, five Gadwalls, 693+ Teal, 50 Mallards, 90 … Continue reading

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Sunday 20th December 2020

WWT Slimbridge     A WATER PIPIT came off the Dumbles scrape and flew N calling. (Slimbridge Sightings). Forest of Dean    Four Hawfinches at the Cricket Ground in Parkend this morning. (Malcolm Royal). A Dipper at Wenchford this afternoon. (Geoff Fawcett). … Continue reading

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Saturday 19th December 2020

Eastleach     A ringtail HEN HARRIER at Eastleach Downs crossroads in the sheep field along the county boundary. Also 150 Skylarks, 45 Corn Buntings and two pairs of Stonechats. (Ian Ralphs). WWT Slimbridge    The CACKLING GOOSE again today from … Continue reading

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Friday 18th December 2020

WWT Slimbridge    The CACKLING GOOSE showing well again today on the Bottom New Piece viewed from Kingfisher hide. Five Pink-footed Geese in the entrance road fields early morning. (Tim Jukes/Ian Hull/James Robinson).

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Thursday 17th December 2020

Fretherne     Seven CATTLE EGRETS and 28 Little Egrets on fields off of Arlingham Road today. (Eric Palmer). Gloucester    The male BLACK REDSTART still on Gloucester Cathedral today, usually on the South Transept. (Andy Jayne). WWT Slimbridge    The … Continue reading

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Wednesday 16th December 2020

Broadoak     The Whooper Swan again on the river, then flew to stubble fields on the Arlingham side of the Severn at 2:35pm. (Lewis Thomson). WWT Slimbridge     A Dark-bellied Brent Goose today at high tide. (Slimbridge Sightings). Winchcombe    … Continue reading

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Tuesday 15th December 2020

Hazleton     40 Corn Buntings and 400 Starlings over a field of stubble today. (Andy Lewis). Frampton/Saul Warth     At Splatt Bridge today a Goosander flew S, five Redshanks, two Stonechats and an immature Peregrine. A Greenshank still present yesterday, … Continue reading

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