Sunny spells, 8Âº, light SSE.
A soggy walk out to Lollingdon hill and after last nightâs downpour the flooding in the fields has grown and subsequently there were over 200 Gulls on the local playing fields enjoying the overly damp conditions.
At least 3 Bullfinchin the millennium wood and a Coal Titand a Nuthatch around the Bullshole area with a Tit flock.
A thrush flock of around 200 birds (mainly Redwing) on the way out to Lollingdon and another of a similar size (mainly Fieldfare) and with accompanying Starlings (c60) in fields next to the hill.
The Stonechat seen briefly again and a Corn Buntingthere also, 4 Buzzard (2 pairs patrolling their ariel border), 2 Red Kite and a Kestrel taking advantage of the bright skies. A Grey Heron and a couple of Yellowhammeralso noted.
A Sparrowhawklater in the day over Marymead.
Fieldfare & Starling