Date Details Sitename
Sunday 08 Sep

Broomhouse, Langham 07:45 to 09:00, sunny and cool
15 Wigeon 34 Gadwall 140 Teal (circa) 1 Pintail (female or immature) 2 Shoveler 40 Lapwing 20 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Snipe 150 Black-headed Gull (circa) 1 Kingfisher 10 House Martin ([+ 50 with 2 Sand Martins at the lagoons]) 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Reed Warbler 1 Grey Wagtail 1 Meadow Pipit (first autumn passage here this year) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Friday 30 Aug

Broomhouse, Langham 07:45 to 09:15, sunny with broken cloud and breezy
1 Shelduck (fully grown juv [lagoons]) 18 Gadwall 48 Teal 5 Shoveler 1 Water Rail (calling from reedbed adjacent to river) 25 Lapwing 30 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Goldcrest (juv in mixed flock adjacent coppice) 2 Coal Tit 3 Sand Martin ([lagoons]) 14 Swallow 50 House Martin ([10 of these at lagoons]) 2 Cetti's Warbler (one at the flash, the other downstream by river) 8 Chiffchaff (mixed flock) 2 Whitethroat 3 Treecreeper (in mixed juv flock - one taking seeds or insects from small cone.) 3 Spotted Flycatcher (juvs in mixed flock.) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Saturday 24 Aug

Broomhouse, Langham 07:45 to 09:15, warm and sunny after misty start
12 Gadwall (two broods now joined by third from lagoons) 20 Teal 14 Moorhen (8 juvs) 37 Lapwing 42 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Green Sandpiper 3 Snipe 2 Kingfisher 1 Cetti's Warbler 2 Reed Warbler (+) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Saturday 20 Jul

Broomhouse, Langham 18:45 to 19:30, sunny and breezy
8 Gadwall (two broods still) 1 Little Egret 175 Lapwing (inc 60+ juvs (they've bred well somewhere!)) 2 Dunlin (sp adults) 52 Black-tailed Godwit 5 Green Sandpiper 1 Kingfisher [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Monday 15 Jul

Broomhouse, Langham 19:20 to 20:20, clear and sunny after cloud
2 Shelduck (pair) 8 Gadwall (fem + 4 juvs (as June); fem + 2 ducklings (new)) 3 Lapwing (juvs (presumably from 2 breeding pairs May/June)) 28 Black-tailed Godwit (majority still in bp (Icelandic race)) 1 Green Sandpiper 1 Kingfisher (river) 2 Sedge Warbler (nests/young) 4 Reed Warbler (nests/young) 5 Linnet (pair + 3 juvs) 4 Reed Bunting (nests/young) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Friday 14 Jun

Broomhouse, Langham 11:45 to 13:00, sunny intervals, breezy
8 Mute Swan (pair + 6 cygnets (2 'Polish' types)) 10 Shelduck (no sign of duckling today) 5 Gadwall (duck with 4 ducklings ) 8 Coot (including pair + 4 juvs [Docura's Farm]) 2 Oystercatcher (pair with nest in crops [another pair at lagoons]) 24 Lapwing (20 failed breeders (many in moult); pair with chicks in crops) 2 Redshank (pair with suspected young in cover) 2 Swift 2 Cetti's Warbler (male in song; female? alarming) 1 Sedge Warbler (+ feeding young in nest) 1 Yellow Wagtail (in barley [Docura's Farm]) 1 Grey Wagtail (+ female with calling young at pump station. Also noted one adult + one hind Fallow Deer) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Monday 06 May

Broomhouse, Langham 07:45 to 08:45, cloudy; cool
1 Barnacle Goose (feral bird) 6 Shelduck 5 Gadwall (3 drakes) 2 Oystercatcher (pair) 4 Lapwing (guarding males) 2 Redshank (guarding males) 1 Kingfisher 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Garden Warbler (male on territory) 4 Whitethroat (males on territory) 4 Sedge Warbler (males on territory) 4 Reed Warbler (males on territory) 4 Reed Bunting (males) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Friday 19 Apr

Broomhouse, Langham 07:45 to 08:30, warm and sunny
2 Shelduck 4 Gadwall (2 pairs) 30 Teal 1 Oystercatcher 4 Lapwing (2 pairs [failed elsewhere?] - males displaying) 3 Redshank (pair + guarding male) 1 Snipe 1 Goldcrest (Broomhouse farm) 1 House Martin 1 Cetti's Warbler 2 Whitethroat (males) 4 Sedge Warbler (singing males [my best here since 2016]) 3 Reed Warbler (singing males) 3 Reed Bunting (territories) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Saturday 26 Jan

Broomhouse, Langham 12:00 to 13:15,
15 White-fronted Goose (in field north of flashes with Canada and greylag geese) 6 Common Gull (on flashes) 1 Goldcrest (from bridge by Low Lift waterworks) 1 Treecreeper (from bridge by Low Lift waterworks) 1 Bullfinch (from bridge by Low Lift waterworks) [Paul Hargreaves]

Broomhouse, Langham
Wednesday 31 Oct

Broomhouse, Langham 10:00 to 11:30, sunny with occasional cloud
47 Wigeon (Docura's Farm) 230 Teal 3 Little Grebe (Docura's Farm) 1 Sparrowhawk (male) 61 Lapwing 2 Snipe 25 Skylark (stubbles) 1 Treecreeper 1 Song Thrush 30 Chaffinch (Docura's Farm gamecrop) 1 Lesser Redpoll (with Chaffinches) 1 Lapland Bunting (flushed with Skylarks by dog from stubble, flew high over my head calling) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham