Date Details Sitename
Friday 29 Dec

TL5420 (6Km E of Bishop's Stortford), 09:00 to 09:30, Light rain
20 Chaffinch (+, Increasing in numbers now), 1 Brambling (With chaffinches), 6 Greenfinch (More hawfinch than greenfinch?!), 12 Bullfinch (Several family groups in the same areas), 17 Hawfinch (+, In hornbeams besides main entrance road. I have seen them here every day since 17th Nov, usually 5-6 and up to 13. Today is the most seen. They are easy to find from the road from the main car-park in the tops of any of the trees there. Chunky, upright and visible from a long way away once you get your eye in) [Geoff Vowles]

Thursday 28 Dec

TL5331 (7Km S of Saffron Walden), 10:00 to 10:00, Widdington, cold, sunny
1 Raven [Erik Charleson]

Thursday 14 Dec

TL9720 (3Km NNW of Abberton Rsvr), 11:00 to 11:30, Layer de la Haye garden.
1 Pied Wagtail, 6 Blackbird, 1 Coal Tit, 6 Blue Tit, 2 Brambling, 3 Greenfinch, 12 Goldfinch [David Allen]

Wednesday 13 Dec

TL9720 (3Km NNW of Abberton Rsvr), 13:00 to 14:30, Grey. Layer garden observation.
2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (male and female on nuts), 1 Pied Wagtail (female), 10 Blackbird, 1 Coal Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 15 House Sparrow, 1 Brambling, 14 Goldfinch [David Allen]

Saturday 02 Dec

TL7406 (4Km E of Chelmsford), 11:10 to 11:10, overcast cold
1 Mediterranean Gull (ad. win. flew towards fishing lakes over A12) [Mark Gregory]

Saturday 02 Dec

TL8635 (6Km S of Sudbury), 10:45 to 11:45, overcast then sunny
2 Green Woodpecker, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 12 Fieldfare, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 Goldcrest, 24 Linnet (game-crops with buntings), 2 Bullfinch, 40 Yellowhammer (+), 3 Reed Bunting [Martin Peers]

Saturday 02 Dec

TL6618 (6Km SE of Great Dunmow), 11:25 to 11:25, overcast cold
1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (flew west over B1008) [Mark Gregory]

Saturday 25 Nov

TM2632 (2.2Km NNE of Harwich), 11:30 to 12:20, Clear but Clouding over. Cool fresh breeze
1 Grey Plover (At the waters edge near the Maritime Museum), 7 Turnstone (Feeding on the beach near the Maritime Museum) [Charles Farrell]

Thursday 23 Nov

TL8708 (2.8Km NE of Maldon), 09:55 to 10:05, Sunny, clear sky, fresh W. wind.
160 Greylag Goose (circa. With Canada geese in flock of circa.330 on pasture east of Chigborough Road.), 170 Canada Goose (circa. With Greylags in mixed flock of circa.330 on pasture east of Chigborough Road.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Thursday 09 Nov

TL7227 (6Km NW of Braintree), 12:30 to 12:30
1 Red Kite [Ian Tarbin]