Date Details Sitename
Friday 27 Mar

Broomhouse, Langham 11:00 to 13:00, Local birding/exercise in glorious sunshine
2 Shoveler (Pair) 10 Teal 7 Shelduck 2 Red Kite (Possibly 3 birds, 1 seen early then 1 poss 2 seen over an hour later) 7 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 2 Sparrowhawk 6 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Meadow Pipit 6 Pied Wagtail 1 Barnacle Goose (In mixed Greylag/Canada flock. Probably dodgy but considering the current situation I'm counting it!) 42 Mute Swan 4 Chiffchaff 22 Common Gull 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull 4 Long-tailed Tit 4 Redshank 2 Snipe 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Grey Heron 4 Stock Dove 3 Reed Bunting 2 Linnet 1 Jay 1 Grey Wagtail 26 Skylark [Matt Turner]

Broomhouse, Langham
Wednesday 04 Mar

Broomhouse, Langham 10:30 to 12:00, sunny with cloud encroaching from west
50 Mute Swan 2 Egyptian Goose (pair) 2 Shelduck (pair [16 more on Suffolk side of river]) 1 Great White Egret 2 Oystercatcher (pair) 20 Common Gull 1 Kingfisher 2 Green Woodpecker (males) 10 Skylark (males on territory) 3 Reed Bunting [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Thursday 06 Feb

Broomhouse, Langham 13:30 to 14:30, mild and sunny
27 Mute Swan 3 Shelduck 130 Wigeon (circa) 10 Teal 1 Water Rail (calling) 1 Little Owl (calling from farm buildings) 1 Green Woodpecker 30 Skylark 2 Cetti's Warbler (+ calling then seen skulking; one or two other possible birds there also.) 2 Song Thrush (in song) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Wednesday 05 Feb

Broomhouse, Langham 11:45 to 13:00, Sunny, calm, cool (all sightings near Low Lift Water Works)
1 Goldcrest (near entrance to water works) 3 Jay (2 flew across road at Whalebone Corner, one in grounds of water works) [Paul Hargreaves]

Broomhouse, Langham
Monday 23 Dec

Broomhouse, Langham 10:00 to 11:00, bright and sunny
4 Egyptian Goose 115 Wigeon (on floods) 4 Pintail 1 Water Rail (calling) 2 Snipe 20 Skylark (+, with Linnets in stubble) 1 Stonechat (male ) 1 Siskin (calls heard) 120 Linnet (+) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Thursday 17 Oct

Broomhouse, Langham 13:00 to 14:00, cloud building with heavy shower
11 Mute Swan 130 Teal 1 Sparrowhawk (female) 1 Water Rail 1 Snipe 1 Kingfisher 6 Skylark (passage) 1 Chiffchaff (also 2 Migrant Hawkers + 8 Common Darters) [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
Monday 23 Sep

Broomhouse, Langham 16:00 to 17:15, overcast
10 Egyptian Goose (langham ww reservoir) 140 Teal 50 Mallard 1 Pintail 7 Red-legged Partridge 3 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Snipe 7 House Martin (to south-east) 2 Chiffchaff 60 Goldfinch [Martin Peers]

Broomhouse, Langham
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