Date Details Sitename
Saturday 18 May

Friday Wood 09:00 to 12:00, sunny clear (Ball Farm to main wood) singing males
1 Cetti's Warbler 12 Nightingale 9 Garden Warbler 1 Cuckoo 1 Willow Warbler (this site had well over 100 singing males in 1980s) 1 Buzzard 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Reed Warbler [Andrew Goodey]

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Sunday 10 Mar

Friday Wood 10:00 to 11:00, Sunny and windy
2 Firecrest [Yvonne Watling]

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Saturday 09 Mar

Friday Wood 14:00 to 15:30, Sunny and windy
2 Sparrowhawk 1 Buzzard 2 Firecrest (Watching one but could hear another calling ) 2 Coal Tit [Yvonne Watling]

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Tuesday 29 Jan

Friday Wood 14:00 to 16:00,
3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Treecreeper (Heard calling then saw) 2 Goldcrest 2 Siskin (Landed in distant treetop for a second, just got the green wingbar before they flew off!) [Matt Turner]

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Monday 11 Jun

Friday Wood , 07:30 to 09:00
5 Nightingale (at least still singing others whistling and croaking), 2 Treecreeper [Richard Allen]

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Wednesday 30 May

Friday Wood , 13:00 to 14:15, Cloudy, warm, humid
2 Nightingale (Singing males at 13.05 and 13.15) [Rod Dean]

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Saturday 01 Jul

Friday Wood , 09:00 to 11:00, Bright sunny.dry.
1 Buzzard, 1 Swift, 3 Green Woodpecker, 6 Swallow (Also 3 red admiral), 9 House Martin, 1 Nightingale (Also 6 white admiral), 1 Song Thrush, 10 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat (Also 1 muntjac), 9 Chiffchaff, 4 Coal Tit [Karl Kennedy]

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Monday 29 May

Friday Wood , 13:00 to 14:30, Grey sky's bright spells.
1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1 adult 1 juvinile), 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 4 Nightingale, 2 Song Thrush, 4 Mistle Thrush, 11 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 10 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 3 Jay, 3 Chaffinch, 1 Bullfinch [Karl Kennedy]

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Thursday 18 May

Friday Wood , 13:00 to 14:00, from Cherry Tree Lane
3 Buzzard, 1 Cuckoo, 7 Nightingale (pos 8 singing), 2 Willow Warbler (one singing plus the mixed singer) [Richard Allen]

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Friday 21 Apr

Friday Wood , 09:00 to 10:00, from Mersea Road along Ball Lane
6 Nightingale, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 3 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Chiffchaff (with strange song, starting with CC and ending with WW, but not as well defined as other mixed singers I've heard. Not entirely ruled out Iberian C, if anyone else want to look TM002206 where GGS use to hang out years ago, near big flowering crab apple. Recording on twitter @richardallenart), 1 Willow Warbler [Richard Allen]

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