Date Details Sitename
Sunday 17 May

Rayne 13:00 to 13:00, Sunny warm
2 Hobby (Two birds chasing each other over garden) 1 Stock Dove (Calling bird) [Andrew Goodey]

Thursday 14 May

Rayne 09:00 to 09:00, Chilly half cloud cover
1 Pied Wagtail (Pair breeding in gap between roof and solar panels on house ) [Andrew Goodey]

Tuesday 12 May

Rayne 11:00 to 11:00, Sunny warm
1 Siskin (Overhead calling) 1 Cormorant (Overhead) [Andrew Goodey]

Monday 06 Apr

Rayne 07:00 to 08:00, cloudy 7/8 (over/in garden)
1 Brambling (calling overhead) 1 Siskin (calling overhead) 1 Greenfinch (seems to be recovering locally with several displaying males in village after being virtually absent over recent few years) 1 House Martin (first returning bird (on 5th) c.two weeks earlier than normal) 5 Chaffinch (calling overhead) 3 Goldfinch (singing males around garden area) 2 Buzzard (local pair regularly soaring over garden recently) 1 Red Kite (1-2 regularly over garden) 2 Jackdaw (pairs breeding in chimneys on house, annually for at least 20 years) 1 Meadow Pipit (overhead north, only bird so far this spring, usually up to c.ten, much fewer in recent years) [Andrew Goodey]

Rayne 14:30 to 15:00, sunny 3/8 cloud
1 Hobby (very early (locally) individual watched for 15 minutes interacting with five Common Buzzards) [Andrew Goodey]

Thursday 20 Feb

Rayne 08:15 to 08:45, Very windy
2 Red Kite (All sightings are at great sailing) 3 Buzzard [Chris Turner]

Wednesday 12 Feb

Rayne 06:30 to 06:45, cold, clear
1 Barn Owl (Oak Meadow Nature Reserve) [Andrew Goodey]

Sunday 26 Jan

Rayne 12:30 to 12:30, Dull with some sunshine
1 Red Kite (Felsted end of the village over the A120) [Chris Turner]

Monday 07 Oct

Rayne 09:00 to 13:00, cloudy 4/8 cloud
1 Brambling (overhead calling) 3 Redwing 6 Meadow Pipit (south) [Andrew Goodey]

Saturday 14 Sep

Rayne 07:00 to 07:30, Sunny light breeze
1 Hobby [Chris Turner]

Wednesday 14 Aug

Rayne 06:45 to 06:45, Clear sunny
1 Tree Pipit (One flew over village calling three times) [Andrew Goodey]