Date Details Sitename
Sunday 26 Jul

Thaxted 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny
1 Raven [Claire Fishwick]

Saturday 25 Jul

Thaxted 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny
1 Raven (It wandered round the garden, had a good look everywhere. Stayed about 15mins) [Claire Fishwick]

Tuesday 23 Jun

Thaxted 11:00 to 12:00, 22 deg blue skies
1 Red Kite (Heading lazily NE to SW above the town ) 16 Swift (Feeding group quite low, another observer reported c 20 on a recent evening. After a slow start numbers have increased and are indicative of our maximum counts at Thaxted ) [Stephen Dutton]

Friday 05 Jun

Thaxted 19:00 to 19:00, Patchy blue sky, 13 deg , breezy
2 Grey Partridge (Flushed from path near rough grass field margin) [Stephen Dutton]

Thursday 21 May

Thaxted 09:00 to 13:00, 24 deg sunny light breeze
1 Garden Warbler (Singing by river between Folly Mill and Duton Hill) 3 Reed Warbler 3 Reed Bunting 1 Lesser Whitethroat 5 Whitethroat 2 Chiffchaff 2 Blackcap 1 Lapwing 1 Green Woodpecker [Stephen Dutton]

Tuesday 19 May

Thaxted 14:00 to 16:00, Sunny22 deg
1 Cuckoo (Heard calling at 14:00 then seen flying back around the town outskirts at 16:00) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Circling undulating flight above cereal field) [Stephen Dutton]

Thursday 30 Apr

Thaxted 11:00 to 11:00, Sun and showers breezy from SW
2 Yellow Wagtail (Pair in field of beans) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (In hedge next to field margin ) [Stephen Dutton]

Friday 17 Apr

Thaxted 11:30 to 13:00, 13 deg sunny periods breezy,15 easterly
1 Lesser Whitethroat (First for this year ) 1 Willow Warbler (Yesterday first for year) 3 Cormorant (Flying south east) 1 Treecreeper (Confirmed breeder) [Stephen Dutton]

Friday 10 Apr

Thaxted 18:00 to 18:15, Clear Blue sky
1 House Martin (First sighting this year) 14 Yellowhammer (Probably 7 pairs seen in one kilometre square N W of town yesterday ) 1 Treecreeper (Seen probing dead tree on outskirts of town) [Stephen Dutton]

Wednesday 01 Apr

Thaxted 12:15 to 12:30, Overcast light breeze
1 Kingfisher (Flying along the west side of the river Chelmer ) [Stephen Dutton]