Date Details Sitename
Friday 16 Aug

Westley Heights 08:00 to 10:15, Cloudy, warmish. Breezy.
5 Green Woodpecker 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 30 Swallow (At least. Feeding over Westley Heights, often at ground level. Many juvs.) 30 House Martin (At least. Feeding over Westley Heights. Mostly higher up than the swallows.) 1 Sand Martin (At least one among the other hirundines.) 1 Whitethroat (Male.) 1 Garden Warbler 2 Blackcap (Male & female.) 2 Willow Warbler 4 Goldcrest 1 Coal Tit 10 Goldfinch (Several juvs.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Saturday 03 Aug

Westley Heights 08:00 to 09:30, Sun & clouds. Warm.
6 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 5 Swallow (Appeared to be a pair with three young. Usual Dry Street site.) 2 Goldcrest 3 Treecreeper (At least.) 3 Nuthatch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Sunday 23 Jun

Westley Heights 08:30 to 09:30, Cloudy, some sun. Warm, breezy.
1 Green Woodpecker 2 Nuthatch (At least.) 5 Treecreeper (Pair visiting nest in crack: at least two young inside. Coombe Wood. At least one adult in Hall Wood.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Friday 14 Jun

Westley Heights 07:45 to 09:30, Cloudy with sunny intervals. Breezy.
3 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least.) 10 Swift 3 Swallow 1 Mistle Thrush 1 Nuthatch (At least.) 7 Goldfinch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Saturday 01 Jun

Westley Heights 07:45 to 09:30, Sunny, warm.
1 Buzzard 2 Sparrowhawk 4 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 6 Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least.) 2 Swallow (Pair, Dry Street nest site.) 1 Treecreeper (Singing Male.) 7 Nuthatch (At least. Pair with young still in nest in The Park. At least one family party in Coombe Wood; probably two.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Monday 27 May

Westley Heights 07:45 to 09:00, Cloudy, cool.
3 Green Woodpecker 6 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Including two occupied nests.) 2 Goldcrest (One singing Male.) 4 Nuthatch (Including pair at third nest, in The Park. Fourth territory. At least one young coming to hole.) 3 Treecreeper (Adult with young in Coombe Wood. Singing Male in Hall Wood.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Friday 24 May

Westley Heights 07:30 to 09:45, Sunny, warm.
2 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least.) 2 Swallow (Pair, usual spot on Dry Street.) 2 Mistle Thrush (Pair, Male singing.) 2 Song Thrush 1 Treecreeper (Singing Male.) 6 Nuthatch (At least. Pair with at least one fledged young in Hall Wood; pair still visiting nest hole in Coombe Wood. At least one young visible. ) 2 Goldfinch [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Sunday 19 May

Westley Heights 08:30 to 09:45, Cloudy, mild.
2 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 3 Swallow 4 Song Thrush (Two singing males in Coombe Wood. Two together in Crown Wood.) 2 Treecreeper (Hall Wood.) 6 Nuthatch (Plus. At least two in Hall Wood. Pair visiting usual nest hole in Coombe Wood. At least two in Westley Heights, close to nest hole, but not seen to visit.) 1 Greenfinch 1 Goldfinch (Singing Male.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Sunday 12 May

Westley Heights 10:45 to 13:00, Sunny, warm. Cloud building.
3 Buzzard 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 6 Swallow (At least.) 1 Mistle Thrush (Singing Male.) 3 Whitethroat (Singing males.) 1 Firecrest (Singing Male, Coombe Wood.) 4 Nuthatch (Two pairs, both visiting nest holes with caterpillars & removing fecal sacs. One nest near enough path for young to be heard calling.) 2 Goldfinch [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights
Thursday 02 May

Westley Heights 07:30 to 09:30, Sun & cloud, becoming warm.
1 Red Kite 1 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 3 Green Woodpecker 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 4 Swallow (Usual breeding site in Dry Street.) 1 Whitethroat (Singing male.) 3 Nuthatch (Two nest holes with birds seen coming & going. At one green caterpillers were being brought in & white fecal sacs removed.) 3 Goldfinch [Andrew Cox]

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