Originally Posted by Jane Turner
No its definitely a Hippo. Upchers looks like a good shout, though Olive-tree and Eastern Olly need careful separation
Was it wagging or waving its tail?
Sorry for the late reply, I've been out trying to get another picture but to no avail. The tail was being flicked up and down and the bird was definitely smaller than some sparrows that were in the same bush for a time.
Hope this helps.