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Forum: West Midlands Friday 31st May 2019, 07:23
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
10 Swifts over the lake yesterday evening. Lots...

10 Swifts over the lake yesterday evening. Lots of wildfowl youngsters about including 2 Greylag. Buzzard was soaring high in the thermals. Generally quieter.
Forum: West Midlands Wednesday 8th May 2019, 20:44
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
A quick walk round the lake this evening in the...

A quick walk round the lake this evening in the showers;

A flock of 20+ Swallows flying around and feeding over the lake with 4 Swifts and 1 House Martin (a patch tick).

2 Tufted Ducks.
2 Great...
Forum: Cambridgeshire Sunday 5th May 2019, 10:30
Replies: 12
Views: 956
Posted By Phil Owen
It's got good credentials for acceptance surely?...

It's got good credentials for acceptance surely? Be interesting to hear others opinions.
Forum: West Midlands Monday 22nd April 2019, 16:41
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Late morning; 1 Common Whitethroat (A patch...

Late morning;

1 Common Whitethroat (A patch tick)
2 Ravens still
1 Little Egret on the River Cole
Lots of Blackcaps and Chiffchaffs

On the Butterfly front, Holly Blue, Orange Tip, Large White,...
Forum: West Midlands Wednesday 17th April 2019, 18:53
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Common Whitethroat reported in The Dingles this...

Common Whitethroat reported in The Dingles this evening.
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 14th April 2019, 18:26
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Female Goosander still present. 1 Willow Warbler...

Female Goosander still present.
1 Willow Warbler and 1 Raven and 10+ Swallows but otherwise fairly quiet in a cold breeze.

A very interesting report from a reliable birder that an Arctic Tern was...
Forum: West Midlands Wednesday 10th April 2019, 19:18
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
9 Swallows this evening (5 through and 4 feeding...

9 Swallows this evening (5 through and 4 feeding over lake before continuing North)
1 Willow Warbler
Blackcaps and Chiffchaffs
2 Little Egrets
8 Goosanders (5 later flew off towards Bamptons Pool)
Forum: West Midlands Monday 8th April 2019, 21:57
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
7 female Goosanders remained on the lake this...

7 female Goosanders remained on the lake this evening. Over at Bamptons pool 9 Little Egrets were in the roost (at least) on a drive by.
Forum: West Midlands Saturday 6th April 2019, 08:07
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
13 female Goosanders this morning including 11...

13 female Goosanders this morning including 11 roosting on the centre island. Grey Wagtail also.
Forum: West Midlands Wednesday 3rd April 2019, 20:21
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Quick lap of the lake this evening at 6.30pm. No...

Quick lap of the lake this evening at 6.30pm.

No migrants apart from a single Chiffchaff.

3 female Goosanders and a Great-crested Grebe back on the lake.
Forum: West Midlands Monday 1st April 2019, 20:18
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Evening visit 6.30pm until 8pm; 1 Kingfisher...

Evening visit 6.30pm until 8pm;

1 Kingfisher (showed well on Scribers Lane Brook)
2 Ravens (Horse Paddocks)
2 Little Egrets
1 Grey Heron
1 Blackcap
2 Chiffchaffs
1 Stock Dove
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 31st March 2019, 16:29
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
1pm this afternoon for an hour; 1 Blackcap 2...

1pm this afternoon for an hour;

1 Blackcap
2 Chiffchaffs
1 Grey Heron
3 Little Egrets
2 Goldcrests
2 Ravens
1 Treecreeper
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 31st March 2019, 08:59
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Quick visit yesterday afternoon; 5 Goosanders ...

Quick visit yesterday afternoon;

5 Goosanders (all females)
3 Ravens (a pair then another came across to mob them)
2 Tufted Ducks
2 Herring Gulls
1 Cormorant
1 Little Egret
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 24th March 2019, 18:20
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Stroll round this afternoon in the sunshine: 2...

Stroll round this afternoon in the sunshine:

2 Chiffchaffs
5 Herring Gulls
12 Lesser Black-backed Gulls
1 Coal Tit
1 Stock Dove
1 Nuthatch
1 Great-spotted Woodpecker
1 Song Thrush
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 17th February 2019, 19:16
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Afternoon visit: 5 Goosander (2 males, 3...

Afternoon visit:

5 Goosander (2 males, 3 females)
2 Pochards (males)
5 Tufted Ducks (3 males, 2 females)
3 Stock Doves
6 Siskins (4 over calling, then a further pair)
1 Grey Wagtail (The Dingles)
1...
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 3rd February 2019, 20:48
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Afternoon visit; Treecreeper Great-spotted...

Afternoon visit;

Treecreeper
Great-spotted Woodpecker drumming
Herring Gull
Kingfisher (two seperate sightings, first in the brook towards Scribers Lane, the second in the park by the outflow,...
Forum: West Midlands Saturday 19th January 2019, 20:15
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Male and Female Goosander this afternoon at...

Male and Female Goosander this afternoon at Trittiford during a quick lap of the lake.

1 m Pochard and 5 Tufted Ducks present too.
Forum: West Midlands Sunday 6th January 2019, 17:41
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Female Goosander this afternoon at Trittiford....

Female Goosander this afternoon at Trittiford. Unfortunately I was stuck for time and didn't get chance to take a proper look at the big number of gulls present. Mostly Black-headed and Lesser...
Forum: Worcestershire Sunday 11th November 2018, 06:21
Replies: 650
Views: 158,074
Posted By Phil Owen
Driving down the A435 in Wythall towards Becketts...

Driving down the A435 in Wythall towards Becketts farm at 4.10pm yesterday afternoon and to my amazement a Swift sp flew across low over the car from left to right heading towards Kings...
Forum: West Midlands Tuesday 8th May 2018, 21:21
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
4 Swifts this evening high over Trittiford.

4 Swifts this evening high over Trittiford.
Forum: Worcestershire Sunday 6th May 2018, 21:18
Replies: 39,654
Views: 8,635,103
Posted By Phil Owen
Trittiford was 43, we need every point being the...

Trittiford was 43, we need every point being the strongest team holding everyone else up! ;)
Forum: Worcestershire Friday 4th May 2018, 06:58
Replies: 39,654
Views: 8,635,103
Posted By Phil Owen
And Trittiford and Cole Valley. ;)

And Trittiford and Cole Valley. ;)
Forum: West Midlands Wednesday 2nd May 2018, 17:27
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By Phil Owen
Red Kite over M42 J2 heading towards Wythall at...

Red Kite over M42 J2 heading towards Wythall at 10.55am Sat 28th April. I believe one was reported over Northfield at 11.20am so probably the same individual.
Forum: West Midlands Thursday 26th April 2018, 21:21
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Morning and late evening visits: 3 Grey Herons...

Morning and late evening visits:

3 Grey Herons
2 Swallows
2 Goldcrests
2 Mistle Thrushes
1 Stock Dove
1 Raven
1 Green Woodpecker
1 Sparrowhawk
Forum: West Midlands Tuesday 24th April 2018, 21:46
Replies: 394
Views: 54,985
Posted By Phil Owen
Quick lap round the lake in heavy rain at 6pm: 6...

Quick lap round the lake in heavy rain at 6pm:

6 Swallows
4 Tufted Ducks (an additional pair)
2 Great-crested Grebes
2 Mistle Thrushes
1 Grey Wagtail (male)
1 Stock Dove
+ usuals
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