At last some new migrants for the park.
Cackling Canada Goose: one flew in from the east at 6.45am.
Common Buzzard: 2 singles; 1 north at 11.25am and another SW at 11.45am.
Hobby: one was reported flying over St Johns Lodge at 8.10am.
Swift: a small number were over the park throughout the day.
Swallow: 6 flew north in one’s and two’s.
House Martin: one over the lake.
Stock Dove: a record 42 birds were feeding in my garden this afternoon.
Half the record breaking flock
Red Crested Pochard crash lands (above) and a Coot seems in a bit of a hurry (below)
This youngster is getting tangled up while exploring his surroundings, he/she still needs to work on her balancing.
One half of a pair of Blackcaps in my garden