Patch List.

Some on the list are fly-overs, but most have settled or stayed for a few days.

Starting with the Corvids,
Crow, Jackdaw, Magpie, Rook, Raven, Jay.
Stock Dove, Woodpigeon, Collard Dove.
Mallard, Shelduck, Pintail, Shoveler, Wigeon, Teal, Tufted Duck, Mandarin, Gadwall, Goldeneye, Goosander.
Pink-footed Goose, Canada Goose, Greylag Goose.
Mute Swan, Whooper Swan.
Little Egret, Grey Heron, White Stork.
Little Grebe, Moorhen, Coot.
Oystercatcher, Little Ringed Plover, Ringed Plover, Lapwing, Knot, Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Redshank, Black-tailed Godwit, Snipe, Ruff, Woodcock, Greenshank, Curlew.
Black-headed Gull, Common Gull, Herring Gull, Lesser Blach-backed Gull, Great Black-backed Gull.
Grey Partridge, Red-legged Partridge, Pheasant.
Pied Wagtail, Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail, Grey Wagtail.
Song Thrush, Mistle Thrush, Redwing, Fieldfare, Blackbird.
Robin, Wren, Dunnock, House Sparrow, Tree Sparrow, Redstart.Meadow Pipit, Skylark, Wheatear.
Whitethroat, Lesser Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler, Blackcap, Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff, Garden Warbler. Whinchat.
Great Tit, Blue Tit, Long-tailed Tit, Goldcrest
Great Spotted Woodpecker, Green Woodpecker.
Chaffinch, Brambling, Goldfinch, Greenfinch, Redpoll, Bullfinch.
Reed Bunting, Yellowhammer, Linnet.
Buzzard, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel, Hobby, Peregrine. Merlin.Red Kite.Osprey.
Swift, Swallow, House Martin.
Short-eared Owl.


  1. a great list for a great inland site

  2. Thanks Craig, but I'm afraid things have gone rapidly down hill since I published the list.


A big thank you to everyone for looking in and leaving their comments, much appreciated, Gordon.