April 2019

23rd:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Whinchats (male and female) near Canons Farmhouse, 6 Fieldfares in Broadfield - SG/SS

22nd:
  • Banstead Woods: Lesser Whitethroat singing in Harholt Plantation briefly in morning - IPW

21st:
  • Banstead Woods: Willow Warbler singing in Harholt Plantation - GH

20th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Pheasants, 2 Buzzards, Long-tailed Tit, 7 Blackcaps, 4 Whitethroats, 19 Brimstones, 4 Green-veined Whites, Small White, 3 Large Whites, Orange-tip, 8 Small Tortoiseshells, 6 Peacocks, Speckled Wood, 6 Holly Blues - IPW

19th:
  • Canons Farm: Whitethroat, 4 Brimstones, 2 Small Tortoiseshells - PGo/IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Sparrowhawk, 3 Buzzards, Kestrel, 18 Herring Gulls flew north, 12 Stock Doves, 14 Rose-ringed Parakeets, 6 Green Woodpeckers, 4 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 8 Jays, 4 Goldcrests, 14 Coal Tits, 2 Swallows north, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 18 Chiffchaffs, Willow Warbler, 30 Blackcaps, 18 Nuthatches, 6 Treecreepers, 4 Mistle Thrushes, 3 Chaffinches, Greenfinch, 4 Goldfinches, 40 Brimstones, 2 Small Whites, 6 Orange-tips, 9 Peacocks, 2 Holly Blues - IPW. 5 Song Thrushes, 2 Bullfinches, 4 Commas, 3 Green Hairstreaks - PGo/IGM
female Holly Blue at Perrotts Farmhouse - IGM
Green Hairstreak at Fames Rough - IGM

18th:
  • Canons Farm: Wheatear in Broadfield, Whitethroat - IJ

17th:
  • Canons Farm: Cuckoo singing at Slangs, Swallow, Whitethroat, 6 Blackcaps - GB

16th:
  • Canons Farm: Whitethroat - SG

12th:
  • Canons Farm: 30 Fieldfares and 6 Yellowhammers in Broadfield - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Red Kite over Hither Field - GH

10th:
  • Canons Farm: Blackcap, 2 Small Tortoiseshells - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: 2 Mallards (pair) on Piddly Pond, 8 Buzzards, 2 Kestrels (pair) at The Knoll, Stock Dove, 2 Rose-ringed Parakeets, 3 Green Woodpeckers, Jay, 40 Jackdaws, 2 Goldcrests, 16 Great Tits, 6 Chiffchaffs, 2 Blackcaps, 14 Nuthatches, Song Thrush, 19 Robins - IP


7th:

  • Banstead Woods: Grey Heron flew SE at 12.15pm, Buzzard, 2 Black-headed Gulls, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gulls flew north, 14 Herring Gulls flew north, 6 Stock Doves, Collared Dove in Kingswood Residential, 7 Green Woodpeckers, 8 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 3 Jays, 7 Goldcrests, 11 Coal Tits, 11 Chiffchaffs, 18 Blackcaps, 15 Nuthatches, Treecreeper, 2 Mistle Thrushes, Bullfinch - IPW



6th:

  • Canons Farm: Pheasant, 2 Buzzards, Kestrel, 19 Stock Doves in Broadfield, 3 Green Woodpeckers, 8 Skylarks singing, 4 Chiffchaffs, 3 Blackcaps, 6 Nuthatches, 48 Fieldfares and 4 Redwings in Buzzard Field, 5 Song Thrushes, House Sparrow in unusual location of Perrotts Farmhouse, 2 Linnets, 5 Yellowhammers - PGo


5th:

  • Canons Farm: 2 Buzzards, Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcaps, c30 Fieldfares in Broadfield, Mistle Thrush in Pages Acre - PGo


3rd:
  • Canons Farm: 2 House Martins, 30 Meadow Pipits - SG. Cormorant, Buzzard, Kestrel, Little Owl at Slangs, Tawny Owl at Death Pit, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 100+ Carrion Crows in Broadfield, 4 Skylarks, Chiffchaff in Lunch Wood, Blackcap at Canons Farmhouse, Nuthatch in Lunch Wood, 4 Meadow Pipits, 2 Greenfinches, 4 Linnets, 5 Yellowhammers - GB


1st:
  • Canons Farm: female Wheatear, 3 Meadow Pipits 37 Fieldfares, 5 Redwings and 5 Yellowhammers all around Broadfield; Siskin flew over, 2 Little Owls on east side of Horse Pasture, Pheasant, Buzzard, 15 Stock Doves, Great Spotted Woodpecker drumming, 3 Green Woodpeckers, Jay, 6 Skylarks, Chiffchaff, 11 Starlings, 7 Song Thrushes, Pied Wagtail, 3 Chaffinches, Greenfinch - DKC

March 2019

31st:
  • Banstead Woods: Greylag Goose and Cormorant flew over Holly Lane Meadow just after 10am, Grey Heron flew north, Pheasant, 12 Chiffchaffs, 3 Blackcaps, 11 Nuthatches, Treecreeper, Mistle Thrush singing in The Knoll, Sparrowhawk, 5 Buzzards, 52 Herring Gulls flew north, Greenfinch, 9 Goldfinches, 2 Bullfinches, 12 Stock Doves, 4 Green Woodpeckers, 3 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 3 Jays, 7 Coal Tits - IPW

30th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Skylarks - IP
  • Banstead Woods: Cormorant, 12 Chiffchaffs, Blackcap, Pheasant, 4 Buzzards, 6 Nuthatches, 3 Stock Doves, 6 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 27 Magpies, Jay, 30 Jackdaws, Goldcrest, Long-tailed Tit, 26 Great Tits, 6 Blue Tits, 18 Wrens, 10 Blackbirds, Song Thrush, 20 Robins, 4 Dunnocks - IP

29th:
  • Canons Farm: Pheasant, 2 Kestrels, 3 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 2 Goldcrests, 6 Skylarks, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 2 Chiffchaffs, Blackcap, 2 Nuthatches, 2 Fieldfares, Song Thrush, Pied Wagtail, 7 Chaffinches, 2 Linnets, 4 Yellowhammers, 12 Brimstones, 3 Small Tortoiseshells, Peacock - PGo
  • Banstead Woods: 3 Buzzards, Kestrel, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 3 Coal Tits, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 4 Chiffchaffs, 10 Nuthatches, 2 Treecreepers, 3 Goldfinches, 15 Brimstones, Comma, Small Tortoiseshell, 3 Peacocks - PGo

26th:
  • Canons Farm: 6 Chiffchaffs, 6 Buzzards - GB

24th:
  • Canons Farm: male Wheatear by Poultry Field at 4pm, 2 Brimstones, 2 Small Tortoiseshells - IPW. 2 Red Kites reported - via IPW

21st:
  • Canons Farm: 3 Wheatears near Reads Rest Cottages - SG

20th:
  • Canons Farm: male Wheatear - IGM
male Wheatear - IGM


16th:
  • Canons Farm: Kestrel, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 10 Skylarks, 60 Starlings, 2 Pied Wagtails flew north, 30 Chaffinches in Doric Field, 100 Linnets in Doric Field, 2 Yellowhammers - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: 9 Goldfinches flew over Harholt Plantation - IPW

15th:
  • Banstead Woods: Buzzard, 3 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 3 Coal Tits, 2 Chiffchaffs - PGo

14th:
  • Canons Farm: Mute Swan flew over in morning, 2 Kestrels (pair), 3 Skylarks, 2 Long-tailed Tits, Nuthatch, Fieldfare, 7 Redwings - PGo

10th:
  • Canons Farm: Sparrowhawk, Buzzard, 10 Rooks, 9 Fieldfares, 3 Redwings - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: 2 Buzzards, Kestrel, 3 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 9 Nuthatches, 6 Redwings, Meadow Pipit, Greenfinch - IPW

8th:
  • Canons Farm: Stonechat - anon
  • Banstead Woods: Chiffchaff - anon

7th:
  • Canons Farm: 30 Fieldfares - IGM

3rd:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Green Woodpeckers, 7 Rooks, 11 Fieldfares, 7 Redwings, Pied Wagtail, 12 Meadow Pipits, 10 Chaffinches, 3 Yellowhammers - IPW

2nd:
  • Canons Farm: 4 Kestrels (2 courting pairs), Sparrowhawk - IGM

1st:
  • Canons Farm: Short-eared Owl over Tart's Field in afternoon - PT. 3 Sand Martins, Buzzard, 90 Black-headed Gulls, 15 Common Gulls, 4 Herring Gulls, 150 Woodpigeons, 50 Jackdaws, 150 Carrion Crows, Nuthatch, 30 Fieldfares, 30 Redwings, Mistle Thrush, 2 Linnets - PGo

February 2019

28th:
  • Canons Farm: Woodcock - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Red Kite over Hither Field - GH

27th:
  • Canons Farm: Buzzard, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, Coal Tit, Nuthatch, Mistle Thrush, 29 Meadow Pipits, Comma, Small Tortoiseshell - IPW

25th:
  • Canons Farm: Siskin flew over, 6 Buzzards, 22 Herring Gulls, 3 Stock Doves, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 2 Green Woodpeckers, Kestrel, Jay, 7 Skylarks, Goldcrest, Nuthatch, 2 Treecreepers, Song Thrush, 6 Meadow Pipits, Chaffinch, 2 Yellowhammers, Small Tortoiseshells and Brimstones - DKC/GB. Canada Goose in Doric Field then flew NE, Grey Heron flew west, 42 Black-headed Gulls, 2 Little Owls, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 18 Skylarks, 70 Starlings, Pied Wagtail, 12 Meadow Pipits, 13 Chaffinches, Greenfinch, 4 Goldfinches, 4 Yellowhammers, Brimstone, Comma, Red Admiral, 2 Small Tortoiseshells (nearby Lesser Spotted Woodpecker drumming at the west side of Chiphouse Wood) - IPW Tawny Owl, 25 Fieldfares - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: 3 Buzzards, Kestrel, 11 Brimstones, Comma, Red Admiral - IPW


24th:
  • Banstead Woods: 2 Siskins, 4 Lesser Redpolls, Brimstone, Red Admiral - PGo

23rd:
  • Canons Farm: 3 Skylarks, 2 Long-tailed Tits, Mistle Thrush, c20 Meadow Pipits, 6 Goldfinches, 10 Linnets, 4 Yellowhammers, 3 Brimstones - PGo. 30 Linnets, 3 Rooks, 10 Brimstones - IPW
 
Dunnock - IGM

22nd:
  • Canons Farm: 10 Buzzards reported - via IGM

21st:
  • Banstead Woods: 5 Herring Gulls, Goldcrest, Nuthatch, Greenfinch - DJ. 7 Rooks - IGM

19th:
  • Canons Farm: Raven flew over Slangs - IGM


18th:
  • Banstead Woods: Grey Wagtail on Holly Lane pond - GH

17th:
  •  Canons Farm: 3 Buzzards, Little Owl, 8 Rooks, 2 Goldcrests, 5 Skylarks, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 8 Redwings, Meadow Pipit, 5 Yellowhammers - IPW. 2 Barn Owls, 10 Fieldfares, 8 Skylarks, 8 Yellowhammer, male Kestrel - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Pheasant, 3 singing Coal Tits, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 5 Nuthatches, 2 Siskins in larches, 2 Bullfinches in Harholt Plantation - PGo. Redpoll sp flew over Piddly Pond - IPW

16th:
  • Canons Farm: Canada Goose flew north, 9 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, Green Woodpecker, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 70 Redwings in Broadfield, 2 female Stonechats (Owl Meadow and near Perrotts Farmhouse), 15 Yellowhammers near Reads Rest Cottages - PGo

13th:
  • Canons Farm: Peregrine, 2 Barn Owls, 3 Little Owls, male Stonechat, 8 Rooks, 8 Yellowhammers - SG. 30 Fieldfares at Reads Bottom, 10 Rooks in Broadfield - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: 2 Bullfinches on SW edge - IGM

Barn Owl - IGM

12th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Barn Owls - SG


11th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl, Little Owl, 22 Meadow Pipits, 120 Fieldfares, 3 Rooks, 20 Yellowhammers - SG

9th:
  • Canons Farm: Grey Heron, Buzzard, Kestrel, Barn Owl, 15 Skylarks, 40 Starlings, 70 Fieldfares, 50 Redwings, 3 Meadow Pipits, 8 Linnets, 30 Yellowhammers - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: melanistic Redwing, Pheasant - IPW

7th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Grey Herons flew over Stoney Nob, 20 Linnets in Horse Pasture, male Kestrel - IGM

6th:
  • Canons Farm (all dusk): Barn Owl at Owl Meadow, Little Owl, 3 Tawny Owls (all 'singing' males: Pages Acre, Ruffett Wood and Lambert's Shaw), 2 Fieldfares, 4 Song Thrushes singing, 8 Redwings - PGo

3rd:
  • Banstead Woods: Grey Wagtail flew from new pond near Holly Lane, Buzzard, Kestrel, 4 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, Goldcrest, Long-tailed Tits, 8 Nuthatches, 6 Redwings - PGo. 2 Red Kites over Stagbury Field at 2.30pm, singing Mistle Thrush at Hither Field, Lesser Black-backed Gull flew SE, 13 Common Gulls flew NW, Kestrel, Buzzard, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 2 Bullfinches, 3 Long-tailed Tits - IPW

January 2019

30th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl hunting near Perrotts Farmhouse at 4.15pm, Little Owl, 25 Meadow Pipits, 70 Fieldfares, 42 Yellowhammers roosted - SG

29th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl - SG

27th:
  • Canons Farm: adult Peregrine hunting, 2 Rooks, Common Gull, 7 Black-headed Gulls, Herring Gull, 2 Jays, 20 Fieldfares, 35 Redwings, 40 Linnets - AD. Barn Owl, Kestrel, Nuthatch, 2 Fieldfares, 2 Redwings, 20 Linnets - PGo
  • Banstead Woods: 2 Great Black-backed Gulls flew north (at 2.47pm and 3.10pm), Grey Heron flew south, female Stonechat in Hither Field, 2 Buzzards - IPW


25th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Lesser Redpolls at Round Meadow, 25 Linnets, 15 Goldfinches, 60 Redwings, 50 Starlings, 2 Nuthatches, 2 Skylarks, 2 Common Gulls - PGo

24th:
  • Canons Farm: Red Kite, Barn Owl, 27 Yellowhammers - SG


20th:
  • Banstead Woods: 40 Common Gulls flew north past east side, Grey Heron flew south past east side at 3.52pm - IPW

19th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl, 50 Fieldfares, female Bullfinch along Slangs - IGM. 5 Black-headed Gulls, 2 Common Gulls, 2 Herring Gulls, 2 Rose-ringed Parakeets, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Rooks, 9 Fieldfares, Song Thrush, 3 Redwings, 7 Chaffinches, 5 Goldfinches, 40 Linnets - AD
  • Banstead Woods: Mallard, Buzzard, Green Woodpecker, 2 Goldcrests, Coal Tit, 4 Nuthatches, Fieldfare, Redwing, 30 Lesser Redpolls in birch on edge of Harholt Plantation - PGo

18th:
  • Banstead Woods: 22 Common Gulls flew over, 6 Mistle Thrushes in Hither Field, Buzzard, Lesser Redpoll flew over Harholt Plantation - IPW


16th:
  • Canons Farm: Snipe flushed from Doric Field at 2.15pm, female Sparrowhawk, Lesser Black-backed Gull flew west, Barn Owl, singing Coal Tit at Copt Hill Lane, 60 Redwings at Broadfield East - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: 18 Lesser Redpolls in Harholt Plantation - IPW

15th:
  • Canons Farm: 70 Fieldfares, 30 Redwings, Sparrowhawk - IGM

13th:
  • Canons Farm: Red Kite - IGM

Red Kite - IGM

12th:
  • Canons Farm: 28 Meadow Pipits, Barn Owl, 34 Fieldfares, 110 Redwings, 2 Rooks, 23 Yellowhammers - SG

11th
  • Canons Farm: Chiffchaff heard between Canons Farm and Reads Rest Cottages, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel, 5 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 20 Skylarks, Nuthatch, 2 Song Thrushes, 120 Redwings, 2 Mistle Thrushes, 25 Goldfinches, 80 Linnets - PGo. 2 Little Owls, Tawny Owl, 2 Green Woodpeckers, Goldcrest, 15 Blue Tits, 100 Starlings, 54 Fieldfares, 38 Meadow Pipits in Owl Meadow, 20 Yellowhammers in Broadfield East - IPW

9th:
  • Banstead Woods: Buzzard, Tawny Owl hooting near Piddly Pond 16:10 - IPW

6th:
  •  Canons Farm: Woodcock - RR. Red Kite, 2 Common Gulls - IGM. Buzzard, 9 Black-headed Gulls, Barn Owl, Green Woodpecker, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, Goldcrest, 10 Fieldfares, Song Thrush, 40 Redwings, Mistle Thrush, 20 House Sparrows, 3 Meadow Pipits, 10 Chaffinches, 20 Goldfinches, 80 Linnets, 16 Yellowhammers - PGo

5th:
  • Canons Farm: Chiffchaff showing features of 'Siberian Chiffchaff' (form tristis/fulvescens) by Reads Rest Lane between Canons Farm and Reads Rest Cottages; also Buzzard, Kestrel, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Skylarks, 70 Starlings, 40 Fieldfares, 3 Song Thrushes, 15 Redwings, 23 Meadow Pipits, 50 Linnets - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: drake Mallard on Piddly Pond, 16 Redwings, 6 Goldfinches, 11 Siskins behind Piddly Pond, 2 Lesser Redpolls (1 flew over Harholt Plantation, 1 behind Piddly Pond) - IPW 
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Chiffchaff showing features of 'Siberian Chiffchaff' (form tristis/fulvescens) - if anyone can get further images and ideally any sound recordings of this bird, we would be very interested in seeing such material

4th:
  • Banstead Woods: drake Mallard on Piddly Pond, 6 Stock Doves, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 7 Jays, 4 Goldcrests, 25 Blue Tits, 15 Great Tits, 4 Coal Tits, 11 Treecreepers, 2 Redwings, Bullfinch - PGo

1st:
  • Canons Farm: Kestrel, 5 Black-headed Gulls, 7 Herring Gulls, Stock Dove, 100 Carrion Crows, 10 Skylarks, 10 Long-tailed Tits, 2 Nuthatches, Song Thrush, 20 Redwings, 2 Mistle Thrushes, 2 Goldfinches, 80 Linnets - PGo
  • Banstead Woods: Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzards, 2 Kestrels, Woodcock, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 6 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 10 Nuthatches, 2 Treecreepers, 30 Redwings, Greenfinch, Lesser Redpoll, 2 Bullfinches - IPW

December 2018

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31st:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl still, Buzzard - IGM
Buzzard - IGM
 
30th:
  • Canons Farm: Great Spotted Woodpecker, 11 Skylarks, 55 Fieldfares, 40 Redwings, 9 Meadow Pipits, 9 Chaffinches, 3 Yellowhammers - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: drake Mallard on Piddly Pond - IPW

29th:
  • Canons Farm: 24 Mistle Thrushes, Buzzard, 4 Goldcrests, 4 Coal Tits, 10 Long-tailed Tits - PGo

28th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl - RR

24th:
  • Canons Farm: 50 Fieldfares, 50 Redwings, Barn Owl, 6 Meadow Pipits - IGM

23rd:
  • Canons Farm: Grey Heron flew south, Buzzard, 100 Black-headed Gulls, 3 Common Gulls, Barn Owl, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 16 Skylarks, 43 Fieldfares, 6 Redwings, 23 Meadow Pipits, 6 Goldfinches, 30 Linnets, 2 Bullfinches, 21 Yellowhammers - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: drake Mallard on Piddly Pond, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 8 Goldcrests, 10 Long-tailed Tits, 2 Nuthatches, 2 Treecreepers, 20 Redwings, Bullfinch - IPW

22nd:
  • Canons Farm: Buzzard, Black-headed Gull, 4 Herring Gulls, 2 Rose-ringed Parakeets, Little Owl, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Jays, Skylark, 5 Long-tailed Tits, 100 Starlings, 50 Fieldfares, 5 Redwings, 2 Meadow Pipits, 15 Goldfinches, 18 Yellowhammers - AD    
  • Banstead Woods: Buzzard, 12 Rose-ringed Parakeet, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Jays, 30 Jackdaws, 2 Goldcrests, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 6 Nuthatches, 3 Redwings - IP

20th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl, 6 Meadow Pipits, 10 Redwings, 25 Fieldfares, Black-headed Gull, 10 Herring Gulls - IGM

17th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl - IPW

15th:
  • Canons Farm: Snipe flushed from Doric Field at 09:42, Buzzard, Kestrel, 33 Black-headed Gulls, 2 Common Gulls, 5 Skylarks, Treecreeper, 9 Fieldfares, 9 Redwings, 6 Meadow Pipits, 3 Goldfinches, 30 Linnets, 12 Yellowhammers - IPW

14th:
  • Canons Farm: Buzzard, 5 Black-headed Gulls, Tawny Owl in Ruffett Wood, Skylark, 3 Long-tailed Tits, Treecreeper, 20 Fieldfares, 5 Redwings
  • Banstead Woods: 4 Goldcrests, 3 Coal Tits, 5 Nuthatches, 2 Fieldfares, Redwing, 5 Goldfinches - PGo

13th:
  • Canons Farm: Red Kite, Kestrel, Fieldfare, 2 Mistle Thrushes, 33 Linnets - PGo

8th:
  • Canons Farm: 5 Mallards flew over, Black-headed Gull, Common Gull, Barn Owl, Peregrine, Kestrel, Jay, Goldcrest, Coal Tit, 11 Skylarks, Nuthatch, 4 Long-tailed Tits, 50 Fieldfares, 90 Redwings, Meadow Pipit, Greenfinch, Bullfinch, 3 Yellowhammers - DKC/IPW/IGM/PGo et al
  • Banstead Woods: Mallard, Buzzard, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Stock Doves, 2 Green Woodpeckers, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Jay, 5 Goldcrests, 2 Coal Tits, 3 Nuthatches, 2 Treecreepers, 2 Song Thrushes, Bullfinch, 2 Goldfinches, 7 Siskins near Piddly Pond, Lesser Redpoll - DKC/IPW/IGM/PGo et al
 
Siskins near Piddly Pond - DKC


2nd:
  • Canons Farm: c35 Lesser Redpolls in Round Meadow, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 50 Herring Gulls, Skylark, Goldcrest, 3 Fieldfares, 80 Redwings, 7 Yellowhammers, 3 Long-tailed Tits - PGo

November 2018

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30th
  • Canons Farm: Snipe flushed from Doric Field at 10:29, Barn Owl, Little Owl, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 16 Yellowhammers, 14 Meadow Pipits, 127 Redwings west, 11 Fieldfares west, Lesser Black-backed Gull west, 2 Buzzards, Kestrel, 10 Skylarks, 37 Chaffinches, 2 Greenfinches, 7 Goldfinches - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: male Sparrowhawk over Hither Field, male Brimstone in Harholt Plantation - IPW
 
27th
  • Canons Farm: 3 female/juvenile drake RED-BREASTED MERGANSERS flew SW at 11:30, Barn Owl, 6 Meadow Pipits, 2 Mistle Thrushes, 3 Little Owls, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Common Gull, 11 Yellowhammers, 21 Fieldfares, 9 Redwings, 2 Skylarks, 20 Blackbirds, Kestrel, 2 Jays, 2 Rose-ringed Parakeets - GB

24th
  • Canons Farm: 19 Yellowhammers Broadfield West/Horse Pasture, 3 Meadow Pipits, 3 Bullfinches Horse Pasture, Mistle Thrush, 15 Skylarks NE, 2 Goldcrests, Kestrel, Pheasant, 7 Goldfinches, 10 Chaffinches - IPW
  • Banstead Woods: Woodcock Harholt Plantation, 2 Mallards Piddly Pond, Cormorant NE, 25 Fieldfares, 40 Redwings, 13 Goldfinches, 4 Bullfinches - IPW

23rd
  • Canons Farm: Woodcock and 3 Little Owls at dusk; also 8 Fieldfares, 2 Song Thrushes singing, 4 Redwings, 16 Meadow Pipits, 30 Goldfinches, 9 Linnets, 4 Bullfinches at Canons Farmhouse, Yellowhammer - PGo

22nd:
  • Canons Farm: 31 Lesser Redpolls, Barn Owl, Little Owl, 7 Mallards, 7 Herring Gulls, 300 Woodpigeons, 3 Rose-ringed Parakeets, 4 Yellowhammers, 15 Jackdaws, 6 Skylarks, Nuthatch, Treecreeper, 25 Fieldfares, 15 Redwings, Greenfinch, 60 Linnets - GB
  • Banstead Woods: Bullfinch, Treecreeper, Nuthatch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Jays - GB

19th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl in green barn - GB

17th:
  • Canons Farm: Golden Plover flew SE - IPW. 2 Mallards in puddle, Red Kite low over Green Belt Field, 2 Goldcrests, 3 Nuthatches, 2 Pied Wagtails, Pheasant, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel, Tawny Owl, 2 Green Woodpeckers, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Skylarks, 2 Long-tailed Tits, 5 Fieldfares, 11 Redwings, 22 Meadow Pipits, 6 Greenfinches, 7 Goldfinches, Yellowhammer - IPW/PGo
Buzzard - IPW

16th:
  • Canons Farm: 10 Mistle Thrushes, 70 Fieldfares, 50 Redwings, 4 Meadow Pipits, 2 Goldcrests, 3 Greenfinches, Common Gull, 10 Long-tailed Tits, 3 Yellowhammers, 6 Chaffinches, 10 Goldfinches, 22 Black-headed Gulls - IGM/PGo

14th:
  • Canons Farm: 10 Fieldfares, adult Common Gull, Meadow Pipit, 4 Skylarks, 4 Goldfinches, Green Woodpecker, 12 Herring Gulls, 6 Long-tailed Tits - IGM
adult Common Gull - IGM


12th:
  • Canons Farm: Barn Owl - GB

11th:
  • Banstead Woods: Raven briefly in trees at Fames Rough at 12:33 then flew off south, adult Great Black-backed Gull flew south over east side, 3 Siskins, 2 Mallards on Piddly Pond, 2 Buzzards, Kestrel, 18 Goldcrests, 14 Long-tailed Tits, 4 Nuthatches, 3 Treecreepers, 4 Fieldfares, 22 Redwings, Mistle Thrush - IPW
adult Great Black-backed Gull IPW


10th:
  • Canons Farm: 4 Goldcrests, 6 Skylarks, Long-tailed Tit, Fieldfare, 4 Redwings, Mistle Thrush, 18 Meadow Pipits - PGo

9th:
  • Canons Farm: 90 Fieldfares, 10 Redwings, Mistle Thrush - PGo

6th:
  • Canons Farm: Cormorant flew over - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Goldcrest, 6 Long-tailed Tits, 8 Nuthatches, 2 Fieldfares, 20 Redwings, Bullfinch - PGo

5th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Canada Geese, 2 Buzzards, 30 Black-headed Gulls in Chipstead Meadow, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 3 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, 3 Goldcrests, 20 Skylarks, 2 Long-tailed Tits, Nuthatch, 60 Fieldfares (mostly SW), 30 Redwings SW, 6 Meadow Pipits, 12 Chaffinches, 12 Goldfinches, 3 Yellowhammers, Goldcrest - PGo 

2nd:
  • Canons Farm: Black-headed Gull, Common Gull, 31 Herring Gulls, 3 Green Woodpeckers, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, Little Owl, 3 Jays, 3 Goldcrests, Coal Tit, 6 Skylarks, 30 Long-tailed Tits, Treecreeper in Lunch Wood, 10 Fieldfares, 16 Redwings, Pied Wagtail, 15 Meadow Pipits, Greenfinch, 40 Linnets, 9 Yellowhammers - GB/DKC. Male Stonechat, 30 Fieldfares - IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Siskin heard near Holly Lane Meadow, 2 Mallards on Piddly Pond, Buzzard, 2 Kestrels, 53 Redwings, 5 Fieldfares, 4 Green Woodpeckers - IPW

October 2018

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31st:
  • Canons Farm: Sparrowhawk, 6 Meadow Pipits, 8 Linnets, 4 Goldfinches - IGM
Goldfinches and Linnets - IGM

Meadow Pipits - IGM

28th:
  • Banstead Woods: Great Black-backed Gull flew over Fames Rough, 8 Siskins over pines, 27 Skylarks west, 310 Fieldfares west, 200 Redwings west, 16 Meadow Pipits west, 120 Chaffinches west, 2 Mallards on Piddly Pond, Buzzard, 6 Black-headed Gulls, 9 Common Gulls, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 12 Goldcrests, 6 Nuthatches, Treecreeper, 60 Starlings, 10 Goldfinches north
  • Canons Farm: 20 Mistle Thrushes, 2 Sparrowhawks, 22 Meadow Pipits - PGo. 300 Fieldfares roosted by Broadfield, Yellowhammer, Skylark, 20 Linnets - IGM. Pied Wagtail at Canons Residential - IPW
 
25th:
  • Canons Farm: 3 Fieldfares, 2 Bullfinches, 50 Redwings, 2 Rooks, 6 Goldfinches, 4 Yellowhammers, 4 Skylarks - IGM

21st:
  • Banstead Woods (vismig from Hither Field 07:40-10:15): Brambling, Yellowhammer, 1,100 Redwings, 90 Fieldfares, 23 Siskins, Mistle Thrush, 13 Meadow Pipits, 8 Skylarks, Grey Heron, 3 Pied Wagtails, 15 Mallards, 31 Chaffinches, 25 Black-headed Gulls, 111 Herring Gulls, 4 Blackbirds, 230 Woodpigeons, 30 Starlings, 60 Goldfinches, 4 Linnets, 3 Buzzards, Sparrowhawk; also Stonechat on fence and 5 Song Thrushes, 2 Goldcrests, 2 Nuthatches, Bullfinch, 2 Coal Tits, 10 Greenfinches, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers and Green Woodpecker present - DKC/DCu/ASp
  • Canons Farm: 3 Siskins over, 2 Chiffchaffs between Canons Farmhouse and Reads Rest Cottages, 24 Fieldfares, 60 Redwings, Pied Wagtail, 3 Meadow Pipits, 4 Stonechats, Sparrowhawk, 8 Buzzards, Black-headed Gull, 9 Herring Gulls, Kestrel, 3 Jays, 11 Skylarks, 38 Starlings, 24 Chaffinches, Linnet, 3 Goldfinches, 4 Yellowhammers, Clouded Yellow, Small White, Speckled Wood, Common Darter - DKC/RDW/PGo/IGM/DCu/ASp


20th:
  • Canons Farm: 96 Fieldfares, Red Kite, 4 Buzzards, 10 Yellowhammers - RDW

19th:
  • Canons Farm: Grey Heron, 2 Buzzards, Kestrel, Green Woodpecker, Goldcrest, 40+ Skylarks (including 20+ migrants heading south), Fieldfare, 5 Stonechats, Pied Wagtail on Perrotts Farmhouse roof, Meadow Pipit, 6 Goldfinches, 50 Linnets, 4 Yellowhammers, Comma - PGo/IGM; also Reed Bunting reported (please let us know if this was you)
  • Banstead Woods: Little Owl near Perrotts Farmhouse, Tawny Owl, 2 Green Woodpeckers, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Goldcrest, 3 Long-tailed Tits, 3 Nuthatches, 2 Treecreepers, Bullfinch - PGo
Stonechats at Canons Farm - IGM

Rose-ringed Parakeet at Canons Farm - IGM

16th:
  • Canons Farm: male Reed Bunting, 2 Bramblings on puddle by Reads Rest Cottages, 2 Swallows, 7 Yellowhammers, 300 Chaffinches flew NW, 20 Redwings, 13 Canada Geese. 4 Stonechats, Meadow Pipit - GB/IGM
  • Banstead Woods: Buzzard, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Goldcrest, Brimstone - DJ
 
14th:
  • Canons Farm: 8 Sand Martins, 3 Fieldfares, 11 Canada Geese, 150 Starlings, 35 Redwings, 2 Stonechats, 6 Linnets, Yellowhammer - PGo/RDW


12th:
  • Canons Farm: Stonechat, 40 Skylarks, 10 Canada Geese, Grey Heron - RDW

9th:
  • Canons Farm: 2 Stonechats, Clouded Yellow - SG

7th:
  • Canons Farm: 12 Canada Geese in Can Hatch Field, 5 Buzzards, 20 Skylarks, 4 Chiffchaffs, 2 Stonechats, Meadow Pipit, 12 Linnets, 2 Yellowhammer - PGo
  • Banstead Woods: Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Treecreeper, 2 Greenfinches, Clouded Yellow, Small Heath, 2 Common Blues, 2 Small Coppers - IPW

5th:
  • Canons Farm: 4 Canada Geese, 5 Stonechats, 90 Linnets, 7 Buzzards, 30 Skylarks - RDW
  • Banstead Woods: Sparrowhawk, 5 Buzzards, Goldcrest, 10 Nuthatches, 4+ Clouded Yellows, 3 Brimstones, Small White, Large White, Small Heath - PGo

3rd:
  • Canons Farm: 8 Stonechats, 30 Skylarks, 4 Yellowhammers - GB


2nd:
  • Canons Farm: 10 Stonechats (male Bog Field, female Ruffett Meadow, 4 males and 4 females Reads Bottom) - SG
  • Banstead Woods: Common Lizard - DJ

1st:
  • Canons Farm: 5 Stonechats, 6 Skylarks and Meadow Pipit all at Reads Bottom - IGM; 20 Skylarks, Chiffchaff - GB

female Stonechat at Reads Bottom