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31st July 2020: Canons Farm, Paul Goodman

Common Buzzard1
Chiffchaff2
Blackcap2+ family party Lunch Wood
Common Whitethroat3
House Sparrow40+
Linnet15
Yellowhammer2
Essex Skipper1
Small Skipper2
Green-veined White2+
Small WhiteCommon
Large White3+
Comma1
Red Admiral1
Peacock3
Silver-washed Fritillary1 (Lunch Wood)
Meadow BrownCommon
GatekeeperCommon
Small Heath3
Common Blue3
Holly Blue1
Brown Argus2 (Pipit Meadow)

*Multiple patch rarities 29th July 2020: Canons Farm

Willow Warbler1
Stonechat1 female
HEN HARRIERjuvenile male still 9.27am only; no sign late afternoon-early evening
HONEY-BUZZARDone midway through primary moult flew over mid-afternoon [Shaun Ferguson via Twitter]
PIED FLYCATCHERone by west gate at top of Stoney Nob/SE corner of Infront George East early evening

28th July 2020: Canons Farm, via Paul Goodman

Sparrowhawk1
Hobby1
Common Swift40
Swallow50

28th July 2020: Banstead Woods, Ian Pratley

Common Blue

male Common Blue

Helophilus pendulus

female Ichneumon sarcitorius
.
Common Buzzard3+
Stock Dovep
Woodpigeonp
Rose-ringed ParakeetStrangely absent
Green Woodpeckerp
Magpiep
Jackdawp
Carrion Crowp
Goldcrestp
Blue Titp
Skylarkp (Perrotts)
Chiffchaffp
Common Whitethroatp
Nuthatchp
Wrenp
Blackbirdp
Song Thrushp
Robinp
Goldfinchp
Linnetp (Perrotts)
Yellowhammerp (Perrotts)
Marbled Whitep
Small Whitep
Red Admiralp (Lunch Wood)
Peacockp
Meadow Brownp
Gatekeeperp
Common Bluep
Chalkhill Bluep

28th July 2020: Canons Farm, Anne-Marie Griffin

Common Buzzard1
Common Gull1
Woodpigeon30+
Common Swift3
Green Woodpecker1
Carrion Crow5
Swallow5
House Martin3
Chiffchaff1
House Sparrow6
Yellowhammer1
Small Skipper8
Marbled White2
Green-veined White6
Large White3
Comma3
Red Admiral4
Speckled Wood1
Meadow Brown3
Gatekeeper8
Common Blue1

*Patch rarity update 28th July 2020: Canons Farm

The juvenile male Hen Harrier still at 8am and again on and off, ranging widely around the fields by Reads Rest Lane from 3.20pm to at least 6.50pm. Video by Shaun Ferguson here.

photo by Phil Wallace

*Patch rarity update 27th July 2020: Canons Farm, Simon Hammond, Paul Goodman and Ian Magness

juvenile male Hen Harrier (Ian Magness)
juvenile male Hen Harrier (Ian Magness)
juvenile male Hen Harrier (Ian Magness)

Roe Deer (Ian Magness)

Common Buzzard1
Common Swift30+ heading south
Swallow2
Chiffchaff1
Linnet12
Hen Harrierjuvenile male again over Infront George and Stoney Nob 6.45pm-8.20pm

26th July 2020: Canons Farm, Ian Ward

Gatekeeper

male Yellowhammer

Peacock

26th July 2020: Banstead Woods, CFBW Butterfly Tour led by Paul Goodman, Ian Magness and Linda Mount

Chalkhill Blue and Carder Bee (Ian Magness) 
Six-spot Burnet (Ian Magness)



Small Skipperpresent
Brimstonepresent
Marbled White1
Small Whitepresent
Comma1
Peacock1
Meadow Brownpresent
Gatekeeperpresent
Ringlet1
Common Bluepresent
Chalkhill Bluepresent
Brown Arguspresent
White-letter Hairstreak1

*Patch rarity update 26th July 2020: Canons Farm, Chris Bean

Juvenile male Hen Harrier seen this evening at 19:15 and again at 20:15 in Infront George West and Infront George East - last seen heading into Stoney Nob.