9th August 2022: Banstead Woods - Paul Goodman

 

Swallow 1
Bullfinch 3 + family group at Harholt

9th August 2022: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

male Kestrel

Wheatear

Whitethroat

Common Buzzard 2
Kestrel 2
Hobby 1
Common Swift 6
Coal Tit 1
Chiffchaff 5
Blackcap 4 four feeding on elderberries at Reeds Cottages
Garden Warbler 1 By collapsed barn
Common Whitethroat 2
Northern Wheatear 1 top of Horse Pasture
Bullfinch 1 Tawny Wood
Yellowhammer 2
Small White 3
Meadow Brown 10+
Gatekeeper 3+
Common Blue 1

6th August 2022: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

male Redstart

Red Kite 2
Sparrowhawk 1 juvenile heard calling in Banstead Woods
Common Buzzard 5
Hobby 1
Other bird 1 1 male Common Redstart in Harholt 12:45
Painted Lady 1
Southern Hawker 5
Migrant Hawker 1

31st July 2022: Canons Farm - Ian Ward

 

Red Kite 2 above Green Belt field
Common Buzzard 2
Kestrel 1
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 flew w over Tarts field 11:22
Stock Dove 4 singing
Common Swift 4 flew SW
Green Woodpecker 3
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1
Jay 4
Swallow 10; 9 low over Broadfield west, 1 flew w over George fields
Chiffchaff 3
Blackcap 1
Common Whitethroat 2
Pied Wagtail 1
Goldfinch 7
Yellowhammer 2
Raven 2 cronking over Canons Farmhouse 10:28

30th July 2022: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Red Kite

hawker sp

Chalkhill Blue

Red Kite 1 drifted N over Hither field @11:35
Hobby 1 with prey flew E over Hither @ 12:03
Common Swift 40+ flew mainly SW
Clouded Yellow 1 mobile watched between 12:25-12:30 in Fames Rough
Silver-washed Fritillary 2
Chalkhill Blue Up to 30 (all males) in Stagbury
Other odonata 1 Unidentified female Hawker in the north sector

30th July 2022: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Common Buzzard 1
Kestrel 1
Green Woodpecker 3
Chiffchaff 1
Blackcap 2
Yellowhammer 1
Essex Skipper 2
Comma 1
Meadow Brown Fairly common
Gatekeeper Ca. 10
Small Copper 1
Dingy Footman
1

24th July 2022: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Red Kite 1
Common Buzzard 2
Hobby 1
Common Swift 10+
Swallow 4
Chiffchaff 3
Common Whitethroat 10 including two groups with juveniles
Yellowhammer 4
Sedge Warbler
1 singing quietly in Lunch Wood scrub
Essex Skipper 4
Small/Essex Skipper 1
Brimstone 1
Small White 3
Large White 1
Comma 5
Red Admiral 1
Meadow Brown Common
Gatekeeper Common
Common Blue 3
Small Copper 2

23rd July 2022: Canons Farm/Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Goldfinch


Red Kite 1 flew west 13:10
Sparrowhawk 1 female
Common Swift 40+ mainly headed East
Green Woodpecker 3 'adults' together (Green Belt field/Ruffett Wood)
Swallow 1 with Swifts
Dark Green Fritillary 1 on buddleias in Banstead Woods
Common Blue c9
Chalkhill Blue c16 Stagbury (all males)
Small Copper 1 Holly Lane Meadows
hawker sp
1 in Banstead Woods (see image)

18th July 2022: Canons Farm - Anne-Marie Griffin

 Roe Deer running through Ruffet Wood

Common Buzzard 1
Small Skipper 5
Small/Essex Skipper 5+
Large Skipper 5+
Marbled White 3
Small White 3
Red Admiral 4
Meadow Brown 3
Gatekeeper 4
Common Blue 1
Emperor 1

18th July 2022: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

White Admiral

Speckled Wood

1 Slow Worm near Scout Hut crosspath towards deadend area

Common Swift 1
Willow Warbler 1 observed in the Park Farm Orchard area
Treecreeper 3 singing
Bullfinch Adults & Juveniles heard in Harholt
Dark Green Fritillary 1 in the Park Farm Orchard area
Purple Hairstreak 1 near Beech  tree marker no. 5
White Admiral
1 in the deadend crosspath area