12th April 2024: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Speckled Wood

Collared Dove 1 singing south of Hither field in a residential garden
Herring Gull 2
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2 flew east over Banstead Woods 15:05
Sparrowhawk 1
Common Buzzard 7
Kestrel 2
Coal Tit 6 singing
Willow Warbler 1 singing near Pine Area
Blackcap c11+ (not whole sector covered)
Mistle Thrush 1
Bullfinch 1
Brimstone c70+ (c57m, 13 fem) but whole sector not covered
Large White 1
Orange-tip 2m in Fames Rough
Comma 2
Peacock c24
Speckled Wood 2

9th April 2024: Banstead Woods - Paul Goodman

Also two Roe Deer

Mallard 1
Stock Dove 6
Woodpigeon 11
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1
Common Buzzard 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker 7
Jay 3
Magpie 2
Jackdaw 6
Carrion Crow 6
Coal Tit 4
Marsh Tit 1
Blue Tit 36
Great Tit 21
Chiffchaff 26
Willow Warbler 1 Harholt
Long-tailed Tit 2 Pair
Blackcap 6
Goldcrest 1
Nuthatch 16
Treecreeper 1
Wren 51
Song Thrush 7
Blackbird 29
Robin 54
Dunnock 2
Chaffinch 1

6th April 2024: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Moorhen

Willow Warbler

Mallard 2; 1m flew N over Banstead Woods 10:12, 1m in Outwood Lane Pond
Moorhen 1 in Outwood Lane Pond
Grey Heron 2; 1 flew N 12:26 over Chipstead Valley, 1 from Park Downs flew S 14:92
Sparrowhawk 1
Common Buzzard 3
Willow Warbler 1 singing S of Pine Area throughout the morning

5th April 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Stock Dove 15
Coal Tit 1
Chiffchaff 3
Blackcap 1
Song Thrush 2
Wheatear 1 Male IFGF
Greenfinch 2 Bog Field
Linnet 20+
Yellowhammer 2

3rd April 2024: Canons Farm - Ian Ward

 

Cormorants

Cormorant 2 flew SE over Legal & General 11:23
Red Kite 1 flew W over Doric field 11:44
Common Buzzard 1
Blackcap 3 singing
Bullfinch 1 m near the L&G car park
Linnet 100+ flock in Can Hatch field

1st April 2024: Canons Farm - Steve Gale

 

Buzzard7
Sparrowhawk2
Kestrel2
Skylark40
Meadow Pipit1
Fieldfare3
Redwing3
Blackcap3
Chiffchaff4
Linnet80
Siskin1
Yellowhammer6

31st March 2024 - Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Marsh Tit

drake Mallard

Mallard 1 drake in Outwood Lane Pond
Stock Dove 4 singing
Common Buzzard 3
Great Spotted Woodpecker 5
Kestrel 2
Rose-ringed Parakeet 5
Jay 3
Coal Tit 6 singing
Marsh Tit 3; 1 ground feeding between post13/Piddy Pond, 2 west of Harholt
Chiffchaff c29+ singing; not all areas covered
Long-tailed Tit 2
Blackcap 5 singing
Nuthatch 10
Treecreeper 1
Mistle Thrush 2; 1 near Scouts hut, 1 near the Nuttery
Song Thrush 8 singing
Bullfinch 1
Greenfinch 1
Goldfinch c33 near the Scouts hut
Siskin 1 ground feeding between posts 8 & 9
Roe Deer
1

31st March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Pheasant 1
Common Buzzard 3
Green Woodpecker 2
Kestrel 1
Rook 3
Coal Tit 1
Skylark 8
Chiffchaff 3
Nuthatch 1
Chaffinch 4
Greenfinch 1
Linnet c40
Yellowhammer 6

30th March 2024: Canons Farm - Ian Ward

 

male Blackbird

Brimstone

Pheasant 1
feral Rock Dove (20 racing pigeons flew E)
Common Buzzard 2
Green Woodpecker 2
Kestrel 4; 2 pairs Canons Farm & Stoney Nob
Jay 3
Carrion Crow (crows being shot in Bog field)
Chiffchaff 4 singing - all Legal & General
Long-tailed Tit 1
Blackcap 2 singing; 1 Lunch Wood, 1 L&G
Goldcrest 1
Song Thrush 1 singing by Canons Farmhouse
Chaffinch 2
Yellowhammer 2
Brimstone 15 (14m 1 fem)
Peacock 7

29th March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Stock Dove 9
Rook 2
Skylark 10+
Linnet 10
Yellowhammer 2

29th March 2024: Banstead Woods - Paul Goodman

 

Mallard 2
Moorhen 1
Tawny Owl 1
Chiffchaff 3
Blackcap 1
Nuthatch 4

27th March 2024: Little Egrets - Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Mallard 2 over
Common Buzzard 2
Marsh Tit 1 calling north of the Pine Area 09:44
Chiffchaff 17 singing
Firecrest 1 singing west of Harholt 10:50
Nuthatch 8 singing
Bullfinch 1
Little Egret
2 flew SW high over Banstead Woods 09:15 - presumed from Beddington

26th March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Stock Dove 30
Woodpigeon 300+
Common Gull 1
Little Owl 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker 5
Green Woodpecker 2
Skylark 14
Chiffchaff 2
Fieldfare 8
Wheatear 1 Male IFGF
Linnet 9
Goldfinch 8
Yellowhammer 3

24th March 2024: Canons Farm - Steve Gale

 6 Wheatears in fields then flew north

24th March 2024: Canons Farm - Ian Ward

Wheatear

 


Pheasant 1
Woodpigeon 100+
Herring Gull 5
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 flew NE over George fields 09:36
Common Buzzard 2
Kestrel 2
Carrion Crow 100+ flowing a plough
Wheatear 1 male in Infront of George field East
Chaffinch 2
Linnet 10*
Goldfinch 5
Yellowhammer 6





23rd March 2024: Canons Farm - Grant Yeates

 Woodcock 1 flushed in Pages Acre

21st March 2024: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Chiffchaff

Jay

Moorhen 2 in the Outwood Lane Pond
Red Kite 1 circled over Chipstead Car Park 10:50 then drifted off west
Common Buzzard 2
Great Spotted Woodpecker 5
Green Woodpecker 4
Kestrel 1
Jay 4
Chiffchaff c17 singing
Chaffinch 8
Greenfinch 1

20th March 2024: Canons Farm - Ian Ward

 

male Wheatear

Roe Deer

Peacock

Pheasant 2 calling
Herring Gull 1
Sparrowhawk 1
Red Kite 1
Common Buzzard 5
Green Woodpecker 2 together Railway field/ Legal & General
Kestrel 2
Jay 3
Chiffchaff 4; 3 L&G, 1 Stoney Nob
Long-tailed Tit 1
Goldcrest 1 singing Doric Drive by Doric field
Treecreeper 1 singing Doric Drive by Doric field
Mistle Thrush 1 Broadfield East
Stonechat 1 fem on posts by Tarts field
Wheatear 1 male insect feeding on disturbed earth for water pipe 10:15 Horse Pasture/Broadfield East
Meadow Pipit 3
Chaffinch 8
Greenfinch 5; 2 Canons Lane/ Ballards Green, 2 Doric drive by Doric field, 1 Heathside field
Linnet 10
Goldfinch c18
Yellowhammer 1
Brimstone c12
Comma 2
Peacock 3

1 Roe Deer

19th March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Red Kite 1
Common Buzzard 1
Green Woodpecker 2
Kestrel 1 male
Chiffchaff 1 Lunch Wood
Fieldfare 8+

17th March 2024: first Wheatear - Canons Farm - Anne-Marie Griffin

Wheatear, male, showing well at lower Horse Pasture by Reads Rest Bottom on perimeter fence and on ground workings.
 
Stock Dove 5
Woodpigeon 30+
Common Gull 2
Red Kite 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker
2 drumming (at Reads Rest and Bog Field)
Green Woodpecker 2  
Kestrel 1 F
Rose-ringed Parakeet 1
Magpie 8
Carrion Crow 50+
Blue Tit 6
Great Tit 9
Skylark 50+
Blackbird 4
Robin 2
Wheatear 1 M
Dunnock 6
House Sparrow 20+
Meadow Pipit 30+
Chaffinch 2
Linnet 20+

17th March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Redwing 1
Stonechat 1

16th March 2024: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

Pheasant 1
Common Buzzard 2
Great Spotted Woodpecker 7
Green Woodpecker 1
Rose-ringed Parakeet 5
Jay 3
Coal Tit 5
Chiffchaff 8 singing; 6 Banstead Woods, 2 Harholt
Long-tailed Tit 2
Goldcrest 3
Nuthatch 6
Treecreeper 2
Mistle Thrush 1
Chaffinch 2
Bullfinch 1
Brimstone c14 (all males)
Peacock 3





16th March 2024: Canons Farm - Anne-Marie Griffin

 




Stock Dove 3
Woodpigeon 20+
Little Owl 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 (2 drumming)
Green Woodpecker 1
Kestrel 1
Rose-ringed Parakeet 2
Magpie 6
Carrion Crow 60+
Blue Tit 12
Great Tit 10
Nuthatch 1
Song Thrush 1
Blackbird 4
Robin 3
Dunnock 5
Meadow Pipit 16
Chaffinch 2
Linnet 14
Brimstone 1
Large White 2
Red Admiral 2

13th March 2024: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 Marsh Tit 2 ground feeding with Chaffinches & Tits; W over Harholt & on path above Lunch Banks

13th March 2024: Canons Farm - Ian Ward

 

2cy Red Kite

Canada Goose 4 flew N over Broadfields then headed off E 11:04
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2 flew S over Broadfields 11:45
Cormorant 1 flew NW over Aberdour School 15:21
Red Kite 2; 1 flew over Broadfield West from N 11:09 - last seen over Railway field 12:14 where departed S. 1 over Ballards Residential 15:10
Green Woodpecker 1 Stoney Nob
Starling 50+
Stonechat 1 m on posts in Reads Bottom/ Horse Pasture 14:48
Linnet 40+
Goldfinch 5
Yellowhammer 4

9th March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 

Black-headed Gull 12
Great Spotted Woodpecker 3
Green Woodpecker 1
Skylark 16
Blackbird 28+
Greenfinch 1
Yellowhammer 1

9th March 2024: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward

 

male Great Spotted Woodpecker

Sparrowhawk 1
Common Buzzard 4
Tawny Owl 1 hooting briefly in copse opposite to Piddly Pond 12:36
Marsh Tit 1 calling near post 12
Goldcrest 4 singing
Lesser Redpoll 2 in birches near post 9
Siskin 3 in birches near post 9
Brimstone c11+ (10m 1 fem)

7th March 2024: Canons Farm - Paul Goodman

 Stonechat 1 female Reads Bottom

7th March 2023: Banstead Woods - Duncan Jennings

 

Common Buzzard 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1
Rose-ringed Parakeet 5
Jay 1
Jackdaw 10
Carrion Crow 2
Robin 2