Phoenicurus phoenicurus

Regular passage migrant in small numbers. Formerly bred.

BOU Name
Common Redstart
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All records. Age/sex.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Redstart 18 Sep 2021 Naze, The Brian Combes 1 Female, just SW of John Weston in hedge on west side of new flood embankment
Redstart 15 Sep 2021 Bowers Marsh (RSPB) Andrew Cox 1 Flashed across the road as we drove away (between church & A13).
Redstart 11 Sep 2021 Naze, The Brian Combes 1 First winter male, SE corner of car park then flew down to undercliff, very nice way to finish the session!
Redstart 07 Sep 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Male Found by dougal urquhart 9.00 by call ,took to 10.45 AF,SE,,MC to see it,very flighty in north east corner silver birch behind Rowan bush ,feldy view cemetery
Redstart 07 Sep 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 All day,very elusive, found late evening again me & john ward seen bottom of bush (north east side next to bench Feldy view cemetery SE
Redstart 06 Sep 2021 Wix James Davidson 1 Very mobile around gardens 10:15 but seen off by Robin
Redstart 02 Sep 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Simon Banks 1 Actually seen later, c 13.:20, on return from Holland Haven. Feeding on landward side of seawall and on track. Feeding very actively - just arrived?
Redstart 30 Aug 2021 South Woodham Ferrers Alan Shearring 1 Juv calling then briefly seen in a back garden
Redstart 27 Aug 2021 Thorndon CP (South) Andrew Cox 1 Autumn male.
Redstart 06 May 2021 The Naze at Walton Darrell Stile 1 Male.
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