Falco subbuteo

Uncommon breeder but widespread summer visitor and passage migrant.

BOU Name
Eurasian Hobby
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Hobby 22 Sep 2021 TM1626 Kevin Tunnicliffe 2 2 hobby flying over house towards horsley cross
Hobby 21 Sep 2021 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT Graham Barber 1
Hobby 21 Sep 2021 Naze, The Brian Combes 1 South over the common, probably in off
Hobby 18 Sep 2021 Manningtree David L Smith 2 Upstream from Cattawade Bridge, Suffolk side
Hobby 17 Sep 2021 Westley Heights Andrew Cox 1 Adult, caught small unidentified bird, which it ate on the wing.
Hobby 17 Sep 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Cross lane DU
Hobby 16 Sep 2021 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Oliver Cottis 1 hawking dragonflies
Hobby 15 Sep 2021 Bowers Marsh (RSPB) Andrew Cox 1 Adult.
Hobby 13 Sep 2021 Thorndon CP (South) Andrew Cox 1 Possibly two or three. Three sightings: the second was an adult, the 3rd looked to be a juv.
Hobby 12 Sep 2021 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Tony Kennelly 1 hunting & feeding on dragonflies
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