Date Details Sitename
Friday 05 Mar

Braintree 18:00 to 18:00,
175 Pied Wagtail (Roost at Freeport) [Neil Murphy]

Tuesday 02 Mar

Braintree 18:00 to 18:00,
250 Pied Wagtail (Roosting in 3 trees at Braintree Freeport retail carpark) [Neil Murphy]

Saturday 20 Feb

Braintree 12:30 to 12:30, Fine, clear and warm
4 Red Kite (In flight in area above A120) 1 Buzzard (In flight being mobbed by Corvids) [Paul Everett]

Sunday 06 Dec

Braintree 09:00 to 09:15, Overcast and dry
1 Song Thrush (In full song near river bridge in Notley Rd) [Martin Iddon]

Saturday 05 Dec

Braintree 11:00 to 11:05, Cold and dry
1 Kingfisher (Flew across Notley Rd/river at bottom of Godlings. First sighting for a long time.) [Martin Iddon]

Wednesday 04 Nov

Braintree 12:00 to 13:00, Glorious day!
4 Red Kite (Four together, all in one view through the bins, the most I've seen in Essex) 1 Whinchat (Only my second sighting on my patch, first was in the next-door field in Oct 2017.) [James Harvey]

Sunday 25 Oct

Braintree 10:45 to 10:47, Warm and windy
1 Buzzard (Over Hoppit Mead local nature reserve) [Martin Iddon]

Braintree 09:00 to 13:00, Bright warm and windy
1 Buzzard (Over Hoppits Mead nature reserve) [Martin Iddon]

Friday 18 Sep

Braintree 18:00 to 19:00, Sunset, clear sky, small breeze
3 Red Kite [Matt Trevillion]

Saturday 22 Aug

Braintree 16:00 to 16:05, Very dark storm clouds with strengthening wind
2 Swift (Hawking high above Hoppits Mead Reserve) [Martin Iddon]

Monday 17 Aug

Braintree 11:00 to 11:05, Humid
1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Junction of Notley Rd and Godlings. Nature reserve. Calling in flight. First here for a number of years.) [Martin Iddon]