Date Details Sitename
Sunday 08 Sep

Colchester 09:30 to 09:30, Sunny
2 Nuthatch (Bird calling while sitting on neighbour's chimney pot. Second bird flew up to it. First sighting in Keepers Green) [Steve Hallam]

Thursday 01 Aug

Colchester 11:00 to 11:15,
1 Kingfisher (on River Colne, Castle Park) [Paul Gymer]

Monday 22 Jul

Colchester 17:00 to 17:15, Hot and sunny
20 Swift (Feeding high over Roman road/Riverside estate) [Sean Nixon]

Sunday 07 Jul

Colchester 08:00 to 08:15,
2 Bullfinch (Male and Female feeding on Amelanchier berries in garden) [Steve Grimwade]

Wednesday 03 Jul

Colchester 10:25 to 10:25,
1 Great White Egret (Flew north over our Stanway garden, an unexpected garden tick!) [Steve Grimwade]

Monday 01 Jul

Colchester 13:45 to 13:45, Flying over Warren Lane, Stanway
1 Red Kite [Steve Grimwade]

Saturday 22 Jun

Colchester 10:00 to 13:00,
5 Peregrine Falcon (2 young birds have left the nest; one remains. Both adults nearby. Female brought a wood pigeon to young on top of the water tower. Remains of a magpie found below nest.) 1 Buzzard (Circling over the water tower.) [Michael Padmore]

Friday 21 Jun

Colchester 07:00 to 08:00,
10 Swift (Seen around Sixth Form College, incl. individuals entering two of the new nest boxes) [Michael Padmore]

Wednesday 19 Jun

Colchester 14:15 to 14:30, Grey and misty
5 Peregrine Falcon (Both adults and 3 juveniles ) [Sean Nixon]

Thursday 13 Jun

Colchester 17:45 to 17:45,
1 Turtle Dove (Had top down in light rain as collecting bookcase. Not too happy until I heard t/d purring at a12/a120 junction!) [Matt Turner]