Date Details Sitename
Tuesday 02 Jun

Epping 09:25 to 09:25, Sunny, light cloud, warm
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (in top of tree by Epping Tennis club) [Graham Pentelow]

Epping 13:15 to 14:15, Warm & bright sunshine, light cloud
1 Lesser Whitethroat (Lindsey Street pumping station) 12 Swift (+ above junction of B181 & B182 Lindsey Street & Bury Lane & 4 @ Shaftesbury Farm. Good to finally see regular counts of hirundines. Juvenile fox peeped out of hedge/cover South of the farm) 1 Buzzard (same location) 6 House Martin (+ @ Shaftesbury Farm) 6 Swallow (+ @ Shaftesbury Farm. Pair at Lindsey Street pumping station) [Graham Pentelow]

Epping 20:15 to 20:15, Sunny, calm, warm
4 Ring-necked Parakeet (possibly 5. in trees behind Buckingham Road/Lower Bury Lane area, then took flight chasing Jackdaws. Seem to be favouring this area, but most I've seen at once) [Graham Pentelow]

Friday 29 May

Epping 10:15 to 10:15, Cool breeze, bright sunshine
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Low overhead on path behind St Johns High School near Lower Bury Lane & Epping Tennis Club) [Graham Pentelow]

Epping 12:30 to 12:45, Warm & bright sunshine
4 Coal Tit (Parent feeding 3 young in fruit tree above my head, back garden Crows Road) [Graham Pentelow]

Thursday 28 May

Epping 11:30 to 12:00, Sunny, light cloud, warm
1 Red Kite (low over my head over Epping Foresters cricket ground, chased by corvids!) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (calling from woodland either side of Green Ride track, ca 0.5 miles south of Bell Common tunnel) [Graham Pentelow]

Epping 19:45 to 19:45, Breezy, sunny
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Flew down Shaftesbury Road from Lindsey Street) 1 Spotted Flycatcher (Possible, heard potential calls from gardens between Crows Road & Tower Road throughout past couple of days) [Graham Pentelow]

Tuesday 26 May

Epping 10:20 to 10:40, Sunny, light cloud, warm
1 Red Kite (Drifting high above Swaines Green & away east of Epping) 1 Cormorant (Flying east over Watermelon playing fields) [Graham Pentelow]

Monday 25 May

Epping 13:30 to 14:00, Sunny, very warm, light cloud
1 Swallow (Shaftesbury Farm) 1 Buzzard (Drifting west towards B181/B182 junction west of Lindsey Street) [Graham Pentelow]

Epping 19:30 to 20:00, Calm, warm, light cloud
6 House Martin (Shaftesbury Road, just south of junction with Lindsey Street) 4 Swift (same location) [Graham Pentelow]

Sunday 24 May

Epping 19:45 to 20:45, Sunny, calm, warm
1 Red Kite (Drifting west over Swaines Green towards Bury Lane) 6 Blackcap (at least, multiple sites on the footpath loop following the perimeter of field inside of B181 & B182 west of Shaftesbury Farm) 2 Song Thrush (same location) 3 Skylark (same location) [Graham Pentelow]

Friday 22 May

Epping 10:00 to 11:00, Mostly sunny, stiff breeze
72 Wood Pigeon (Feeding on school playing fields) 400 Starling (Feeding on school playing fields) [Roger Emmens]

Thursday 21 May

Epping 19:45 to 20:00, Cloudy, fine, very muggy
5 Ring-necked Parakeet (over Junction of Epping High Road & Lower Bury Lane, heading West) [Graham Pentelow]

Epping 19:30 to 19:30, Cloudy, fine, very muggy
4 Swift (Top of Crows Road & High Street) [Graham Pentelow]

Wednesday 20 May

Epping 10:00 to 11:00, Sunny, light cloud, warm
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (over Crows Road) [Graham Pentelow]

Tuesday 19 May

Epping 15:30 to 16:00, Sunny, light cloud, warm
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Whilst sitting in the Cemetery. Along with other obs as follows. Have noted a lot of Jackdaws since moving to Epping. Mind, they seem to have expanded along with Magpies everywhere) 12 Jackdaw (+ ) 1 Song Thrush 1 Greenfinch 1 Rook 1 Carrion Crow 1 Buzzard (Drifting over the fields S of cemetery) 1 Robin 1 Blackbird 1 Blackcap [Graham Pentelow]