Great White Egret , from Mill Stream Lane, off A5121, by junction with A38, go over railway footbridge, follow track to right until a closed gate, walk towards sewage works and view South towards castle type building, SK270 261...NJS, CJW, GAS
Great White Egret at Clay Mills today
Common Crane flew west over the dam at 10:20.......BB.
Jack Snipe one on the conservation pool this morning.......SG.
Jack Snipe at Tittesworth today by Steve Gibson
Green Woodpecker at Tittesworth - very locally rare now - by Steve Gibson
Adult Iceland Gull (flew off North at c16-30), adult Yellow-legged Gull, adult Mediterranean Gull, 11x Goosander, 12x Wigeon, 3x Goldeneye, Cormorant, 6x Greylag Geese.......CM et al.
Black-necked Grebe still on fishing pool also adult Med Gull still on sailing lake......SR
Water Pipit one from the screen hide but elusive also 12x Shoveler, 6x Goosander, Grey Wagtail, 55x LBB Gull, Common Gull, 2x Buzzard.......RG.SP.
2x Waxwing in trees south of the hide this morning. Also, Cetti's Warbler called twice to the left of the hide this morning......IG
Stoke on Trent
11x Waxwing in trees outside Burger King, Etruria Road Octagon, ST46HT........
20x Waxwing in trees opposite Mecca Bingo Hanley 14:00 to 14:30.......BC.LC.
30x Waxwing over Hartshill at 13:30 flying towards Basford........BC.LC.
12x Waxwing flew west over Meir at 14:15.....Birdguides
Waxwing in Etruria Road, Hanley by Mick Turner
River Sow meadows Stafford
10x Waxwing over south west also Green Sandpiper, Goosander, 21x Wigeon, 5x Little Grebe, 5x Goldcrest........RS.
Short-eared Owl one at 17:00........SG.
11 Mute Swan, c180 Fieldfare, 14 Siskin, 22 Wigeon, c800 Lapwing in various flocks, c200 Golden Plover over, c1000 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c800 Black-headed Gull behind tractor, 1 Treecreeper, 2 Kestrel, 15 Tree Sparrow, 11 Yellowhammer, 14 Grey Partridge, 4 Red-legged Partridge, 2+ Great Black-backed Gulls.....SC
Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, 51x Snipe, 2x Goosander, 2x Wigeon, 7x Shoveller, 21x Teal, GBB Gull, Common Gull, 6x Egyptian Geese.......RP.
Male and Female Peregrine on St Giles church at 07:55.......AB.....Also 25 Ravens, Marsh Tit, Willow Tit, Little Owl.....LB.
30x Golden Plover, 8x Lapwing, 2x Snipe, 100x Redwing, 2x Teal, 4x Jay, Kestrel.......RG.
32x Redwing 1x Fieldfare, 12x Siskin, 2x Goldcrest, 4x Song Thrush, 2x Buzzard........TE.
12x Lesser Redpoll, 30x Fieldfare....ARa.