Back to sunny days, 17°, light ENE.
A search for the Hoopoe this morning around the west end of Cholsey proved negative. Thanks to Geoff, Roger and Loren for looking.
A couple of Willow Warbler, a Whitethroat , several Blackcap, and a Goldcrest noted on the search by Loren and me.
Geoff relocated the ♀ Ring Ouzel that was still on the hill this morning but not seen by me this afternoon, also Whitethroat, Lesser Whitethroat, 2 Yellow Wagtail, a flyover Raven and a non flying Fieldfare.
Later I noted a Wheatear still present on the hill and 20+ Swallow and 1 Yellow Wagtail over, another Willow Warbler out at Lollingdon and several Blackcap also the 2 Yellow Wagtail frequenting the paddock and a Grey Heron flew over.
Several Swallow back at their breeding sites in and around the village now.
A Common Sandpiper along the river at Bow Bridge this morning (per Tony Williams).
2 Young Blackbird seen in the garden and young of Moorhen and Mallard on the brook.
Butterflies: Brimstone, Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell and Speckled Wood.