3 Common Redstart on the hill today with 2 juv along the hedgerow to the west and a male in the Hawthorns on the hill.
Also the first Willow Warbler of the autumn with 2 present, plus 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 3 Common Whitethroat and several Chiffchaff.
The usual Yellowhammer and Corn Bunting present and a flock of 20+ Linnet and a Kestrel hunting on the east end of the hill, both Green and Great-spotted Woodpecker nearby.
Approx. 40 Swallow overhead a couple of Swift and 5 Lesser Blackback Gull.
Garden: Nuthatch, Treecreeper , Coal Tit, several Long-tailed Tit and Goldcrest today.
Dragonflies: The first Common Darter of the year.
Butterflies: fewer numbers today, Large White, Small White, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock, Gatekeeper, Meadow Brown & Ringlet.