A Stonechat on the hill today and a lot of winter thrushes. Mainly Fieldfare (c300), c50 Redwing, 20’ish Song Thrush and a Mistle Thrush, also good numbers of Starling around, 250+.
The thrushes were mainly feeding today on Haws (Hawthorn) but also on some Sloe berries (Blackthorn) and Yew berries in a garden near the hill.
A Sparrowhawk, Siskin, Chiffchaff, Bullfinch, Kingfisher, Grey Wagtail and the regular 3 species of Bunting, 3 more Finch species, Meadow Pipit and Pied Wagtail etc. also seen.
Golden Plover heard calling after dark from Cholsey Hill area.
2 Nuthatch in the garden again today and a Grey Heron in the meadow.
Mammals: Roe Deer and Brown Hare.
Insects: a single Common Darter and 4 Red Admiral.