An afternoon walk out to Lollingdon started with 2 Raven thermalling high overhead before moving south over Lollingdon Hill.
Both Hobby and Sparrowhawk soaring high over the Lollingdon area.
2 Swallow families feeding their young out at Lollingdon and just a single Mistle Thrush seen today.
The male Redstart still present on the hill and a second heard calling from the Hawthorns on the hill but not located as I left the hill I noted a bird on a fence post up the hill and it turned out to be the second Redstart at the west end of the hill, a juvenile.
6+ Yellow Wagtail still present as well and a few Corn Bunting fledglings’ seen.
2 Grey Heron along one of the ditches.
Mammals: Roe Deer, Wood Mouse and Short-tailed Vole.
Dragonflies: Azure Damselfly, Southern Hawker and Emperor.
Butterflies: Small Skipper, Essex Skipper, Large Skipper, Brimstone, Large White, Small White, Common Blue, Holly Blue, Red Admiral, Peacock, Comma, Speckled Wood, Gatekeeper and Meadow Brown.
Corn Bunting (above and below)