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DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
24/06/22BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
07:45
m. At Church Plantation.  
24/06/22BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
07:30
m. At Poors allotment site.  
24/06/22BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
07:25
m. On the edge of the plantation near Island Farm.  
21/06/22BlackcapWindsor Great Park4M Milne
16:44
All heard singing.  
19/06/22BlackcapLower Earley4D J Mills
10:20
male. heard only - spread out across area.  
18/06/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:35
male. singing from scrub beside Cutbush ln before Footpath/Cycleway bridge over M4 to Shinfield.  
16/06/22BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs17R Crawford
06:30
Singing.  
15/06/22BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs16R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
11/06/22BlackcapSwallowfield Park1J Taylor
m.  
05/06/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1B Lyle
11:18
 
04/06/22BlackcapNorth Town, Maidenhead2B Reeve
14:00
 
03/06/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:20
male. possibly 2 neighbours singing.  
02/06/22BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs20R Crawford
07:00
17 singing.  
02/06/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs22S Neal
07:53
 
01/06/22BlackcapPark Lane GP (E), Twyford GPs2P D Hadfield
12:36
there were quite a few about, but i saw two together. SU786752.  
31/05/22BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
08:20
male. same sites as before (heard only).  
30/05/22BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
14:45
male. although heard at 4 close together sites from ASDA to Leisure Centre area I suspect just 2 territories split by main road.  
28/05/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs25S Neal
07:49
 
21/05/22BlackcapJubilee River11B D Clews
10:30
singing males, just on Dorney Wetlands sector.  
21/05/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs23S Neal
07:45
 
20/05/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:40
male. Still singing in the depths of the Elder bush but ZERO Swifts in the area due to rain.  
16/05/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
15:10
male. still singing loudly from Elder Bush.  
14/05/22BlackcapCookham2B D Clews
15:00
singing on Formosa Island.  
14/05/22BlackcapOdney Club, Cookham2B D Clews
14:00
singing.  
14/05/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:35
male. still present - seen & heard.  
12/05/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs27S Neal
08:26
 
11/05/22BlackcapShurlock Row6R Alliss
10:10
m. singing.  
10/05/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
12:25
male. singing in bushes below Swifts (as before).  
09/05/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs120R Crawford
06:00
Singing.  
08/05/22BlackcapAston2A N Stow
18:45
 
08/05/22BlackcapWidbrook Common2B D Clews
14:00
singing on East side.  
08/05/22BlackcapReading2C Jones
12:05
m + f. On rose bush in garden.  
07/05/22BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
08:50
male. still present in Kerris Way area & FP/Cycleway.  
06/05/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:25
male. heard singing top of Ash trees along FP/Cycle way.  
05/05/22BlackcapCookham Dean Common7B D Clews
15:00
singing males.  
05/05/22BlackcapRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs4A Taylor
15:00
Singing.  
05/05/22BlackcapWidbrook Common1B D Clews
12:00
singing on East side of Common.  
04/05/22BlackcapRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs2S Scott
16:30
Males singing in the trees to the east of the lake.  
04/05/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs35S Neal
08:11
 
02/05/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
11:48
male. short song near Kerris way.  
30/04/22BlackcapWhitley, Reading1D J Mills
17:15
male. heard from scrub off Northern Way after leaving Madjeski Stadium.  
30/04/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:30
male. heard only - Kerris way scrub.  
29/04/22BlackcapOdney Club, Cookham1B D Clews
11:00
singing.  
29/04/22BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs23R Crawford
06:30
Singing.  
27/04/22BlackcapCookham Dean2B D Clews
11:30
singing in Beechingrove Wood.  
26/04/22BlackcapCookham Dean1B D Clews
11:00
Singing in Pigeonhouse Wood. SU868843.  
23/04/22BlackcapBlack Swan Lake, Dinton Pastures CP2J E Warren
SU782723.  
24/04/22BlackcapUfton Green2P Hickman
09:30
m+f. In bush in Ufton Lane.  
24/04/22BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
08:15
m. At Church Plantation.  
24/04/22BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
07:45
m. Near Island Farm road.  
23/04/22BlackcapMarsh Meadow, Cookham3B D Clews
12:15
all singing males.  
23/04/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs27S Neal
08:21
 
21/04/22BlackcapStrand Water, Cookham4D Cleal
23:31
 
21/04/22BlackcapEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes1K P Duncan
male. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
21/04/22BlackcapCock Marsh3J Rose
10:15
At least.  
21/04/22BlackcapLower Earley3D J Mills
11:55
male. heard only - spread around usual sites - from very full song to 2 others just getting going.  
21/04/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
12:00
Male singing in Hillcrest Ave. SU883844.  
21/04/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs113R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
20/04/22BlackcapGreen Park4B D Clews
12:00
singing males.  
19/04/22BlackcapThames Meadows, Purley2M J Smith
16:57
in Springs farm copse NW corner.  
19/04/22BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs4R C Watts
11:40
At least. Please only view from the public footpath.  
18/04/22BlackcapFobney Meadow1P Balasubramanian
10:30
 
18/04/22BlackcapLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1R C Watts
11:00
m. On way to hide.  
18/04/22BlackcapReading1R C Price
12:25
Singing in St.Lawrence Church graveyard.  
18/04/22BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs19R Crawford
06:30
16 singing.  
18/04/22BlackcapNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
06:30
m. singing in Sainsbury's carpark trees and shrubs. SU473669.  
17/04/22BlackcapWoodley1S Scott
15:10
singing in an oak tree on Reading Road allotments near to Town Lane.  
17/04/22BlackcapSummerleaze GP1R Bampfield
09:43
 
17/04/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
07:55
male. Belting out full song in clear view at top of leafless garden Beech tree for over 5 mins.  
15/04/22BlackcapSnelsmore Common6R Gilham
12:00
5m,1f.  
16/04/22BlackcapWidbrook Common1B D Clews
12:00
singing on East side of Widbrook Road.  
16/04/22BlackcapMay's Farm, Three Mile Cross1P Balasubramanian
13:15
m. Heard a few more. All sightings at the Meadow were to the east of the Hyde End Lane.  
16/04/22BlackcapWraysbury GPs10S Neal
13:14
 
16/04/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
11:25
male. heard only well away from fem.  
16/04/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
11:20
fem. feeding in Oak trees near Crescent Centre.  
16/04/22BlackcapShurlock Row2R Alliss
10:42
m. Singing.  
15/04/22BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs12M J Hubbard
18:28
9m 3f. Seen & heard within triangle from Sheffield Bottom car park-Burghfield Sailing Club - Canal tow path ( Nightingale Row). SU651707.  
15/04/22BlackcapOdney Club, Cookham3B D Clews
10:43
Singing on Odney Common.  
14/04/22BlackcapCrookham Common1M Stuttard
10:45
Please keep to the main paths.  
14/04/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs96R Crawford
07:30
92 singing.  
13/04/22BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs55R Crawford
07:00
52 singing. Please only view from the public footpath.  
12/04/22BlackcapMaidenhead Thicket4B D Clews
11:00
All singing in Little Thicket. SU850815.  
12/04/22BlackcapUfton Nervet1P W Driver
09:27
m.  
10/04/22BlackcapMoor Green Lakes1S Stevenson
18:45
Singing near feeding station. SU804624.  
11/04/22BlackcapGreen Park1S Robertson
08:12
singing.  
09/04/22BlackcapChapel Green1R J Godden
09:00
 
08/04/22BlackcapMoor Green Lakes5R J Godden
09:00
 
10/04/22BlackcapFobney Meadow1R C Price
13:32
Singing. Footpath 7.  
10/04/22BlackcapWaltham St Lawrence1S K Proddow
10:30
m.  
09/04/22BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
08:48
m. In song.  
09/04/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1B Lyle
17:45
m. on fat feeder.  
08/04/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury2B Lyle
10:17
both singing birds, one m.on fat feeder.  
08/04/22BlackcapArborfield Garrison1M Scarlett
10:13
Heard not seen . SU762657.  
06/04/22BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
17:45
m. SU905697.  
04/04/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs53R Crawford
08:45
52 singing males plus my first female of the spring.  
03/04/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:00
male. belting out full song in full view on top of ivy clump opp Harvester.  
02/04/22BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
11:04
m. Singing along Sandy Lane.  
29/03/22BlackcapStreatley2N J Bucknell
07:30
male. singing near Swan Hotel.  
28/03/22BlackcapThames Meadows, Purley1M J Smith
15:37
male. Drinking from puddle corner of Springs farm and water treatment works.  
28/03/22BlackcapThames Meadows, Purley1M J Smith
15:37
male. Drinking from puddle corner of Springs farm and water treatment works.  
28/03/22BlackcapAldermaston1P Hickman
14:25
m. Singing. Near the church.  
28/03/22BlackcapThames Valley Business Park2M J Mitchell
08:11
m. Singing.  
27/03/22BlackcapStreatley1N J Bucknell
17:00
singing near Streatley STW.  
26/03/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs39R Crawford
08:00
Singing.  
26/03/22BlackcapWhiteknights Park, Reading1S Lynch
08:30
m.  
26/03/22BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs10D Andrews
10:41
Please only view from the public footpath.  
25/03/22BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs1K E Moore
15:30
male. Nr warbler pylon.  
25/03/22BlackcapMoor Green Lakes3M J Hubbard
16:16
All close to River Blackwater. SU805621.  
25/03/22BlackcapMoor Green Lakes2R J Godden
07:30
 
22/03/22BlackcapColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1R J Godden
10:00
Probably a spring arrival rather than an overwintering bird as none have been reported near here previously this year.  
23/03/22BlackcapCookham1B D Clews
12:30
male. singing at Marsh Meadow.  
22/03/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs14R Crawford
09:00
Singing.  
21/03/22BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs5R Crawford
11:00
Singing males, mostly sub-song. Please only view from the public footpath.  
21/03/22BlackcapGrove Lake, Moor Green Lakes1P Kendall
10:30
m. In trees south of the lake. Snippets of song and views through vegetation. Not found there 30min later.  
20/03/22BlackcapStreatley1N J Bucknell
14:50
male. at Streatley STW.  
20/03/22BlackcapSearle's Farm Lane GP (W), Burghfield GPs1N J Bucknell
08:55
singing at end of Searles Farm Lane.  
20/03/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:40
male. bursts of almost full song from Ivy covered tree trunk.  
17/03/22BlackcapCompton1L Southam
17:00
male. Seen twice in same garden on different days. SU516799.  
20/03/22BlackcapCompton Downs1M Fishwick
08:50
 
19/03/22BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J E Andrews
10:26
male. Please only view from the public footpath.  
19/03/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
08:21
male. In the garden.  
15/03/22BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J E Andrews
09:21
Singing. Please only view from the public footpath.  
15/03/22BlackcapHoly Brook1J E Andrews
08:12
 
13/03/22BlackcapSouthcote, Reading1A V Lawson
07:00
m. In full song.  
14/03/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
14:21
male. singing in Broomhill Garden.  
14/03/22BlackcapPangbourne2A Taylor
10:00
1m, 1f. On garden feeders. Down from max. 4 in late Feb. This or another male in full song in garden hedge in warm sunshine.  
14/03/22BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
10:09
f. On apples left out for the birds.  
13/03/22BlackcapEarley2E Charlson
16:49
m/f. F then M in bird bath. SU760712.  
13/03/22BlackcapWoolhampton GPs1M J Mitchell
10:00
m.  
13/03/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead2B D Clews
09:25
Pair in garden per Derek Fry.  
12/03/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:10
male. several snatches of song from deep in tangled blackberry clump (heard only).  
11/03/22BlackcapCalcot, Reading1C McEwan
10:30
male. On feeder. SU6771.  
10/03/22BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
12:45
m. On garden feeders. SU905697.  
10/03/22BlackcapTilehurst1R Crawford
06:50
Sub-song heard from neighbour's garden.  
08/03/22BlackcapLower Caversham1R Sajdak
15:08
male. Feeding on my apple in the garden.  
07/03/22BlackcapEton Wick1K Rhodes
09:54
m. First for my garden.  
06/03/22BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
08:00
m. On garden feeder.  
04/03/22BlackcapReading1C Jones
11:01
m. On garden feeders.  
03/03/22BlackcapBurghfield GPs1S Robertson
12:25
male.  
01/03/22BlackcapNature Discovery Centre, Thatcham Marsh1I Fewtrell-Smith
12:30
f.  
02/03/22BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
11:06
f. Loves the old apples I put out.  
02/03/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1D Reynolds
09:31
 
01/03/22BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
14:18
m & f. On garden feeder.  
27/02/22BlackcapThatcham2M J Dear
09:52
M and f in garden.  
26/02/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
10:16
male. In garden.  
24/02/22BlackcapPangbourne4A Taylor
13:00
3m, 1f. Up to 4 have been visiting the garden feeders since mid-January.  
24/02/22BlackcapReading1C Jones
16:23
male. On garden feeders.  
24/02/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
12:59
male. In garden.  
23/02/22BlackcapTilehurst1J Lerpiniere
14:47
f. In garden. SU665742.  
23/02/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1D Reynolds
14:36
 
22/02/22BlackcapPurley on Thames, Reading1D Massie
09:31
m.  
22/02/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1D Reynolds
12:46
malel.  
21/02/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
15:28
male. In garden.  
21/02/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1D Reynolds
09:22
male. On feeder.  
19/02/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1D Reynolds
12:35
male. On feeder.  
19/02/22BlackcapEarley3R H Stansfield
08:48
2m + 1f. All on my garden feeders this morning.  
18/02/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
10:15
male drinking at water feature.  
18/02/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
14:59
male. In the garden.  
17/02/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
13:05
male. At the garden sunflower hearts.  
17/02/22BlackcapLower Caversham1R Sajdak
09:42
male. Feeding on apple in my garden.  
16/02/22BlackcapEarley2R H Stansfield
12:50
m + f. Both in my garden again for the second day running.  
14/02/22BlackcapEarley1T A Guyatt
13:54
ad male. Ad male in the garden for the 2nd day in a row. First time ever in 27yrs seen on a peanut feeder and then foraging in dense honeysuckle. SU756712.  
14/02/22BlackcapEarley1R H Stansfield
10:30
f. On my garden feeder, first female I've seen this year.  
13/02/22BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
11:18
m. Still visiting our sunflower hearts feeder on a daily basis.  
12/02/22BlackcapUpper Bucklebury1D Reynolds
10:51
On feeder.  
08/02/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
15:50
male on water feature.  
07/02/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
10:15
male at drinking fountain in Broomhill garden.  
07/02/22BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
08:50
f. In garden. SU905697.  
06/02/22BlackcapStreatley1N J Bucknell
10:30
male. at Streatley STW.  
04/02/22BlackcapTilehurst1R Josey
09:59
male. Apples in garden 4th day running.  
04/02/22BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
08:44
m. On garden feeder. A daily visitor.  
03/02/22BlackcapPurley on Thames, Reading2M J Smith
11:45
Pair in the garden hedge, female bathing before joining male feeding on holly berries.  
03/02/22BlackcapTilehurst1R Josey
09:25
male. Back on the apples for the 3rd day running.  
02/02/22BlackcapTilehurst1R Josey
09:25
male. Returned to apples in the garden.  
01/02/22BlackcapTilehurst1R Josey
09:25
male. On apples in the garden for most of the day.  
01/02/22BlackcapPurley on Thames, Reading1M J Smith
10:06
fem. Briefly in garden, not seen for a few weeks since Mahonia flowering finished.  
28/01/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
13:00
male on fatball feeder in own Broomhill garden.  
28/01/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:17
male. back on ground below fat feeder eating "crumbs" of fat.  
26/01/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
14:00
male singing in our own Broomhill garden, and responding to the bits of its call that I could mimic.  
26/01/22BlackcapView Island, R. Thames, Caversham1J J Kearns
12:52
f.  
26/01/22BlackcapCalcot, Reading1C McEwan
09:35
m. Feeding on pyracantha berries in front garden. SU6671.  
24/01/22BlackcapLower Caversham1R Sajdak
16:29
male. Feeding on apple in my garden.  
22/01/22BlackcapCalcot, Reading2C McEwan
13:30
pair. In Yew tree and pyracantha bush. SU6671.  
22/01/22BlackcapManor Farm SF1S Kujawa
08:38
male. In a garden. SU963819.  
21/01/22BlackcapThatcham1M J Dear
12:03
m. Garden.  
21/01/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:05
male. back again on fat slab.  
21/01/22BlackcapCalcot, Reading1C McEwan
08:20
male. Feeding in Yew tree in front garden. SU6671.  
20/01/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
12:40
male in Broomhill garden per Andrea Williams.  
20/01/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:25
male. feeding on Fat Slab and fat crumbs on the ground underneath- interesting view from above -(mice eat on feeder overnight) until seen off by male blackbird.  
18/01/22BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
11:57
m. On garden apple tree.  
18/01/22BlackcapEmmer Green1A B Tomczynski
10:50
m. In garden.  
17/01/22BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
10:00
male observed in own Broomhill garden, per Hazel Clews.  
17/01/22BlackcapMaidenhead1B D Clews
10:00
male photographed on bird feeder in Oaken Grove garden, per Sarah Luton. SU875821.  
17/01/22BlackcapEmmer Green1M F Walford
11:08
male. At the sunflower hearts in the garden.  
17/01/22BlackcapCalcot, Reading1C McEwan
09:45
male. Feeding on Yew berries in front gatden. SU6671.  
16/01/22BlackcapEarley2R Reedman
14:00
m. Male first since New Year. Female a daily visitor to feeders since before a Christmas. SU744697.  
16/01/22BlackcapSummerleaze Lake1C Carlaw
10:27
fem. SU893824.  
16/01/22BlackcapEarley2R H Stansfield
11:47
m. On my garden feeder. First of the year!  
15/01/22BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:48
male. welcome return to Fat Slab Feeder , filling up as no tits etc present.  
14/01/22BlackcapMaidenhead1B D Clews
11:55
female in garden in The Pagoda, per Sandra Storey.