Andrew Taylor

Location: Pangbourne

Email: taylorsorangevillas@gmail.com

Recent sightings reported by Andrew Taylor

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
07/08/22Marsh TitPangbourne1A Taylor
16:30
Visiting garden feeders. First August record here since 2003! Regular in most winters.  
04/08/22Mistle ThrushPurley on Thames, Reading6A Taylor
19:00
Presumed family group, in large field west of Sulham Wood between Purley Hall and Sulham Lane.  
24/07/22House MartinPangbourne6A Taylor
15:00
min. 6 birds seen or heard around police station. Evidence (fresh droppings underneath) of occupation of at least 6 nests.  
24/07/22House MartinStreatley6A Taylor
12:00
min. Flying around houses at eastern end of Rectory Road.  
21/07/22YellowhammerSaltney Mead, Purley2A Taylor
14:00
Singing in trees close to footpath on Purley side of Sul brook opposite Saltney Mead.  
21/07/22Reed BuntingThames Meadows, Purley2A Taylor
13:00
m. In bushes (one singing) along river bank opposite Hardwick.  
21/07/22Ruddy ShelduckPangbourne1A Taylor
16:30
On side weir of Thames in close company with an Egyptian Goose. Plumage most closely resembles juvenile in Collins, no neck ring and overall pale face without any white 'mask' markings.  
11/07/22SwiftPangbourne20A Taylor
21:00
min. Flying around over south side of village. Highest count so far this year.  
11/07/22Sedge WarblerSaltney Mead, Purley2A Taylor
09:30
m. Subdued and intermittent song from both the Pangbourne and Purley sides of the Sul brook.  
11/07/22WhitethroatSaltney Mead, Purley1A Taylor
09:30
m. Singing from bushes on the Purley side of the Sul brook.  

Recent photos by Andrew Taylor

Black-headed Gull