27th July 2020 seen by Bob Johnson

Dam End:-  4 Common Sandpiper, 3 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Mute Swan, 28 Mallard, 4 Moorhen, 92 Black-headed Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Herring Gull, 2 Common Tern, Green Woodpecker heard, 2 Pied Wagtail, c.40 House Martin, 4 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow plus unusually what was taken to be an all-white Swallow with a black head. Unfortunately it just flew through so limited view and no chance for a photo; but was amongst the hirundine flock fleetingly and chased by a conventional coloured Swallow.
West End:-   Pair of Great Crested Grebe feeding 4 young, 10 Grey Heron, 3 Mandarin, 11 Mallard, 1f Sparrowhawk being attacked by 2 Common Terns, 2 Buzzard, 1 Moorhen, 21 Lapwing, both Stock Dove and Chiffchaff heard.
Also Brendan Lanigan from the fishery reported a Marsh Harrier flying along North bank on the 24th July.

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