Dam End (06.53-07.35):-  1 Mute Swan immature, 13 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag Geese overflying, 1 Egyptian Goose, 2 Mandarin m, 4 Mallard 3m+1f, 9 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Grey Wagtail, 3 Carrion Crow [Mist hampered viewing].
West End Car Park (07.50-08.30) 1Mute Swan immature flew in probably seen earlier, 10 Greylag Geese, 5 Canada Geese, 5 Mandarin 4m+1f, 5 Mallard, 14 Great Crested Grebe, 25 Cormorant, 16 Grey Heron, 2 Stock Dove, 1 Treecreeper seen twice with nesting material.
Around feeders:- 5 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1m+1f, 3 Pheasant 1m+2f, 4 Goldfinch, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Dunnock.

West End:- 2 Mute Swan, 5 Egyptian Geese, 3 Mandarin Duck flying, 2 Buzzards mating on North Bank, 1 Stock Dove, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, Nuthatch and Treecreeper at Car Park, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldfinch, possible Blackcap heard. 2 Stoats on Pintail Bank, 1 Mink swimming seen from the bird hide. Also 1 Brimstone and 1 Peacock butterfly.  Marsh Marigold and first Bluebell in flower.
Whillets:- First tadpoles in meadow pond, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 Chiffchaff, Song Thrush heard.

[Osprey again this morning – reported on Birdguides.
Also 2 Swallows reported flying through.]
West End:-  25 Canada Geese, 5 Egyptian Geese, 1 Greylag, 2 Buzzard, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Treecreeper, 1 Brimstone butterfly. Heronry:- Active nests 32 Grey Heron and 13 Cormorant. Also 2 Swallows and a Marsh Tit were reported by others.
Whillet’s:- 2 nesting Canada Geese,  2 flyover Mandarin, Stock Dove and Great Spotted Woodpecker heard, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Jay.  Also 1 male Brimstone butterfly seen on a transect check.

Dam End:- 1 Osprey at 09:30, 1 Red Kite, 15 Canada Geese, 1 Mandarin, 2 Meadow Pipits, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Goldfinch, 1 immature Mute Swan on Lagoon.
North Bank:- 9 singing Chiffchaffs, 2 Jays.
West End:- 4 Swallows, 14 Sand Martins, 5 Egyptian Geese, 1m Tufted Duck, 2 Mandarin, 1 Goldcrest, 4 Stock Dove, 2 Chiffchaff.

22-04-21 Osprey over dam early morning – Nigel Driver

08-04-21 Osprey at Dam End – Alastair Gray

31-03-21 Osprey at Dam End 08:10 – Nigel Driver

30-03-21 Osprey at Dam End mid-afternoon – Nigel Driver

29-03-21 Osprey at Dam End – Alastair Gray. Also reported on Birdguides

28-03-21 Osprey at 09:30 Dam End – Alastair Gray

22-03-21 Osprey in morning – Brendan Lanigan

19-03-21 Osprey at 06:45 and 07:15 at Dam End – Nigel Driver.

09-03-21 Osprey caught fish at Dam End – Brendan Lanigan

08-03-21 Osprey at Dam End – Brendan Lanigan

10-10-20 juvenile Osprey at West End – Nigel Driver.

25-09-20 juv Osprey early morning over dam then flew over Admirals wood – Nigel Driver

18-09-20 Osprey at Dam End 17:30 – Brendan Lanigan

04-09-20 Osprey juvenile over dam early morning – Nigel Driver.

31-07-20 Osprey at Dam End 06:20 – Nigel Driver.

17-07-20 Osprey in a tree near reed-bed in Whillet’s – The Ringers.

06-07-20 Osprey 06:15.

02-07-20 Dam End Osprey early morning.

01-07-20 and 30-06-20 Osprey reported both days early morning coming over the Dam.

29-06-20 Dam End:- 1 Osprey appeared from the east over the Dam on its second attempt it caught a fish then flew south at 07:13 (Alastair Gray)

28-06-20  Osprey over mid reservoir between 07:05-07:23 then flew east.

24-06-20 Osprey at the Dam End around 17:30 (Brendan Lanigan).
Osprey also seen at West End at 06:00.

22-06-20 Osprey high over Whillet’s (The Ringers)

15-05-20 Osprey at West End

20-09-19 2 Ospreys at 11:00 overflying East.

15-08-19 Osprey juvenile overflying South 10:20

04-06-19 Osprey seen by Work Party.

28-04-19 Osprey seen over dam just after 4pm (John Hunt).

24-04-19 Osprey reported (Bob Taylor)

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04-09-18 Osprey flying over the West End

14-08-18 3 Ospreys (adult plus 2 young) at The Dam

29-07-18 Osprey flying over reservoir.

01-05-18 Osprey reported at 10:15 flying off to the North – anonymous on RBA and Birdguides.

02-04-18 Osprey seen at about 09:00

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04-10-17 Osprey seen by Alastair Gray about 11:30 at the West End.

09-09-17 Osprey seen by Brendan Lanigan at the Dam End 7:30 am.

04-09-17 Osprey seen by fishermen near Admiral’s Wood 7 am.

31-05-17 Osprey reported at Dam End.

08-05-17 Osprey at Dam End in morning.

04-05-17 Osprey flying NE at Dam End (about noon).

01-05-17 Osprey headed North over Dam (09:30).

27-03-17 Osprey reported at Dam End late morning.

25-03-17 2 Ospreys watched over the reservoir at 18:20 – Janet Wilkinson.

23-03-17 Osprey seen at about 9;30 am – watched for 10 minutes – Brendan Lanigan at the Fishery.