27th December 2015 seen by Peter & Bob Johnson

Whillet’s Pool: A watch of the reed-bed at roosting time from 15:00 to 16:15 – 80 Reed Buntings and c.400 Starling were counted coming into the reed-bed to roost. Also seen in the area were – 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Stock Dove, 1 Goldcrest and 1 Kingfisher. 2 Jay, 1 Treeceeper, 1 Green & 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker were all heard.  5 Fieldfare and1 Redwing flew over. Also over 50 Herring Gulls and hundreds of Black-headed Gulls flew towards the roost on reservoir. These gulls were not formally counted.

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