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  • 28th - Riddlesdown: 15 Skylarks (many singing), 4 Bullfinches, Siskin, Meadow Pipit, 4 Redwings, 2 Stock Doves. (JB)
  • 28th - Kimgs Wood: Buzzard calling, 1 Marsh Tit heard, 6 Redwings. (JB)
  • 28th - New Addington (Rowdown area). 1 Peregrine initially perched on pylons near the substation, then hunting over fields and Rowdown Wood when it put up several hundred Woodpigeons. 3 Skylarks singing plus a flock of at least 20 disturbed from a field. (JB)
  • 28th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 8 Greylag Goose over, 6 Shoveler, Snipe, 6 Common Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 6 Stock Dove, 3 Collared Dove, Grey Wagtail, 43 Fieldfare, 3 Redwing, 3 Goldcrest (JAH)
  • 27th - Waddon Ponds: 2 Mute Swan,1 Greyleg Goose,61 Canada Goose 2 Gadwall,12 Mallard,27 Pochard,22 Tufted,2 Little Grebe,3 Moorhen,44 Coot,42 Black-headed Gull ,2 Common Gull,2 Herring Gull,4 Woodpigeon,1 Ring-necked Parakeet,1 Carrion Crow,1 Starling,1 Goldfinch, (Dave Warren)
  • 27th - South Norwood Lake (late am/early pm): 38 species, incl 1 Little Grebe, pair Gt Crested Grebe, c65 Black-headed Gull, 3 ad & 1 imm Common Gull, 2 Collared Dove, 2 Gt Spotted Woodpecker, 18 Magpie in one oak tree, pair Jackdaw, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Nuthatch, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Redwing (GH)
  • 27th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 12 Shoveler, Pochard, 2 Snipe, 5 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Stock Dove, Pied Wagtail, 27 Fieldfare, 4 Redwing, 2 Mistle Thrush (JAH)
  • 26th - Park Hill Park: 8 Siskin (J Parish)
  • 26th-Top of Pollards Hill South-pair Blackcap at bird table "for a while"-2 Redwing (per MJN)
  • 26th - Queen's Road Cemetery, Thornton Heath (late am): 1 hour watch produced 25 species, incl 1 Sparrowhawk (heard), 1 Common Gull (pirating B-h Gulls), 1 Gt Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Jay, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Coal Tit, 1 Fieldfare (GH)
  • 26th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 11 Shoveler, Pochard, Sparrowhawk, 5 Common Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, Stock Dove, Collared Dove, 43 Fieldfare, 2 Redwing, 3 Redpoll (JAH)
  • 26th - Thornton Heath: Colour ringed Blackbird in garden again. (Terry & Linda O)
  • 25th - Waddon Ponds: 12.00-01.00 2 Mute Swan,31 Canada Goose,1 Gadwall,23 Mallard,27 Pochard,22 Tufted Duck,2 Little Grebe,7 Moorhen,50 Coot,10 Black-headed Gull,1 Herring Gull,50+Feral Pigeon,23 Woodpigeon,3 Carrion Crow,4 Goldfinch, (Dave Warren)
  • 25th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 3 Shoveler, Pochard, Water Rail, 13 Common Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, Stock Dove, Collared Dove, 2 Meadow Pipit, Grey Wagtail, 30+ Fieldfare, Redwing (JAH)
  • 25th - Thornton Heath: Colour-ringed Blackbird in Virginia Road garden. Appears to have been ringed in The Netherlands in June 2012. (Terry and Linda O)
  • 24th - Chepstow Rise: female Blackcap in garden (John Parish)
  • 24th - Farthing Downs: Large flock of mixed carrion crows and jackdaws in a field adjacent to FD, plus on the Downs themselves 1 kestrel, 2 bullfinches over, 1 chaffinch, flock of circa 20 goldfinches, 5 long tailed tits, 1 coal tit, 2 nuthatch, 2 dunnock plus usuals. (David Hayes)
  • 24th - Stambourne Woodland Walk, Upper Norwood (mid am): disappointing 21 species only, incl 1 Gt Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 2/3 Goldcrest, 5 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Song Thrush (GH)
  • 24th - South Norwood Lake (9.15-10.55): very quiet - 35 species, incl 1 Little Grebe, pair Gt Crested Grebe, c70 Black-headed Gull, 3 ad & 2 imm Common Gull, 2 Collared Dove, 1 Gt Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jackdaw, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Redwing (GH)
  • 24th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 5 Shoveler, Pochard, Water Rail, Snipe, 130+ Black-headed Gull, 8 Common Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 imm. Herring Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Collared Dove, 26 Fieldfare, Redwing, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Jackdaw (JAH)
  • 23rd - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-10:30hrs) pair Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 3m 3f Shoveler, 25 Tufted Duck, c70 Black-headed Gull, 6ad 2imm Common Gull, 3imm Herring Gull,12 Redwing, 1 Song Thrush, Jackdaw, 2 Jay, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 singing Dunnock, 2 House Sparrow, 12+ Long-tailed Tit, 2 Siskin, 3 singing Chaffinch, Goldfinch, 5/6 Greenfinch, (JW/GH)
  • 23rd - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, Water Rail, 11 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Collared Dove, 20 Fieldfare, 2 Redwing, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 5 Siskin (JAH)
  • 22nd - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-10:30hrs) 1 Mute Swan, pair Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 1m 1f Shoveler, c70 Black-headed Gull, 3ad 1imm Common Gull, 1imm Herring Gull, 2/3 Song Thrush, Jackdaw, 1 Redwing, c12 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Goldcrest, 1f Blackcap, 2 Siskin, 2 singing Dunnock, 3 singing Chaffinch, Goldfinch, 3 House Sparrow, (JW/GH)
  • 21st - South Norwood Lake:(09:00-10:30hrs) 1 Great Crested Grebe, 20 Tufted Duck, c60 Black-headed Gull, 3imm Herring Gull, 1ad 3 imm Common Gull, 2 Fieldfare, 1 singing Song Thrush,6 Long-tailed Tit, 1singing Coal Tit, 5 House Sparrow, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 singing Dunnock, Chaffinch Greenfinch Goldfinch, (JW)
  • 20th - South Norwwod CP: Peregrine over, pair of Kestrels 'interacting', 1 Chiffchaff calling near lake. (JB)
  • 20th - South Norwood Lake, (09:00-10:30hrs) pair Great Crested Grebe, 1 Greylag Goose (5mins then flew off S/SE) 38 Tufted Duck, 2m 1f Shoveler, c40 Black Headed Gull, pair Jackdaw, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Fieldfare, 18 Redwing, 1 Song Thrush, 3 singing Dunnock, 2 House Sparrow 2 Siskin, 3 singing Chaffinch, 3 Greenfinch, Goldfinch, ( John Watson)
  • 19th - South Norwood Lake (early pm): very quiet - 31 species, incl pair Gt Crested Grebe, c75 Black-headed Gull, 3 imm Common Gull, pair Jackdaw, 3 Goldcrest, 1 Coal Tit, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Song Thrush (GH)
  • 18th - Farthing Downs: 1 Woodpigeon,2 Carrion Crow,1 Long-tailed Tit,1 Robin,1 Dunnock,1 Chaffinch,40+Goldfinch,1 Yellowhammer,(D W)
  • 18th - Foxley Wood:1 Tawny Owl,(D W)
  • 18th - Cullesden Rd: 5 Siskin,1 Jay,1 Carrion Crow,1 Ring-necked Parakeet,(D W)
  • 17th - Farthing Downs: Song thrushes in full song and 1 mistle thrush, 2 skylarks also singing, 2 dunnocks singing, 1 chaffinch singing, long tailed tits, great and blue tits, 1 greenfinch over, 1 siskin over, 2 great spotted woodpeckers drumming in Devilsden Wood, also there 2 stock doves, (very nice to see). 1 yellowhammer. (David Hayes)
  • 17th - Whitehorse Meadow, South Norwood (11.45-12.45): 23 species, incl 2 Gt Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 2 Jackdaw, pair Goldcrest, 1 Fieldfare, 1 Song Thrush, 1/2 Bullfinch (GH)
  • 17th - South Norwood Country Park: Little Egret briefly in Harrington Road stream (JAH)
  • 16th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-11:00hrs) pair Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, c70 Black-headed Gull, 6 Common Gull, 28 Tufted Duck, 2 Fieldfare, pair Mistle Thrush, 3 singing Song Thrush, 1f Sparrowhawk, 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker (3 drumming), 1 Collared Dove, 6 House Sparrow, 1 Coal Tit, c12 Long-tailed Tit, 5 Goldcrest, 3 Siskin, 4/5 singing Chaffinch, Goldfinch, c6 Greenfinch (JW/GH)
  • 16th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 2 Shoveler, 4 Common Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, Stock Dove, c70 Fieldfare, 2 Redwing, Mistle Thrush, Goldcrest, Siskin, 2 Bullfinch, Reed Bunting (JAH)
  • 15th - Foxley Wood; Tawny Owl,(D W)
  • 15th - Addington: Fields by Kent Gate Way. c100 Linnets in stubble, c40 Goldfinches, c50 Starlings, c20 Fieldfares, 8 Redwings, 3 Mistle Thrushes, 7 Stock Doves, 5 Pied Wagtails, 2 Pheasants. (JB)
  • 15th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-11:00hrs) 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 26 Tufted Duck, c60 Black-headed Gull, 6 ad 1 imm Common Gull, 1 imm Herring Gull, 1f Kestrel, 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Collared Dove, 2 Redwing, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 singing Song Thrush, c12 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 4 House Sparrow, 2 Siskin, 4 singing Chaffinch, c4 Greenfinch, Goldfinch, (JW/GH)
  • 15th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 4 Shoveler, Little Grebe, pr Kestrel, 3 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Stock Dove, 72 Fieldfare, 3 Redwing (JAH)
  • 14th - Waddon Ponds: 3 Mute Swan,30+Canada Goose,20+Mallard,19 Pochard,30+Tufted Duck,1 Grey Heron,2 Little Grebe,10+Moorhen,30+Coot,20+Black-headed Gull(Ringed VBA),4 Herring Gull,100+Feral Pigeon,5 Woodpigeon,3 Ring-necked Parakeet,1 Carrion Crow,1 Goldcrest,(DAVE WARREN)
  • 14th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-10:45hrs) 1 Great Crested Grebe, 30 Tufted Duck, c70 Black-headed Gull, 1 ad Lesser Black-backed Gull, 5 ad 1 imm Common Gull, 2 imm Herring Gull, 1f Kestrel, pair Mistle Thrush, 4 singing Song Thrush, 3 Jay, 3 Jackdaw, 2 singing Dunnock, 2 Goldcrest, 3 singing Chaffinch, Goldfinch, 2 House Sparrow (JW/GH)
  • 13th - Waddon Ponds; 12.15-01.15 3 Mute Swan,1 Greylag Goose,27 Canada Goose,2 Gadwall,20+Mallard,10 Pochard,20+ Tufted Duck,2 Little Grebe,10+ Moorhen,30+ Coot,23 Black-Headed Gull,1 Herring Gull,100+ Feral Pigeon,5 Woodpigeon,3 Collared,1 Goldcrest, (Dave Warren)
  • 13th - Shirley (Hartland Way): 13 Waxwings at 2pm (Sheila Mason) Could be related to a flock of 30 in Courtfield Rise/Addington Road,West Wickham about 1pm - info from Mike Netherwood.
  • 13th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-10:55hrs) 1 Great Crested Grebe, 26 Tufted Duck, c100 Black-headed Gull, 7 Common Gull, 3imm Herring Gull, 2 Fieldfare, 3 Redwing, 2 Song Thrush (singing), 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch, 4 Goldcrest, c12 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Dunnock (singing), Chaffinch, Greenfinch Goldfinch, 2 House Sparrow (JW/GH)
  • 13th - South Norwood Country Park: 4 Shoveler, Sparrowhawk, 2 Snipe, 5 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Stock Dove, Collared Dove, 11 Fieldfare, Goldcrest (JAH)
  • 12th - Foxley Wood;3 Woodpigeon,10 Magpie,3 Carrion Crow,2 Blue Tit,2 Great Tit,2 Long-Tailed Tit,1 Nuthatch,1 Treecreeper,5 Starling,5 Blackbird,5 Redwing,1 Dunnock,1 Song Thrush (D W)
  • 12th - Cullesden Rd; 1 Magpie,1 Goldcrest,2 Coal tit,1 Robin,1 Greenfinch (D W)
  • 12th - Lloyd Park:7 Meadow Pipit (P Phillips)
  • 12th - South Norwood Lake (early pm): (surrounding grounds now partly re-opened) - very quiet, 1 Little Grebe, 100+ Black-headed Gull, 6 ad & 1 imm Common Gull, 1 ad & 1 imm Herring Gull, 1 Jackdaw, 2 Coal Tit (singing), 1 Nuthatch (singing), 2 Dunnock (singing) (GH)
  • 12th - Pollards Hill South: A pair of Great Spot& single Nuthatch on garden feeders (MJN)
  • 12th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 4 Shoveler, Sparrowhawk, 2 Kestrel, Peregrine carrying prey, heading west 8.30am, 6 Common Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Stock Dove, Collared Dove, 3 Fieldfare, Jackdaw, 3 Redpoll, 2 Bullfinch (JAH)
  • 11th - Waddon Ponds: 1.00-2.00 3 Mute Swan,4 Canada Goose,20+ Mallard,20 Pochard,20+ Tufted Duck,1 Grey Heron,1 Little Grebe,10+ Moorhen,30+ Coot,20+ Black-Headed Gull,1 Common Gull,1 Herring Gull,10 Woodpigeon,1 Collared Dove,1 Carrion Crow,2 Blue Tit,5 Starling,2 Blackbird,13 Goldfinch,(Dave Warren)
  • 11th - South Norwood Country Park: 5 Greylag Goose over, Bullfinch (JAH)
  • 10th - South Norwood Lake (late am): little on offer in the rain, except 2 Cormorant, 1 Great Crested Grebe, c110 Black-headed Gull, 6 ad Common Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 3 Jackdaw, 2 Goldcrest and c75 Starling (GH)
  • 10th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, Great Crested Grebe, 3 Shoveler, 2 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Stock Dove, 2 Collared Dove, c40 Fieldfare, Redwing, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail (JAH)
  • 10th - Waddon Ponds: WeBS count 08:20 - 09:10. 19 Pochard (13m 6f), 23 Tufted Ducks, 5 Little Grebes (incl a pair displaying), 3 Mute Swans, 12 Canada Geese, 57 Coots, 28 Mallards, 17 Moorhens, 117 Black-headed Gulls (incl ringed VBA, TO9 and a metal ring including 288 - not BTO), 63 Feral Pigeons. EEverythig took off at one point as a large corvid flew over! 20+ Goldfinches, 26+ Starlings, 2 Dunnocks singing. (JB)
  • 10th - Wandle Park: WeBS count. Wandle still appears to be in trouble with barriers and pumping taking place. 31 Black-headed Guls, 3 Commmon Gulls, 70+ Starlings, 2 Pied wagtails. (JB)
  • 9th - South Norwood Country Park: 86 Fieldfare, 5 Redwing, Mistle Thrush, Linnet, 2 Siskin (JAH)
  • 8th - South Norwood Lake (late am): most of the grounds currently "out of bounds" to the public, except for the path round the lake itself & parts of the woodland area on the northern fringe. So, very little of note to report! (GH)
  • 8th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 11 Shoveler, Sparrowhawk, 5 Common Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, Stock Dove, Collared Dove, 91 Fieldfare, 2 Redwing, 2 Coal Tit, 7 Siskin, Bullfinch (JAH)
  • 7th - Waddon Ponds: 12.30-01.30 3 Mute Swan,1 Greyleg Goose,34 Canada Goose,40+Mallard,10 Pochard,1 Grey Heron,3 Little Grebe,40 Coot,20+ Black-headed Gull,(ringed VBA Den and ST295.381 Fin)3 Common Gull,2 Herring Gull,50+ Feral Pigeon,4 Woodpigeon,2 Collared Dove,4 Ring-necked Parakeet,1 Magpie,2 Carrion Crow,8 Starling,2 Blackbird 1 Chaffinch,1 Goldfinch ( Dave Warren)
  • 7th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-10:45hrs) 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 26 Tufted Duck, 6m 4f Shoveler, 2 Cormorant, c50 Black-headed Gull, 2ad 1imm Common Gull, 1 imm Herring Gull, 1f Kestrel, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Redwing, 3 singing Song Thrush, 3 Goldcrest, 1 Collared Dove, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 2 pair Coal Tit, 4 House Sparrow, 3 singing Chaffinch, c20 Goldfinch, Greenfinch (JW/GH)
  • 7th - South Norwood Country Park: Mute Swan, 2 Shoveler, 2 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 3 Collared Dove, 65 Fieldfare, 9 Song Thrush, Redwing, Mistle Thrush, 2 Goldcrest, Jackdaw, 3 Siskin, Bullfinch (JAH)
  • 6th - Waddon Ponds: 3 Mute Swan,1 Greylag Goose,26 Canada Goose,20+ Mallard,14 Pochard,18 Tufted Duck,1 Little Grebe,10+ Moorhen,20+Coot,50+ Black-headed Gull,3 ringed T28A,T09,VBA,2 Common Gull,3 Herring Gull,50+Feral Pigeon,10 Woodpigeon,4 Collared Dove,2 Ring-necked Parakeet,2 Carrion Crow,1 Blue Tit,8 Starling,5 Goldfinch, (Dave Warren)
  • 6th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-11:00hrs) 27 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, c100 Black-headed Gull, 3adult 1imm Common Gull, 1imm Herring Gull, 1f Kestrel, 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1 drumming), c60 Fieldfare, c40 Redwing, 3 Mistle Thrush, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Goldcrest, 12+ Long-tailed Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 2 House Sparrow, 3/4 Greenfinch, c8 Chaffinch (1 singing), c20 Goldfinch (JW/GH)
  • 5th - Farthing Down: 11.00-11.30 6+ Woodpigeon,4+ Magpie,15+Carrion Crow,4 Blue Tit,2 Great Tit,2 Blackbird,5 Robin,1 Dunnock,2 Greenfinch m/f,1 Bullfinch (Dave Warren)
  • 5th - South Norwood Country Park: Pochard, 3 Kestrel, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Collared Dove, 5 Jackdaw, Coal Tit (JAH)
  • 5th - South Norwood Lake: (09:00-11:00hrs) c70 Black-headed Gull, 2imm 4ad Common Gull, 2 imm Herring Gull, 3 Cormorant, 32 Tufted Duck. 6m 4f Shoveler, 1f Kestrel, c50 Fieldfare, 6 Redwing, pair Mistle Thrush, 1 Song Thrush (singing), 2 Goldcrest, 1 Nuthatch, 5 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1 drumming), pair Jackdaw, c12 Long-tailed Tit, Chaffinch, Greenfinch, c30 Goldfinch, 4 House Sparrow (JW/GH)
  • 4th - South Norwood Lake (late am/early pm): 6m 4f Shoveler, 3 Cormorant, Sparrowhawk (heard), <100 Black-headed Gull, 6 ad & 2 imm Common Gull, 1 ad Herring Gull, 1 Collared Dove, 1 Green Woodpecker, 3 Jackdaw, 20 Fieldfare, 5 Redwing (GH)
  • 4th - South Norwood Country Park: 2 Mute Swan, 5 Shoveler, Sparrowhawk, 6 Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Stock Dove, Collared Dove, 17 Fieldfare, Coal Tit, 2 Jackdaw, 30+ Siskin (JAH)
  • 2nd - Farthing Downs: 3 redwings over, song thrushes singing, 1 kestrel hunting, goldcrest, 2 coal tits, ring necked parakeets, 7 long tailed tits, 1 nuthatch, 1 siskin over, 2 bullfinches. (David Hayes)
  • 2nd - South Norwood Lake (early pm): very quiet - half the park currently closed to public. 34 species, incl 2m 1f Shoveler, 2 Cormorant, c75 Black-headed Gull, 8 ad & 1 1st winter Common Gull, 2 ad Herring Gull, 2 pairs of Jackdaw, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Nuthatch, pair Mistle Thrush (GH)
  • 2nd - South Norwood Country Park: 2 Mute Swan, 2 Greylag Goose over, 2 Shoveler, Cormorant, Sparrowhawk, 3 Kestrel, 2 Common Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Collared Dove, 7 Fieldfare, Goldcrest, 11 Siskin (JAH)
  • 1st - Riddlesdown (after dusk): roost gathering of Jackdaws heard near Atwood School. Will try to count them coming in one day soon (or leaving at dawn). (JB)
  • 1st - South Norwood Lake (late am): 35 species, incl 1m 1f Shoveler, 7 Cormorant, 1m Sparrowhawk, c75 Black-headed Gull, 4 Common Gull, group of 4 Jackdaw, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Song Thrush (singing), pair Mistle Thrush (GH)

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