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You searched for all sightings reported between 01/01/2021 and 31/12/2021.

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
14/10/21HobbyWargrave1M J Hubbard
15:03
Over headed South East. SU777779.  
11/10/21HobbyLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1F J Cottington
14:00
juv. Late bird hunting local airspace for over an hour.  
04/10/21HobbyFleethill Farm2J C Morgan
10:00
Seen with RD. Private site, view only from footpath.  
03/10/21HobbyFleethill Farm1J D Savage
12:40
imm. Catching dragonflies over trees to the north of the site. Private site, view only from footpath.  
02/10/21HobbyLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:00
 
29/09/21HobbyEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
09:40
Ad, heading W. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
28/09/21HobbyBattlemead Common1D Fuller
16:32
juv. juvenile Hobby hawking over the common for insects seen close at times. SU905838.  
28/09/21HobbyMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Tomczynski
15:30
juv f/w. Hawking over and along canal.  
26/09/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1J Carson
10:44
Flying around over Manor Lake. Please only view from the public footpath.  
22/09/21HobbyGorrick Plantation3E Napper
15:30
Adult feeding 2 Juveniles Dragonfly at top of Pine Tree.  
19/09/21HobbyFleethill Farm1P Bright-Thomas
18:00
Feeding along copse edge to N. Private site, view only from footpath.  
19/09/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1P Bright-Thomas
16:20
Over Manor lake, then south. Please only view from the public footpath.  
17/09/21HobbyLangley Mead1S Lynch
18:40
SU732670.  
15/09/21HobbyHigh Wood, Earley1D Tainton
07:02
Hawking small group of House Martins. SU750724.  
13/09/21HobbyCrookham Common1M J Dear
14:39
Please keep to the main paths.  
13/09/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes2R F Milligan
10:00
Ad m & Juv, Manor lake, then W. Please only view from the public footpath.  
11/09/21HobbyWokingham1P O'Neill
16:00
High over Ashridge Meadows, heading vaguely north.  
10/09/21HobbyFleethill Farm2J C Morgan
11:00
seen over 9 with RD. Private site, view only from footpath.  
10/09/21HobbyEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes3J M Clark
11:30
at least 2 juvs; catching dragonflies. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
07/09/21HobbyFobney Meadow1R C Price
16:00
v v v high then headed off South.  
07/09/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1P Kendall
11:00
Hawking over west end of New Workings for a few minutes, then moved into Hampshire. Please only view from the public footpath.  
07/09/21HobbyLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1E Charlson
09:00
 
06/09/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes2R F Milligan
09:25
Ad m, perched at the top of a silver birch above the southern owl box and juv later at the west end of the diggings eating a dragonfly. Please only view from the public footpath.  
05/09/21HobbyCrowthorne Wood2D Sussex
15:45
Angrily dive bombing a passing Buzzard.  
04/09/21HobbyLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1J E Warren
SU782730.  
04/09/21HobbySonning Meadows2A B Tomczynski
15:00
Adult and Juvenile. Lots of calling. Aerial food pass observed.  
02/09/21HobbyTheale1G Sumner
18:35
Over the High Sttreet.  
02/09/21HobbyCompton Downs1M J Dear
16:03
 
02/09/21HobbyEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes1T Callister
15:30
Please only view from the public bridleway.  
02/09/21HobbyPadworth2G Sumner
15:18
Over Silver Lane briefly.  
02/09/21HobbyPadworth Common1G Sumner
10:30
Heading east over Rectory Rd.  
01/09/21HobbyPadworth Lane GP1K E Moore
15:00
Flew over pit, heading towards recently cut barley fields.  
31/08/21HobbyLower Earley1D J Mills
09:20
Opposite ASDA - Seen briefly flying fast & straight , a little above roof height , heading SE . Dark , hawk shape with no sign of colour , light poor. new local tick.  
30/08/21HobbyCompton Downs1N J Bucknell
15:55
south over Ridgeway at Compton Gallops.  
28/08/21HobbyCow Down, West Ilsley1A B Tomczynski
13:00
Please be aware that there has been a spate of car break-ins at the car park on the ridgeway at Bury Down recently.  
28/08/21HobbyCompton Downs2R Dawson
10:45
One at 10:45 and joined by a second bird at 11:00.  
27/08/21HobbyCrookham Common1P Brant
18:10
Please keep to the main paths.  
27/08/21HobbyRoden Downs1A B Merrick
10:00
Ranging widely.  
26/08/21HobbyLower Farm GP1N Cleere
09:00
mobbing a Peregrine.  
23/08/21HobbyWokingham1P O'Neill
07:30
Heading S over Warren House Rd.  
22/08/21HobbyMay's Farm, Three Mile Cross1S Lynch
09:15
over low.  
20/08/21HobbyBattlemead Common1D Fuller
18:13
juv. hunting over the seasonal flood seen from towpath. SU907837.  
20/08/21HobbyCompton4A B Merrick
16:15
Hawking over north end of village and to east of Churn Rd.  
19/08/21HobbyStreatley1N J Bucknell
16:25
ad. over Cleeve Court.  
15/08/21HobbySonning Meadows2A B Tomczynski
15:00
In flight close together calling.  
14/08/21HobbyLea Farm Lake2F J Cottington
10:00
Usual brown bird, plus adult over Lodge Wood.  
13/08/21HobbyLea Farm Lake1A B Tomczynski
15:00
 
11/08/21HobbyEnglefield1R Crawford
07:45
Made a couple of unsuccessful attempts at snatching Swallows.  
09/08/21HobbyThatcham1R Keel
18:16
West over garden. SU503674.  
08/08/21HobbyLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
07:30
The 1st year bird continues to hunt Sand Martin over the lake each morning, generally returning to the Oak behind the artificial wall.  
06/08/21HobbyStreatley1N J Bucknell
11:50
over Thames north of village chasing hirundines.  
03/08/21HobbyLowbury Hill1A B Tomczynski
14:45
 
02/08/21HobbyLea Farm Lake1B T Bennett
15:03
 
01/08/21HobbyTidmarsh1R Crawford
08:00
Flew low over M4.  
01/08/21HobbyFobney Meadow1R C Price
11:10
Hawking for insects over marsh. Then landed in ash tree at the back. Mobbed by 1 magpie and then 2 more . Hobby then took off west. Appeared over the marsh later around 12:15.  
31/07/21HobbyLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
06:25
Chased off Peregrine and returned to Oak behind Sand Martin wall. Still present 09:30.  
29/07/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1E Charlson
17:35
Chasing a Lapwing. Please only view from the public footpath.  
27/07/21HobbyLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1R C Watts
11:30
All birds seen from Ron’s Hide with Bert.  
25/07/21HobbyLea Farm Lake1M F Walford
15:02
 
22/07/21HobbyEmmbrook1P O'Neill
19:30
Circled above Eamer Crescent before heading off NE.  
22/07/21HobbyLower Farm GP1N Cleere
09:30
ad.  
21/07/21HobbyEmmbrook1P O'Neill
19:30
Hawking over Eamer Crescent for 5 mins.  
10/07/21HobbyFobney Meadow1A V Lawson
10:00
 
08/07/21HobbyCharvil3K Lanxon
21:04
Flying over St Patricks playing field and farm land catching insects.  
06/07/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R J Godden
07:30
Over East Fen. Please only view from the public footpath.  
04/07/21HobbyCompton Downs1N J Bucknell
15:00
over top of Compton Gallops.  
25/06/21HobbyBuckler's Forest1R Dawson
16:15
 
22/06/21HobbyCabbage Hill, Newell Green1B D Clews
11:55
Chasing Skylark ( unsuccessfully I think).  
22/06/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R Dawson
11:07
Low over East Fen. Please only view from the public footpath.  
20/06/21HobbySonning Meadows1A B Tomczynski
14:50
ad. Sat in large oak tree.  
13/06/21HobbyEmmbrook1P O'Neill
13:30
Flying amongst Swifts high above Eamer Crescent.  
11/06/21HobbyOckwells Park, Cox Green1B D Clews
10:30
Hunting overhead.  
11/06/21HobbySwinley Park1R Parsons
12:00
Same place as last year.  
07/06/21HobbySandford Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1P Bright-Thomas
12:30
Feeding on insects over Sandford Lake and Black Swan Lake.  
06/06/21HobbySouthcote Lock, K&A Canal, Reading1L Lewington
18:30
Probable
Sat on telephone wire for a long while.  
05/06/21HobbySwinley Park1J Crouch
18:00
Hawking for insects in usual spot.  
02/06/21HobbyThatcham1R Keel
11:45
West over garden. SU503674.  
31/05/21HobbySummerleaze GP1C Carlaw
14:43
First I've seen here in week or so. SU893824.  
28/05/21HobbyLower Farm GP1E Davies
12:30
 
28/05/21HobbyKennetmouth1R C Price
10:00
Hawking for insects over Thames, Tesco side. Then gradually moves along to Kings Meadow section.  
27/05/21HobbySwinley Park1J Crouch
19:00
It's returned. Looking disheveled perched in tree in same clearing as last year.  
27/05/21HobbyKennetmouth1R C Price
16:10
Over the rowing lake along with 40 Swift, 15 Herring Gull, 15 LBBG, 20 BH Gull, 2 Buzzard, 4 Red Kite.  
26/05/21HobbyPurley on Thames, Reading1R Crawford
10:10
Catching small prey items over the Thames.  
26/05/21HobbyNewbury1A E Hickman
16:15
Circling with a kite. Seen from.the garden. Another garden year bird at last! SU464668.  
25/05/21HobbyUfton Nervet1P Hickman
20:56
Sitting on branch in Pine at Church Plantation.  
24/05/21HobbyJubilee River2D Fuller
19:53
ad. flying together up and down the river catching mayflies. SU916803.  
24/05/21HobbyKennetmouth4R C Price
17:00
Hawking for insects at Marina mainly at tree height and below and among the boats. All ad.  
24/05/21HobbyKennetmouth1R C Price
11:45
Hawking for insects low over the Thames, in the tops of trees and over the back of the Rowing Lake. Did a circuit for about 20 mins.  
23/05/21HobbyOdney Club, Cookham1B D Clews
10:30
 
21/05/21HobbyLower Farm GP2M J Dear
08:19
 
19/05/21HobbyKennetmouth2R C Price
12:30
Over Kennetmouth hawking for insects then drifted east along the Thames.  
16/05/21HobbySummerleaze GP3C Carlaw
12:56
SU893824.  
15/05/21HobbyLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1P Bright-Thomas
11:13
2s. Perched in Ash along Loddon (opposite small wooden bridge). Strong contrast between grey mantle and brownish wings, so prob second summer.  
14/05/21HobbyLittle Sandhurst, Sandhurst1D Sussex
21:00
Hunting at dusk over a small hilltop copse and wooded gardens.  
14/05/21HobbySummerleaze GP2C Carlaw
16:01
SU893824.  
13/05/21HobbyMain Pit, Theale GPs1R J Godden
12:00
 
13/05/21HobbyPangbourne1R Crawford
15:00
Hawking to and fro along the Thames upstream of Whitchurch Lock & weir.  
12/05/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R Murfitt
08:45
Flew past at sewage works. Please only view from the public footpath.  
12/05/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R Murfitt
08:45
Flew past at sewage works. Please only view from the public footpath.  
11/05/21HobbyFleethill Farm1J D Savage
16:05
Performed a leisurely circuit of the site. Private site, view only from footpath.  
10/05/21HobbySandhurst1R J Godden
11:30
Flew over my garden.  
09/05/21HobbyLea Farm Lake1M F Walford
13:06
 
08/05/21HobbyReading1R C Price
20:07
Going NE over Verto roundabout.  
07/05/21HobbyCharvil CP1D Tainton
16:49
 
07/05/21HobbyGreen Park1S Robertson
13:00
flying over.  
07/05/21HobbyEarley1S Birks
10:54
On a roof. SU743721.  
06/05/21HobbyRiver Kennet, just along from Fobney Island Reserve1L Lewington
19:30
Probable
Sat on telephone wire for about five minutes then flew off. SU695718.  
07/05/21HobbyMoor Green Lakes1R J Godden
05:40
Flew west from a tree by the R Blackwater.  
05/05/21HobbySummerleaze GP2C Carlaw
16:28
Two hawking around the west end of the lake. SU893824.  
04/05/21HobbyPadworth Common1G Sumner
11:21
Over Rectory Rd.  
03/05/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R Dawson
10:00
Seen briefly from STW with JCM. Please only view from the public footpath.  
01/05/21HobbyHeron's Nest, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
15:45
Over south side then high over Bennett's Hill.  
01/05/21HobbySpeen, Newbury2R Jinks
13:15
Hawking over railway bridge.  
30/04/21HobbyBracknell1D A MacKenzie Dodds
13:45
Over north.  
29/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow1R C Price
14:00
With swifts catching insects over marsh then headed NW. Seen again west of Footpath 6 at 14:42 and 15:00. Then at 17:00 catching insects between 3rd and 4th pylon before moving off NW again.  
26/04/21HobbyCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
18:15
reported over High Road, Cookham Rise, by Derek Fry.  
26/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow1M F Walford
12:50
 
25/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow1R C Price
15:10
Between pylons 3 and 4. Not for long. Lost it low and west.  
25/04/21HobbyMoatlands GP, Theale GPs2J Bishop
14:30
 
24/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow1M F Walford
13:00
 
24/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow1R Holder
12:32
Sitting on perch near path on first ditch from A33.  
23/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow3N Rampton
12:46
Now 3 hawking.  
23/04/21HobbyFobney Meadow1N Rampton
12:41
Footpath 6 hawking.  
16/04/21HobbyNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R J Godden
11:00
One flew fast and erratically through to the north. Please only view from the public footpath.