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

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
18/07/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs3J E Andrews
07:30
alarm calls and croaking, 1 seen on footpath.  
13/06/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs10J E Andrews
08:00
minimum, short burst of song from 3 different birds, 3 well grown young being fed by ad at 1 , croaking from 2 others, and alarm calls, lots of croaking and begging by Moulds yard, adults kept returning to same bush, also 1 constantly singing along main footpath.  
09/06/21NightingaleCrookham Common2R Young
10:30
Still there, singing in the woods at the eastern end of the car park on the Thatcham to Brimpton road. Really loud!  
07/06/21NightingaleTheale1J Lerpiniere
17:44
Full song on roundabout 14:30hrs. SU6370.  
07/06/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Crawford
07:25
Singing, under the pylon.  
07/06/21NightingaleSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1P Bright-Thomas
09:40
Hopped out onto Berry's Lane from S side as our car approached, then safely into undergrowth on pit side.  
30/05/21NightingaleBrimpton GP1B Lyle
09:30
Wasing lane.  
30/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs6J E Andrews
06:30
along footpath, lots of croaking from 4 different presumed nests, only 2 singing, both together on same branch.  
30/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2J E Andrews
06:30
main road side of pit, sporadic singing.  
28/05/21NightingaleSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs2A Taylor
14:00
Both singing quite strongly.  
28/05/21NightingaleCharvil CP1E Charlson
21:26
 
28/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
11:01
 
27/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common2R Young
07:30
Still singing in the trees opposite entrance to the common.  
23/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs4R Crawford
07:00
Singing, pylon area.  
21/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
08:45
 
19/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common1R Young
12:00
Singing. In woods opposite gate to the common.  
17/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs6R Crawford
21:10
Singing, pylon area.  
16/05/21NightingaleMoatlands Main Lake, Theale GPs2M F Walford
12:35
 
16/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
12:04
 
15/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs5R Crawford
21:00
Pylon area, possibly a sixth bird singing too.  
15/05/21NightingalePadworth Lane GP1J Lerpiniere
12:17
Occasional notes between the rain.  
15/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
10:40
 
14/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs2J Taylor
14:52
 
14/05/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs12R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
13/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2M P Mckeown
19:30
They seem to have decreased recently. in say the nineties I would have heard 7 or 8 at least. More regular visitors might have a more accurate assessment.  
11/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common3M Norman
21:15
male. Singing strongly for about 30 minutes, one just east of the car park, two about half the distance to the gate onto the common. SU521645.  
10/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
14:05
 
09/05/21NightingaleEnborne1R Crawford
14:30
Singing in scrub at edge of village.  
09/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common2M Norman
15:30
2 Singing males about 30 yards apart to the west of the Crookham Common car park. One posed nicely for photos in a small willow bush. SU521645.  
09/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Keel
09:30
Showing well, singing in the open. With DRK.  
08/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
15:44
 
08/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
13:13
 
07/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common3R Young
09:30
Woodland opposite entrance to common. At least three different birds heard. Maybe more. .  
07/05/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1R Crawford
06:00
Singing.  
07/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs5R Crawford
05:10
Singing, between gate & pylon.  
05/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs3S Cullura
17:00
 
03/05/21NightingaleBowdown Woods Nature Reserve1B D Clews
08:15
singing.  
03/05/21NightingaleMoor Copse1B D Clews
07:45
singing.  
03/05/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs3B D Clews
07:00
At Fox and Hounds end.  
05/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common1R Young
11:00
male. Singing in the trees, close to the larger car park off the Brimpton Road.  
04/05/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs5S Robertson
12:31
4 heard, one seen well.  
03/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common1R Gilham
12:00
Singing N/W of pools.  
03/05/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1I Davidson
12:48
male. Singing briefly.  
03/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
11:22
 
03/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
10:40
 
02/05/21NightingaleWest of Church Lane, Finchampstead 1B Dickinson
14:00
Male singing, heard and seen. SU793636.  
02/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common3M J Mitchell
11:29
All singing near to the car park. None found west of Old Thornford Road on the main part of the common.  
02/05/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs3D A MacKenzie Dodds
10:05
Singing superbly and loudly in thickets under electricity wires at SW corner of lake. SU650698.  
02/05/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2D A MacKenzie Dodds
09:53
around butterfly bank.  
01/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs3S Cullura
16:30
m. On footpath between Searles Farm Lane and Kirton Farm cottages. Three singing in scrub, one seen.  
30/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1S Cullura
12:30
Singing in scrub by path on south side of lake.  
30/04/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs1S Cullura
11:50
Singing in scrub by entrance to Burghfield Lake by Mould reclamation yard.  
30/04/21NightingaleMortimer's Meadow, Dinton Pastures CP1M F Walford
17:12
Singing from the fenced off bluebell area east of the pylon.  
30/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common1M J Dear
07:41
 
29/04/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs4C Lamsdell
male.  
27/04/21NightingaleMoatlands Main Lake, Theale GPs1C Feltham
07:50
m. singing and showing well at the Water Ski Centre, possibly another male 75yards or so, down the track towards the K&A canal.  
27/04/21NightingaleMoatlands Car Park Pit, Theale GPs1C Feltham
07:20
m. singing from the car-park (with rubbish in it) at the entrance to the ski centre.  
27/04/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1R Crawford
06:30
Singing, butterfly bank.  
26/04/21NightingaleTheale Lakes Business Park1M Terry
13:05
Singing in scrub by the underground tank.  
26/04/21NightingaleBrimpton GP2K G White
08:15
male. Singing from opposite ends of the lakes. SU568653.  
25/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs5D Andrews
15:25
Calling good. See 3 of them nice view.  
25/04/21NightingaleBurghfield Mill GP, Theale GPs1J E Andrews
09:30
 
25/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs8J E Andrews
08:30
including 1 singing at Moulds yard.  
25/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2R Keel
07:00
 
24/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1L Ellams
15:43
Heard only, left of gate.  
24/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2P Anderson
09:00
 
24/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1C McEwan
12:35
Singing in scrub near towpath. SU6570.  
24/04/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs10R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
24/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs3R Holder
08:21
Under pylon.  
23/04/21NightingaleMoatlands GP, Theale GPs1R Crawford
11:00
Singing, as close to the M4 as it's possible to get! With so much suitable habitat around why do they pick such noisy spots to set up home?  
23/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Parsons
09:30
Between gate and pylon.  
23/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2R Young
08:15
Singing in trees and bushes on the far end of the common. Saw one briefly as it flew into the woods.  
22/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Reedman
12:45
Singing above gate opposite Hosehill in full view on a bare branch. Our first sighting for a few years! SU650698.  
22/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2I Quelch
07:30
Behind car park near Thornford road.  
17/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs2K E Moore
14:00
With NR/TAG On south side.  
21/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs8R Crawford
07:30
Six between gate & pylon, two canal side.  
21/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2S Wearing
08:00
Singing by road next to car park.  
20/04/21NightingaleMoatlands GP, Theale GPs1C Feltham
19:05
Singing. In the copse by the fisherman's car park by the paved road.  
20/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2R Keel
08:30
Singing near car park. With MJD.  
20/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1C McEwan
07:30
Calling from south side in vicinity of the pylon. SU6570.  
19/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs4S Wearing
08:00
 
19/04/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs4S Robertson
12:15
3 heard, 1 seen nicely.  
18/04/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1A Harvey
16:51
far end of lake singing in top of bushes.  
18/04/21NightingaleMoatlands GP, Theale GPs1C McEwan
10:15
Singing near waterski club. SU663706.  
18/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs3R C Watts
09:10
At least out in the open great views at least singing.  
17/04/21NightingaleCabbage Hill, Newell Green1M Green
11:00
Singing in same spot for 15mins but couldn’t locate!  
18/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Holder
09:14
 
17/04/21NightingaleHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1R Holder
11:00
 
18/04/21NightingaleMoatlands GP, Theale GPs2R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
18/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2M J Mitchell
08:27
Singing, opposite car park. Two seen on ground.  
17/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs6R Crawford
00:20
Singing, five on north side.  
15/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
18:40
full song, SE corner.  
14/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs4R Crawford
07:00
North side, including three in same bramble patch trying to out-sing each other.  
13/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
19:30
Calls, croaking and some phrases of song, actively feeding all the while.  
12/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Crawford
14:40
Just a few notes and a couple of croaks heard.  
11/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs3J E Andrews
07:00
 
09/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
18:45
singing SE corner.  
07/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J E Andrews
11:30
sporadic singing on and off until 1:30 when it started singing really well,( just passed the small triangle pit ), Seen with D Andrews, R Sajdak.  
07/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1D Andrews
11:15
Signing. Seen with j Andrews sorry Richard Crawford.