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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. Please only view from the public 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. Please only view from the public 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! Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please only view from the public footpath.  
30/05/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2J E Andrews
06:30
main road side of pit, sporadic singing. Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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
Please only view from the public footpath.  
07/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common3R Young
09:30
Woodland opposite entrance to common. At least three different birds heard. Maybe more. . Please keep to the main paths.  
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
Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
04/05/21NightingaleBurghfield GPs5S Robertson
12:31
4 heard, one seen well.  
03/05/21NightingaleCrookham Common1R Gilham
12:00
Singing N/W of pools. Please keep to the main paths.  
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
Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please only view from the public footpath.  
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
Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please only view from the public footpath.  
25/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2R Keel
07:00
Please keep to the main paths.  
24/04/21NightingaleMain Pit, Theale GPs1L Ellams
15:43
Heard only, left of gate.  
24/04/21NightingaleCrookham Common2P Anderson
09:00
Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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
Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please keep to the main paths.  
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
Please only view from the public footpath.  
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. Please only view from the public footpath.  
07/04/21NightingaleSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1D Andrews
11:15
Signing. Seen with j Andrews sorry Richard Crawford. Please only view from the public footpath.