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DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
26/12/21BlackcapMaidenhead1B D Clews
10:00
male in garden at The Pagoda, SL6 8EU, per Sandra Storey.  
27/12/21BlackcapKeep Hatch, Wokingham1R Dawson
12:30
f. On sunflower heart chip feeders.  
27/12/21BlackcapEmmer Green1A B Tomczynski
11:19
f. In garden.  
26/12/21BlackcapCookham Dean1B D Clews
11:00
In Bradcutts Lane Garden, per David Harrison. SU880856.  
26/12/21BlackcapMaidenhead1B D Clews
12:30
In Sheephouse garden, per Deborah Mason.  
26/12/21BlackcapBoyn Hill, Maidenhead1B Crathorne
14:00
Male on feeder in garden.  
26/12/21BlackcapStreatley1N J Bucknell
11:50
male. at Rectory Road.  
26/12/21BlackcapEmmer Green1A B Tomczynski
10:00
male. In Garden on feeder with four Greenfinch.  
26/12/21BlackcapWoose Hill1E Napper
08:58
male. In neighbours tree before being spooked by a House Sparrow.  
25/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
12:12
1 m 1 f. On garden Mahonia- watching the bird life whilst peeling the sprouts.  
24/12/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
12:30
f. On garden feeders. SU905697.  
24/12/21BlackcapKennet Island, Reading2A B Tomczynski
11:00
male. M and F the other day.  
22/12/21BlackcapTilehurst1R Josey
11:29
male. In the honeysuckle looking for berries and bugs.  
21/12/21BlackcapBoyn Hill, Maidenhead1M Coon
11:55
m. Getting splashed by blackbird in birdbath. Maybe wanted to bathe but didn't wait for turn. SU872805.  
21/12/21BlackcapEmmer Green1T Pointer
09:09
Seen daily in back garden on feeders. SU709776.  
21/12/21BlackcapKennet Island, Reading2A B Tomczynski
15:34
m and f. On stretch of Foudry Brook.  
21/12/21BlackcapEarley1R Reedman
10:15
f. Seen daily at feeders for a couple of weeks.  
21/12/21BlackcapPangbourne1M Winkworth
14:36
male. In my back garden on the bird bath.  
21/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
11:27
m & f. On Mahonia Bush.  
20/12/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:10
feeding in flowering ivy climbing Hawthorn tree.  
19/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
12:30
m & f. On apples in garden.  
17/12/21BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead2B D Clews
10:31
male and female on apple, per Bill Beglow. Also seen earlier in the next street, per Jane Oxley.  
17/12/21BlackcapWoose Hill1P Bright-Thomas
08:55
m. In old blackthorn in the garden, same tree they are most often using in spring.  
16/12/21BlackcapCaversham5J J Kearns
11:21
3 m 2 f. On Mahonia and apples.  
16/12/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:00
male. feeding in back garden Ivy / Mahonia flowers / repeatedly Hawking for flies.  
15/12/21BlackcapBoyn Hill, Maidenhead2M Coon
13:45
m. On berry-less Rowan in garden, one eating ivy berries. SU872805.  
14/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
14:30
m & f. In the garden Mahonia.  
13/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
13:20
m & f. In apple tree.  
12/12/21BlackcapBoyn Hill, Maidenhead1M Coon
09:15
f. On berry-less Rowan in garden. SU872805.  
11/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
12:05
m & f. Now daily visitors to garden - apples, Mahonia or Yucca berries.  
11/12/21BlackcapTilehurst1J Lerpiniere
12:02
male. On Cotoneaster in garden. SU665742.  
10/12/21BlackcapTilehurst1R Josey
10:00
Negative news
male. First sighting of this winter.  
09/12/21BlackcapEarley1R Reedman
10:00
f. At garden feeder.  
09/12/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
12:10
male. back feeding on back garden Mahonia bushes - 1st of winter.  
09/12/21BlackcapCaversham4J J Kearns
10:07
2 m 2 f. 0n apples in apple tree.  
08/12/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
13:34
f. Both female in Apple tree.  
06/12/21BlackcapCaversham Heights, Reading1S Cullura
11:35
in garden.  
06/12/21BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
08:50
f. In apple tree.  
04/12/21BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
09:07
m. In garden apple tree.  
01/12/21BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
19:26
Male on mahonia.  
30/11/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
09:22
m & f. On garden apples. Daily visitors at the moment.  
29/11/21BlackcapCaversham2J J Kearns
09:17
m & f. Eating remaining apples on apple tree.  
28/11/21BlackcapEarley1R H Stansfield
09:41
m. In my back garden holly and birdbath. First of this winter.  
27/11/21BlackcapTilehurst1G Sumner
12:33
Pair feeding in honeysuckle . SU660746.  
24/11/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
12:30
m. On garden feeders. SU905697.  
23/11/21BlackcapEmmer Green3A B Tomczynski
11:14
2 male and 1 fem. All together feeding on honeysuckle berries.  
22/11/21BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
07:52
m. On garden yucca berries j.  
18/11/21BlackcapCaversham3J J Kearns
08:47
2 m 1 f. In garden Forsythia.  
16/11/21BlackcapCaversham3J J Kearns
09:15
2 m 1 f. On Yucca berries - wonderful.  
10/11/21BlackcapCaversham1J J Kearns
10:35
m. In garden apple tree.  
07/11/21BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
10:00
m. near Garston lock.  
07/11/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
11:55
m. On feeders. SU905697.  
05/11/21BlackcapBoyn Hill, Maidenhead1B Crathorne
08:45
male. Seen feeding on grapes left on a vine in our garden.  
02/11/21BlackcapBoyn Hill, Maidenhead1B Crathorne
09:00
male. First 'winter' blackcap in the garden this morning.  
01/11/21BlackcapEarley1R Reedman
10:31
m. Feeding on pyracantha berries. Earliest I can recall as 'winter' feeder. SU745685.  
16/10/21BlackcapView Island, R. Thames, Caversham2J J Kearns
11:25
m & f.  
11/10/21BlackcapFobney Meadow1A V Lawson
08:30
m.  
06/10/21BlackcapEmmer Green2A B Tomczynski
08:00
In garden.  
05/10/21BlackcapNature Discovery Centre, Thatcham Marsh1G Stewart
17:40
Male.  
27/08/21BlackcapMoor Green Lakes1R J Godden
08:30
f.  
21/08/21BlackcapMoor Copse1P Hickman
08:40
m.  
21/08/21BlackcapWokingham2P O'Neill
07:30
Calling east of Cantley Park.  
20/08/21BlackcapEarley1R H Stansfield
15:30
Tacking in my front garden pheasant berry.  
16/08/21BlackcapMoor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
10:00
m, in small tree right of CLN hide.  
29/07/21BlackcapEarley1R H Stansfield
12:12
f. Bathing in my garden bird bath. Also first record of a Box Tree Moth on buddleia flower head.  
27/07/21BlackcapLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP1R C Watts
16:06
f.  
16/07/21BlackcapSulhamstead Abbots1P Hickman
07:50
m. Singing. Near Jacques Lane.  
16/07/21BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
06:55
m. Near Island farm road.  
16/07/21BlackcapMaidenhead Thicket1W Hollway
07:58
fem.  
10/07/21BlackcapOckwells Park, Cox Green4B D Clews
12:11
Singing males.  
03/07/21BlackcapMaidenhead Thicket11B D Clews
10:30
All singing males.  
03/07/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:45
male. still singing as before.  
03/07/21BlackcapThames Valley Business Park3S Lynch
09:00
2m 1f. SU742746.  
02/07/21BlackcapEarley1R H Stansfield
11:47
juv. Feeding in my garden and then seen bathing in the birdbath.  
02/07/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:38
male. heard only - still belting out song in original territory.  
01/07/21BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs7R Crawford
16:00
Singing, between gate & pylon. Also, Marbled White seen.  
01/07/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
09:17
male. One unseen singing as before , other near ASDA quietly feeding in bushes in house back garden.  
29/06/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:15
male. singing much louder than Mon, same place.  
28/06/21BlackcapGreen Park5S Robertson
12:30
Singing.  
28/06/21BlackcapLower Caversham2R Sajdak
13:28
Female feeding fledgling.  
28/06/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:15
male. singing in Oak trees along combined FP/Cycleway - popular spot.  
27/06/21BlackcapShurlock Row3R Alliss
15:13
m. T least.  
26/06/21BlackcapStrand Water, Cookham4B D Clews
10:30
singing males.  
25/06/21BlackcapUfton Nervet1P Hickman
15:10
m. At Poors allotment. .  
12/05/21BlackcapOckwells Park, Cox Green10B D Clews
09:30
singing.  
29/04/21BlackcapOckwells Park, Cox Green6B D Clews
07:30
singing.  
23/06/21BlackcapOckwells Park, Cox Green15B D Clews
08:30
incl juvs.  
21/06/21BlackcapCookham Rise, Maidenhead1B D Clews
16:00
male singing in our small garden - unusual at this time of year. We get them in winter but they tend to be out in the country and woods at this time of year.  
20/06/21BlackcapBrimpton GP8R Crawford
08:00
Singing.  
20/06/21BlackcapNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
07:21
singing in Sainsbury's car park trees. SU472670.  
19/06/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:50
male. heard singing , not seen.  
19/06/21BlackcapNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
07:31
male. singing in Sainsbury's car park trees. SU473669.  
15/06/21BlackcapLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP4R C Watts
11:00
 
12/06/21BlackcapStrand Water, Cookham1B D Clews
14:00
singing.  
11/06/21BlackcapOckwells Park, Cox Green12B D Clews
10:30
singing males.  
08/06/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
18:00
f. On garden feeders. SU905697.  
07/06/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
19:00
m. On garden feeders and singing nearby.  
07/06/21BlackcapSulhamstead1P Hickman
18:05
m. In neighbours garden. .  
07/06/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs10R Crawford
06:45
Singing.  
07/06/21BlackcapPurley on Thames, Reading1M J Smith
11:39
male continuing to sing, no sign of family yet.  
05/06/21BlackcapMaidenhead Thicket15B D Clews
11:30
14 singing males and one female.  
06/06/21BlackcapUfton Nervet2P Hickman
09:05
m. At Church Plantation.  
06/06/21BlackcapUfton Court3P Hickman
08:30
m. Near the pools at Ufton Courtn.  
06/06/21BlackcapSulhamstead Abbots1P Hickman
07:00
m. Near St Michael’s burial ground.  
04/06/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:00
male. heard opp Cutbush Ind.  
01/06/21BlackcapShurlock Row2R Alliss
10:14
m. At least.  
01/06/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:15
m. heard briefly.  
29/05/21BlackcapBattlemead Common1D Fuller
19:43
ad male. feeding in open in Withy Wood Battlemead Common. SU905836.  
28/05/21BlackcapSulhamstead1P Hickman
12:50
m. In the back garden singing well for a short period.  
28/05/21BlackcapShurlock Row4R Alliss
10:19
m.  
27/05/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs14R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
27/05/21BlackcapKennetmouth3R C Price
10:00
Singing.  
25/05/21BlackcapGreen Park1B D Clews
12:30
5 singing.  
23/05/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
11:00
male. NOTE of Badger Carcass on Lower Earley Way (W) Weds 19 May 09:10 am opposite Pearman's Copse - passenger in car - given time of year & remains of body minimal , just obvious black & white head = 2021 Cub ??. Only just found reference of Badger Set & proposed nearby Lidl devt .  
23/05/21BlackcapOdney Club, Cookham2B D Clews
10:30
singing.  
22/05/21BlackcapMay's Farm, Three Mile Cross1R Holder
15:03
m.  
20/05/21BlackcapUfton Nervet2P Hickman
07:55
m. At Poors Allotment.  
19/05/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:00
male. new loc.  
18/05/21BlackcapShurlock Row2R Alliss
18:32
m.  
18/05/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
08:20
male. heard opp McD & further round walk @ Cycle/footpath in Oaks.  
16/05/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs11R Crawford
07:30
Singing.  
14/05/21BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs1J Taylor
14:52
m.  
14/05/21BlackcapRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs2B Lyle
11:30
probably a lot more.  
14/05/21BlackcapBurghfield GPs118R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
12/05/21BlackcapCaversham Heights, Reading4S Cullura
13:30
In scrubby woods fringing golf course, along paths from top of Upper Warren Avenue. Likely more around.  
11/05/21BlackcapBray GPs4S K Proddow
17:00
 
11/05/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
09:55
male. Cutbush Ind area.  
07/05/21BlackcapAldworth, The Bell1M J Amphlett
19:00
Male singing nr pub garden. SU556796.  
07/05/21BlackcapCharvil CP4D Tainton
16:49
 
29/04/21BlackcapOckwells Park, Cox Green6B D Clews
05:30
 
05/05/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
08:40
male. 1 heard& seen , 1 just heard.  
02/05/21BlackcapMoor Green Lakes8B Dickinson
15:00
Singing males - during the 1 mile a circuit of the West Side of the reserve. SU804622.  
02/05/21BlackcapBlack Swan Lake, Dinton Pastures CP15P J Crowley
06:00
minimum count around all the lakes except Lea Farm during Dawn Chorus walk.  
02/05/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2R C Watts
11:00
m/f.  
01/05/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
15:40
male. Moving silently in bushes in garden whilst having social distanced birthday celebration.  
01/05/21BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs12S Cullura
16:00
Probably more. Scrub resounding with singing males. Please only view from the public footpath.  
30/04/21BlackcapMoor Green Lakes14S Primarolo
Plentiful and widespread.  
01/05/21BlackcapThatcham Marsh1P Anderson
09:10
 
30/04/21BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs4S Cullura
12:30
m. and f. in scrub on south side of lake. Singing in chorus with nightingale.  
30/04/21BlackcapCabbage Hill, Newell Green2M Green
13:00
m&f.  
27/04/21BlackcapMay's Farm, Three Mile Cross1S Lynch
14:00
m.  
27/04/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs16R Crawford
06:30
Singing.  
26/04/21BlackcapAston2A N Stow
17:00
m.  
26/04/21BlackcapThree Mile Cross8B Dickinson
18:34
Mainly males, 1 female also - in bushes during my walk through Orchard Rise and round to May's Farm. SU720681.  
26/04/21BlackcapWoose Hill1P Bright-Thomas
07:30
m. Feeding in blackthorn, have been very regular in the blossom this year.  
25/04/21BlackcapTwyford GPs1P D Hadfield
18:18
there were two male and female, mating.  
25/04/21BlackcapShurlock Row1R Alliss
10:51
 
25/04/21BlackcapNewbury BT Exchange2K G White
06:05
pair. Female in nearby trees while male singing in Sainsbury's car park trees. SU473669.  
24/04/21BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs1L Ellams
15:43
 
23/04/21BlackcapBracknell STW1P Mannion
11:00
m. The vocally aberrant blackcap is back at the NE corner of the sewage works.  
24/04/21BlackcapCrookham Common1P Anderson
09:00
Please keep to the main paths.  
24/04/21BlackcapBurghfield GPs154R Crawford
07:00
Singing.  
24/04/21BlackcapMain Pit, Theale GPs1R Holder
08:21
 
24/04/21BlackcapNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
06:40
male. Singing furiously from Sainsbury's car park trees. SU473669.  
22/04/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
10:00
male. 2nd day running having singing contest with garden's resident blackbird.  
21/04/21BlackcapCabbage Hill, Newell Green2M Green
14:00
M&f seen in same tree all week.  
21/04/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
12:30
m. Singing in garden. SU905697.  
21/04/21BlackcapShurlock Row1R Alliss
10:16
m.  
20/04/21BlackcapFobney Meadow2R Holder
08:20
m+f.  
20/04/21BlackcapCookham Dean2B D Clews
12:15
, singing, Pigeon House Wood.  
20/04/21BlackcapRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs5P Brant
17:46
 
20/04/21BlackcapReading1C Jones
16:43
f. Bathing in garden birdbath.  
20/04/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
08:05
male. singing.  
20/04/21BlackcapFobney Meadow2R Holder
08:20
m+f.  
19/04/21BlackcapWhistley Green10R C Watts
16:30
M/F. Along the river bank. SU788747.  
19/04/21BlackcapSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs15S Wearing
08:00
Please only view from the public footpath.  
19/04/21BlackcapWoose Hill2P Bright-Thomas
07:58
m + f. At least two birds feeding in Blackthorn again.  
18/04/21BlackcapWaltham St Lawrence1S K Proddow
10:43
Woods north of church.  
17/04/21BlackcapHolyport3S K Proddow
10:00
m. 1 long lane 2 scippetts lane.  
17/04/21BlackcapCabbage Hill, Newell Green1M Green
11:00
 
17/04/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
14:30
m. Singing in tree above garden feeders. SU905697.  
17/04/21BlackcapLower Earley2D J Mills
09:15
male. 1 seen , both singing.  
17/04/21BlackcapNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
07:04
male. SU473668.  
16/04/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs11S Wearing
09:00
 
16/04/21BlackcapBurghfield Mill GP, Theale GPs10C Feltham
07:30
m. as you walked along the road by Burghfield and Moatlands GPs.  
16/04/21BlackcapWoose Hill2P Bright-Thomas
07:45
m. Feeding in blackthorn blossom.  
15/04/21BlackcapFobney Meadow3J J Kearns
15:10
m.  
14/04/21BlackcapLower Farm GP1B Lyle
09:25
f.  
14/04/21BlackcapAston1A N Stow
18:45
m.  
14/04/21BlackcapNorth Ascot1S D Abbott
18:00
m. Singing in garden.  
14/04/21BlackcapCharvil CP5K Sparks
09:53
singing males.  
14/04/21BlackcapLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP3C J Forsey
14:35
All singing males.  
14/04/21BlackcapStreatley7N J Bucknell
12:30
5 males, 2 fem. feeding in loose flock in bushes by STW.  
13/04/21BlackcapFobney Meadow1R C Price
10:50
Singing. Footpath 7.  
13/04/21BlackcapWoose Hill2P Bright-Thomas
08:10
m+f. Feeding amongst blackthorn blossom.  
12/04/21BlackcapThames Valley Business Park3K Sparks
11:58
singing, also 2 singing on north bank of Thames.  
12/04/21BlackcapWoose Hill1P Bright-Thomas
11:03
m. Feeding on blackthorn blossom, now snow has melted. Front of black crown greyish, probably caked in pollen.  
11/04/21BlackcapThames Valley Business Park3K Sparks
09:51
singing.  
11/04/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
09:00
male. full view, full song by Cr Resource Centre.  
10/04/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1L Ellams
09:36
 
09/04/21BlackcapMoor Green Lakes10R Murfitt
10:45
Singing.  
09/04/21BlackcapBurghfield GPs110R Crawford
08:00
Singing.  
08/04/21BlackcapAldermaston GP6B Lyle
06:30
probably more.  
07/04/21BlackcapLower Farm GP1B Lyle
14:30
 
06/04/21BlackcapLower Caversham1R Sajdak
08:13
male. Feeding on my apple.  
05/04/21BlackcapCharvil Meadows1K Sparks
12:49
singing.  
03/04/21BlackcapNature Discovery Centre, Thatcham Marsh2G Stewart
18:30
Male and female seen.  
04/04/21BlackcapSulhamstead Abbots1P Hickman
16:45
male. Singing.  
04/04/21BlackcapHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2R Hanson
10:45
male.  
04/04/21BlackcapLower Earley1D J Mills
08:35
m. heard singing.