Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

Recent sightings of Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
08/03/20Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerVirginia Water1S K Proddow
10:30
Calling black nest gate.  
22/12/18Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerLower Farm GP1J E Andrews
13:30
fem. behind hide, along footpath.  
17/11/18Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerHolyport1S K Proddow
14:30
flew over garden in hearne drive calling. SU888777.  
21/12/17Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1C McEwan
10:25
In smallish tree south of west gate. Flew in and moved out to hang off small twiggy spur before flying off south over the disused pony paddock and lost to view. SU6469.  
28/11/17Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerSouthcote Meadows1A V Lawson
Spotted initially in flight and then watched for a minute or so in branches of a willow close to the railway line.  
22/02/17Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerSonning Lock, R. Thames, Sonning1R C Watts
14:20
seen in tree on footpath near lock.  
22/12/16Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerThatcham Marsh1M J Dear
f.  
31/12/15Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerCaesar's Camp, Swinley Forest1J W O'Brien
seen briefly with tit flock.  
13/12/15Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerPadworth Lane GP1R J Burness
08:30
Flew across the GP towards the north side. Probably a female.  
03/11/15Lesser Spotted WoodpeckerCombe Wood1M Swann
fem. Heard then seen well.  

Past records of Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

YearDetails
2020Greenham Common, 3rd-6th April. *
2020Virginia Water, 8th March. *
2019Padworth Lane GP, 6th April. *
2019Moor Green Lakes, 5th April. *
2019Snelsmore Common, 30th March. *
2019Fobney Meadow, 28th March. *
2019Silwood Park, 29th January. *
2018Lower Farm GP, female, 22nd December. *
2018Holyport, 17th November. *
2018Beenham, female, 1st July. *
2018Winkfield, two, 18th June. *
2018Lower Farm GP, 20th May. *
2017Theale GPs, 21st December. *
2017Southcote Meadows, 28th November. *
2017Remenham, 23rd-28th April. *
2017Fobney Meadow, 7th April. *
2017Great Meadow Pond, 15th March. *
2017Wishmoor Bottom, 26th February. *
2017Sonning, 22nd February. *
2017Greenham Common, 8th February. *
<2017Confidential, many records.