3 - 7 degrees with 8/8 cloud and a very light northerly.
Quantity was the name of the game this morning and Cold Hiendley Field was the place to be. We watched a spectacular, flying flock of 400 Skylarks This equals the highest ever number of grounded birds, which were recorded on 29th November 1980. 300 Feral Pigeon - the biggest flock recorded here. (They weren't generally recorded in the past). Also 23 Yellowhammer. 10 Meadow Pipit and 4 Grey Partridge.
Botany Bay: Kingfisher.
Anglers CP: 1 Mealy Redpoll. 120 Redpoll . Pink-footed Goose 82 flew over west at 14.45hrs.
Anglers CP Gull Roost: The first, and quite early in the year, 2nd W Iceland Gull was in at 15.20hrs. At 15.25hrs the fog rolled in and put paid to any further sightings.