Yesterday's two Whooper Swans departed the wader scrape SE at 08.30hrs (K. Bannister/JP/S. Grove).
4 Willow Warblers, 4 Blackcaps and 2 Cetti's Warblers sang along with 4 Mistle Thrushes (JP/L & A Corrall). A Redshank called and 1 House Martin and 3 Swallows headed north in the afternoon (D. Standish).
Butterflies included 3m Brimstone, 4 Orange-tip and 3 Speckled Wood. The southern Meadow produced 6 Dark-edged Bee Fly and 1 Tawny Mining Bee (C. Parkin).