Category Archives: Trip Reports

Club trip to Frampton Marsh Sun 6th Oct 2013

Eleven folk met up at Frampton at 10:00 a.m. and enjoyed a full day at the reserve in glorious sunshine. Sadly we didn’t manage to see the Buff Breasted Sandpiper (but then no one else at the reserve that day … Continue reading

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My First Bird Fair by Harry Ashton

On the 16th August we arrived at our Cottage where we were staying for the weekend, within minutes of arriving, from my bedroom window, what over looked a salmon pond there was a kingfisher on a branch, that got us … Continue reading

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Nightjar walk Clumber Park – Thursday 4th July.

Nine members of the club met up just before 7:00 p.m. inside the gates to Clumber Park and were taken on a fascinating and varied trip by John Parlby. The weather was absolutely perfect; warm and still. John had obviously … Continue reading

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Padley Gorge trip 15th June 2013

In spite of a poor forecast, we got away with just one sharp shower and a lot of sunny weather. The birding was excellent and we managed to see most of the expected species. In addition to those recorded by … Continue reading

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Padley Gorge Trip – Sightings List

The sightings recorded on Saturday the 8th June trip to Padley Gorge were: Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Garden Warbler, Willow Warbler, Whitethroat, House Sparrow, Greenfinch, Goldfinch, Chaffinch, Dunnock, Robin, Swallow, Swift, Pied Wagtail, Wood Pigeon, Cuckoo, Wren, Pied Flycatcher, Blue Tit, Coal … Continue reading

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OGSTON TRIP REPORT TO FRAMPTON MARSH

On Sunday 9th. October the OBC trip took place to Frampton Marsh, a fine but windy day was had and a total of 67 species were seen. A Pectoral Sandpiper was the highlight, some Swallows were still hanging about and … Continue reading

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