Residents Mallard Several pairs; have bred. Eurasian Sparrowhawk Occasional visitor, particularly Autumn/Winter period. Common Kestrel Regular visitor,Breeds, mainly Summer months. Common Buzzard Two pairs breed on the site, up to 5 young birds seen in Autumn. Wood Pigeon Several pairs breeds regularly. Tawny Owl Resident; 1 pair has bred. Green Woodpecker Regular visitor; breeds in surrounding woodland. Great Spotted Woodpecker Regular vistor, breeds in surrounding woodland. Wren 5 or more pairs resident & breeding. Hedge Accentor At least 4 pairs resident & breeding. Robin Probably up to 6 pairs breed. Blackbird Up to 5 pairs breeding. Goldcrest Low numbers 1 or 2 pairs only. Long Tailed Tit At least 2 pairs breed annually. Eurasian Nuthatch Up to 4 males heard calling regularly. Coal Tit Several pairs breeds regularly. Blue Tit At least 12 pairs . Winter feeding flocks of up to 60 birds. Great Tit Several pairs in nest boxes, regular in Winter. Eurasian Treecreeper 1 or 2 pairs breeds annually. Eurasian Jay At least 2 pairs breed annually, family parties of up to 6 birds. Eurasian Jackdaw Breeds in surrounding woodland. Chaffinch Resident; several pairs breed. Greenfinch Occasional visitor; not regularly seen. Goldfinch Autumn visitor, up to 6 birds. Bullfinch Secretive, but up to 2 pairs. breeds regularly. Migrants Common Cuckoo Summer migrant; irregular visitor during the breeding season.. Common Swift Summer migrant; regularly seen catching insects over the site, during the summer months. Barn Swallow Summer migrant; breeds at adjacent farms. House Martin Summer migrant; less frequent than formerly, regularly seen before Autumn migration. Common Whitethroat Occasional on the site. Blackcap 2 pairs have bred. Chiffchaff now 2 to 4 pairs breed Willow Warbler Up to 2 pairs breed annually, also passage migrant in both Spring and Autumn. Spotted Flycatcher Passage migrant in Autumn.
Spring and Autumn. Spotted Flycatcher Passage migrant in Autumn.