Swifts

About a dozen Swifts screaming through the gardens during the late morning, just above head height. Saw an article on the BBC …

Pipistrelle

Saw a bat flying over the garden for the first time, at about 10.30 pm last night. The bat detector identified it …

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Clear morning at 6.30 am, then clouds/fog suddenly appeared from the north, moving very fast. No breeze whatsoever at ground level – …

Hedgehog

Spotted a hedgehog on the garden path at about twenty-past four this morning – the first one I’ve seen here.