Wildlife sightings in the Montpelier, St Andrews, St Werburghs and St Pauls areas of Bristol, UK
Friday, 15 January 2016
This morning on the reserve: A Sparrowhawk soaring over the cutting, a Jay at Simons Grove, 1 female Blackcap, 1 Goldcrest, 4 Long-tailed Tits and a Great Tit all along stony path, a couple of Chaffinches and Goldfinches at Ashley Hill end of the stony path plus a fly-over Greenfinch. Mistle Thrush heard singing again, but more distant, coming from direction of Ashley Hill allotments. Lots of Blackbirds and 2 or 3 Robins.
A small unidentified fly was the only insect.
Harry saw 2 Goldcrests and a Grey Wagtail near the brook today.