Record selection
Records

Fri 24 Nov 2017 Bramfield village [TL291155] 30 Redwing (Jeff Bailey)

Bramfield village [TL291155] 3 Hawfinch, 1 in churchyard 2 in trees behind churchyard (Jeff Bailey)

Bramfield village [TL289156] 1 Little Owl, calling in trees behind churchyard (Jeff Bailey)

Cole Green area [TL268111] 1 Yellowhammer, in field between WGC and Cole Green. (Drew Whitelegg)

Coppice Wood (Tyttenhanger area) [TL185049] 1 Hawfinch (Tyttenhanger Birders)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 4 Common Snipe, 1 East pool and 3 of Park Mead (Steve Hughes)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Kingfisher, female, in trees and bushes alongside New River on King's Mead (Steve Hughes)

Maple Cross, 12 Fieldfare (Steve Carter)

Panshanger Park, 1 Kingfisher (Murray Brown)

Sopwell nr St Albans [TL150064] 10+ Siskin, flew over the nunnery (Andrew Steele)

Sopwell nr St Albans [TL150063] 1+ Lesser Redpoll, flew over the nunnery (Andrew Steele)

St Ippollitts nr Hitchin [TL203274] 1 Red Kite, Flying near sewage treatment works (Callum Peel)

Stanborough Reedmarsh [TL230103] 1 Cetti's Warbler (Keith Smith/ Keith Dean)

Stevenage [TL244242] 2 Peregrine Falcon, 1m,1f perched on telephone exchange (Andy Day)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 8+ Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 10+ Little Egret (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 1+ Siskin (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 2+ Lesser Redpoll (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Caspian Gull (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195050] 1 Goosander, female (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1+ Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193053] 2 Green Sandpiper (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL191043] 1 Little Owl (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Thu 23 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Raven (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Woodcock (Barry Reed)

Borehamwood, 2 Monk Parakeet, very sad to find just one pair at the former colony (Lee G R R Evans)

Bramfield village [TL291155] 3 Hawfinch, present at around 11-00 am in trees at north side of Bramfield churchyard (Huw Lewis)

Digswell Lake [TL243148] c.35 Siskin (Drew Whitelegg)

Digswell Lake [TL243148] 4 Mandarin, 3 male 1 female (Drew Whitelegg)

Hemel Hempstead [TL055063] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on BT building by magic roundabout (Jeff Bailey)

Panshanger Aerodrome [TL269131] 15 Ring-necked Parakeet, on north side of airfield (Drew Whitelegg)

Purwell Ninesprings nr Hitchin [TL206291] 1 Little Egret, In wet woodland (Callum Peel)

Redbourn [TL092129] 1 Little Owl, calling at 9pm at Nicholls Farm, Redbourn (Peter Tallantire)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Lee G R R Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 13 Ring-necked Parakeet (Lee G R R Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 32 Red-crested Pochard (Lee G R R Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 31 Little Egret, 31 roosted (Lee G R R Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Kingfisher (Lee G R R Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Chiffchaff, sub call, both on river Colne (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 10 Siskin, In mixed flock along river (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Goldeneye, males (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Ware, 12 Egyptian Goose, on river Lea (Rob stubbs)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903133] 1 Snow Bunting, showing well, 8:06am (Bird news services)

Wed 22 Nov 2017 Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL048061] 1 Little Egret, by bridge over river 14:15 (Gary Hinton)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 32 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter )

Hemel Hempstead [TL055063] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on the BT building by the magic roundabout at 08:30 (Roger Payne)

Hitchin [TL202286] 1 Little Egret, Ippolyts brook behind Ninesprings Way (Callum Peel)

Northaw Great Wood, 2 Hawfinch, 100m east of visitor centre

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL390107] 5 Lesser Redpoll, on HMWT Reserve (Alan Ford)

St Albans, 1 Firecrest, still present by the Maltings (Andrew Steele)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 70+ Ring-necked Parakeet, next to boating lake 15.30. (John Coleman)

Stocker's Lake, 13 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, c.17 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 1 Goldeneye, female (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 2 Little Egret (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler, heard (Steve Carter )

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL192051] 3 Green Sandpiper

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Water Rail, heard

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195049] 9+ Little Egret

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196050] 1 Goosander, female from footpath over scrape area

Verulamium Park [TL135068] 2 Egyptian Goose (Gary Hinton)

Verulamium Park, 1 Cetti's Warbler, in bushes near fighting cocks pub (Gary Hinton)

Verulamium Park, 2 Red Kite (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903133] 1 Snow Bunting, on bank between 11.30 and 12.45. (Frank Manfield)

Tue 21 Nov 2017 Harpenden [TL131153] 1 Brambling, on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hitchin [TL202286] 1 Little Egret, Flew over railway line in direction of Purwell (Callum Peel)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 5 Green Sandpiper (Drew Whitelegg)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 5 Ring-necked Parakeet (Drew Whitelegg)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 1 Golden Plover, heading in direction of Stanborough Lakes. (Drew Whitelegg)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 3 Redwing (Rob stubbs)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, c.30 Fieldfare (Rob stubbs)

Oxhey, 2 Redwing, garden in Oxhey Village. (Geoff Young)

Panshanger Park, 2+ Red Kite (Alan Cotterell)

St Albans, 1 Firecrest, again in maltings calling up till 12:30 (Andrew Steele)

Turnford Lakes (Cheshunt GPs), 11 Goosander, mixture of male and female bird on Ashley Lake. 1 seen on North Met pit. (Steve Hughes)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191051] 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Kingfisher (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195049] 11+ Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193052] 1 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Goosander, female (Steve Blake)

Watford, 5 Hawfinch, Cardiff Road, 1530 briefly in tall plane trees, Watford general staff car park (David Denham)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Lee G R R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Goldeneye (Lee G R R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Snow Bunting, still between car park & new overflow at 10.45 - 12:15 at least (Simon West et al)

Mon 20 Nov 2017 Bull's Green nr Welwyn [TL272173] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 30+ Red-crested Pochard, 07:45 (Gordon Cox)

Digswell Lake [TL244148] c.6 Siskin, one flock (Drew Whitelegg)

Digswell Lake [TL245148] 3 Mandarin, 2 males, 1 female. (Drew Whitelegg)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Egret (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 158 Corn Bunting (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Bittern, 3 roosted this evening at east end (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (Lee G R Evans)

Royston, 1 Red Kite, low over Chaucer Road (Paul Dunn )

St Albans [TL148070] 1 Firecrest, singing almost constant between 11:30 and 1:30 and then less often the rest of the afternoon on private land but audible from the back of the malting near the barrier (Andrew Steele)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 2 Little Egret (John Coleman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Kingfisher (John Coleman)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Egyptian Goose (Gordon Cox)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Goldeneye, 3 female 1 male (Gordon Cox)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190053] 3 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 11 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Goosander, female on small lake by causeway (Jeff Bailey)

Watton at Stone, 1 Raven (Roland Power)

Welwyn Garden City [TL238130] 5 Ring-necked Parakeet (Al Trollope)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902133] 1 Snow Bunting, still present at 1100. Between the car park steps and the new spillway. Incredibly confiding. Still present at 15:30 per Axel Kirby (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905131] 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Axel Kirby)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Goldeneye (Lee G R Evans)

Sun 19 Nov 2017 Ayot St Peter, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, Seen on garden feeders (Mike King)

Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth [TQ057940] 1 Little Egret (Anna Marett)

Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth [TQ057940] 2 Red Kite (Anna Marett)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End, 4 Lesser Redpoll (Jenny Sherwen)

Bramfield village, 3+ Hawfinch, 2 flew from rectory garden area followed by single later (Brian Dawton)

Bramfield Woods, 2 Yellowhammer, pair in tree near car pull off area (Brian Dawton)

Bramfield Woods, 5 Hawfinch, flew from woods over car pull off area (Brian Dawton)

Braughing, 1 Kingfisher, main ford (Paula Moore)

Brocket Park, 2 Raven (Mike King)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified) [TL343076] 5 Brambling, In trees with Hawfinch pre roost (Mike Ilett)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified) [TL343077] 25 Hawfinch, max single flock count - earlier 19 perched together pre roost (Mike Ilett)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 30+ Red-crested Pochard, at 0800 (Gordon Cox)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL144102] 4 Ring-necked Parakeet (Bill Free)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL137103] 1 Raven (Bill Free)

Coppice Wood (Tyttenhanger area) [TL183047] 3+ Hawfinch, 9:30am - mobile and difficult to locate in tree canopy (Rick Flesher)

Digswell Meadow [TL242151] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL253247] c.30 Siskin, mobile flock around north end Environmental lake (Tom Speller)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified [TL166113] 64+ Fieldfare, large flock, dispersing (Bruce Bennett)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ157959] 10 Whooper Swan, 2 adults and 8 juv. Dropped in at 11.05. Still present at 13.30. Initially landed by dam; at 13.30 were by east side of res. View from Hogg Lane viewing platform. (Tony Blake)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL340135] 2 Lesser Redpoll (Simon Knott)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 4 Hawfinch, in hornbeam / oaks on Cucumber Lane

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 7 Ring-necked Parakeet, over heading south east (Lee Fitz)

Pigeonswick (Knebworth Woods) [TL225226] 25 Hawfinch, South of Pigeonswick Cottage/Wood Yard along track to Newton Wood (Alan Ford)

Redbourn [TL087134] c.50+ Linnet, feeding on weedy stubble (Peter Tallantire)

Redbourn [TL089131] 13 Redwing, feeding on hedgerow berries (Peter Tallantire)

Redbournbury [TL120108] 1 Kingfisher, fishing by the Mill (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123097] 2 Stonechat (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123097] 60+ Golden Plover (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123097] 2 Raven (John Pritchard)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Little Egret, plus the usual flock of Parakeets (John Coleman)

Stevenage [TL221232] 18 Linnet, Kitching Lane (Alan Ford)

Stocker's Lake [TQ046935] 3 Goldeneye, 2 fem with 1 male (Anna Marett)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Little Egret (Ian Harris)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Kingfisher, fishing for over an hour (Ian Harris)

Therfield nr Royston, 10 Whooper Swan, Flying NNE at 3.15-3.20pm into south Cambs. Presumably the birds from Hilfield Park and Staines Res earlier in the day - the three sites plot a perfect straight line, which if continued takes you back to the Fens! (Andy Symes)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL196049] 1 Goosander, female seen in small lake just south of causeway which runs just south of main pit (Huw Lewis)

Ware Park [TL340141] 8 Egyptian Goose (Simon Knott)

Welwyn Garden City [TL239135] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden bird feeder (Huw Lewis)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Snow Bunting, still present by car park until 10.45 at least. Showing down to 15ft. (TedWallen/ Mike Wallen)

Sat 18 Nov 2017 Bramfield village, 2 Hawfinch, around churchyard 9.30 to 9.45 (David Jordan)

Braughing [TL398260] c.25 Fieldfare, at top of Pentlows Hill footpath (Steve Hughes)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified), 1 Raven (Barry Reed)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified), 32+ Hawfinch, came into roost 13.55-14.35, 32 counted in one sweep of bins (Laurence Drummond)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL295366] 8 Corn Bunting, in tree at bottom of Deadman's Hill (Tom Speller)

Great Munden nr Puckeridge [TL358240] 10 Fieldfare (Steve Hughes)

Hamels Park nr Puckeridge [TL376250] 4 Redwing, In hedge alongside road outside Hamels Park (Steve Hughes)

Harpenden, 3 Ring-necked Parakeet, flew north behind 'The Bell' pub, Luton Road, 9.20am (Alan Jackson)

Hemel Hempstead [TL055063] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on BT exchange building by magic roundabout (Jeff Bailey)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Chiffchaff (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 8 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Barry Trevis)

Redbourn [TL088132] 250+ Fieldfare, large flocks feeding on stubble (Peter Tallantire)

Redbourn [TL089132] 100+ Redwing, feeding on hedgerow berries and on stubble (Peter Tallantire)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 25+ Ring-necked Parakeet, including one yellow specimen (John Coleman)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Goldeneye, male (Jane Free)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 3 Kingfisher (Jane Free)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Water Rail (Jane Free)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Great White Egret, 0850 to 0905 only (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Kingfisher (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Goldeneye, male (G Lapworth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 18+ Little Egret (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Goosander, female near causeway (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 9+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellowhammer (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 50+ Golden Plover (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 25+ Siskin, mainly on the common (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Kingfisher (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 8+ Lesser Redpoll (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Caspian Gull, 2nd Winter (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great White Egret, frequently disappears (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Green Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Lesser Redpoll (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1+ Brambling, In trees by westernmost pumpkin field amongst chaffinches and linnets (Nigel Taylor)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 30+ Linnet (Andrew Steele)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Snow Bunting, at 3pm now north of jetty at top of bank. (Clifford Smout et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Goldeneye, one drake (Ian Williams)

Fri 17 Nov 2017 Amwell GP/NR (exact water not specified), c.10 Siskin (Jenny Sherwen)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Goldeneye (Jenny Sherwen)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End [TL330064] 4+ Hawfinch, in trees around meadow to south of woodland but mobile due to constant harassment by male Kestrel (Allan Meadows)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End, 3 Siskin, over (Allan Meadows)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End, 20 Redwing (Lee G R Evans)

Bramfield village, 6 Hawfinch, also Golden Plover 200+ over fields,Yellowhammers,8 Ring necked Parakeets. (Trevor Brownsell)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified), 70+ Hawfinch, roosted in firs from 3pm (Lee G R Evans)

Broxbourne Woods - Danemead Wood, 46+ Hawfinch, cracking seedheads all over the place; favouring trees at edge of nature reserve and in trees by Spital Brook and 14+ opposite Danemead on Cock Lane in and beneath the landscaped plantation adjacent to the sheep enclosure (Lee G R Evans)

Burnham Green nr Welwyn [TL260167] 12 Grey Partridge (David Booth)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 32 Red-crested Pochard, In single flock at 0745 (Gordon Cox)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 1 Blackcap (Lee G R Evans)

Harpenden [TL139141] 1 Hawfinch, feeding at top of tall leafless tree for 10 minutes at 1400. Small park near Old Bell. (Ian Beggs)

High Wych nr Sawbridgeworth, 1 Brambling, female in my back garden. (Laurence Drummond)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common TL196302 (David Inward)

King's Walden [TL165236] 1 Little Owl (Martin Ketcher)

Maple Lodge NR, 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR [TQ037925] 1 Great White Egret, still present (members only) (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Water Rail, heard (Steve Carter)

Pigeonswick (Knebworth Woods) [TL224225] 3 Hawfinch, about 100m past Pigeonswick cottage. (David Asquith)

Redbournbury [TL120108] 2 Little Egret, neither had colourrings (John Fisher)

Redbournbury [TL120108] 1 Green Sandpiper, just downstream on the Ver (John Fisher)

Redbournbury [TL121111] 6 Yellowhammer, on stubble fields (John Fisher)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Green Sandpiper, Draper hide.

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL391104] 2 Raven, circling with 3 buzzards.

St Albans, 1 Chiffchaff, In my garden feeding in birches (London Road) (Rupert Evershed)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 25+ Ring-necked Parakeet, heading to usual roost (John Coleman)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Goldeneye, Drake (Gordon Cox)

Stocker's Lake, 7 Red-crested Pochard (Lee G R Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Kingfisher (Lee G R Evans)

Therfield Heath [TL348400] 1 Stonechat, Rifle Butts (Gordon Fuller)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL196051] 7+ Tree Sparrow, present at 3 locations around site (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL192052] 1 Green Sandpiper (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Kingfisher (Lee G R Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196053] 2 Siskin (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 10+ Common Snipe (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196053] 5+ Lesser Redpoll (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Caspian Gull, 2nd Winter (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195051] 1 Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 16 Little Egret (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great White Egret, elusive at times (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195051] 1 Goosander, female (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194050] 1 Raven, on pylon near hide (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 3+ Water Rail, 2 from footpath over scrape area. 1 from wooden bridge over river Colne near bailiffs cabins. (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Watton at Stone, 1 Hawfinch, male in Heathmount school (Roland Power)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186044] 1 Stonechat, top fence, pumpkin field (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186043] 1 Brambling, tree adjacent to pumpkin field (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat, pair along main track (G Lapworth)

Woodside nr Hatfield, 1 Hawfinch, still on Green Lane north of Woodside Farm

Thu 16 Nov 2017 Allen's Green [TL 459178] 6 Grey Partridge, (covey) in wheat field. (Richard Melarange)

Barwick Ford, 2 Marsh Tit (Barry Reed)

Barwick Ford, 1 Brambling (Barry Reed)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End [TL332061] c.10 Hawfinch, 2.50 pm, tops of bare oaks in 'meadow' area (Alison Monckton)

Bramfield village, 1 Hawfinch, feeding in churchyard yew at 10.45. (Clifford Smout )

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 8 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter)

Epping Green nr Little Berkhamsted [TL294068] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, over road (Allan Meadows)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL253242] 1 Mandarin, Male on Millennium Lake (Alan Ford)

High Wych nr Sawbridgeworth [TL 455153] 3 Fieldfare, in oak tree on Gangies Hill. (Richard Melarange)

Northaw Great Wood [TL285040] 2 Hawfinch, on tree tops on blue trail (roland power)

Redbournbury [TL127113] 20+ Yellowhammer, on wires and in weedy stubble field adjacent to Beesonend Lane (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury [TL127113] 120+ Linnet (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury [TL127113] 3 Grey Partridge (John Pritchard)

Stevenage [TL239238] 1 Peregrine Falcon, lighting on side of Vista Tower (Alan Ford)

Stocker's Lake, 5 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler, heard (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Goldeneye, eclpse males (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Little Egret (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Water Rail, heard (Steve Carter)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Goosander, f

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Water Rail, by causeway and on Colne near fishing hut

Watford [TQ117960] 1 Woodcock, Tesco Waterfields Way, found near river, predated (Stephanie Marshall)

Welwyn Garden City [TL242133] 1 Peregrine Falcon, drifted over Centrapark at 10.22 (William Bishop)

Wormley Wood [TL320060] 1 Chiffchaff, with mixed tit flock at far west end of wood (Allan Meadows)

Wormley Wood [TL320060] 2 Marsh Tit (Allan Meadows)

Wed 15 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern, flew in at 16:15 (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, adult (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 43 Great Black-backed Gull (Barry Reed)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 28+ Red-crested Pochard, in two flocks at 0730 (Gordon Cox)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL180064] 20+ Lesser Redpoll, flock in poplars (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL180064] 2+ Siskin (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger, 100+ Fieldfare, several flocks in area (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL175053] 1 Hawfinch, find a Hornbeam, find a Hawfinch! (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger, 80+ Redwing, several flocks in area (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL179061] 7+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL185063] 25+ Yellowhammer, feeding along hedges and in field (Rupert Evershed)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ157956] 1 Water Rail (Alan Gardiner)

Maple Lodge NR, c.6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter )

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Great White Egret, members only (Steve Carter )

Maple Lodge NR, 3 Water Rail, two seen one photographed one heard (Steve Carter )

Panshanger Park [TL293134] 1 Yellowhammer (Murray Brown)

St Albans, 2 Hawfinch, one seen in trees at rear of property, lower end of Seymour Rd, and another heard calling nearby. (Ralph Darvill)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Little Egret (John Coleman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 10+ Ring-necked Parakeet, usual roost trees by A1 slip road (John Coleman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Kingfisher (John Coleman)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Goldeneye, male & 2 fem (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Water Rail, near scrape hide (Geoff Young)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Goldeneye, males present at 0900 (Gordon Cox)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 4 Tree Sparrow

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 2 Lesser Redpoll

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Barnacle Goose, with Canadas and Greylags by pumpkin field (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), c.12 Linnet, in field by pumpkin field (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 2 Common Snipe, over main pit (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 3 Lesser Redpoll, with goldfinch flock by Willows Farm lake (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Stonechat, female on main pit (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 25+ Redwing, around site (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 3 Brambling, 2 male and 1 female with chaffinch by pumpkin field (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 2 Green Sandpiper, on large fishing lake (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Great White Egret, at 9:30 but mobile between main pit and fishing lake (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, harassed by crow (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 12+ Little Egret, around site (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL196049] 2 Water Rail, 1 on scrape 1 river Colne

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 44 Linnet, car park 1

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL192042] 1 Little Owl

Tue 14 Nov 2017 Aldbury nr Tring, 2 Raven, flying low Village centre at 9.15am with the usual cronking call (Nick Goss)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, adult (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 39 Great Black-backed Gull (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, adults (Barry Reed)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End [TL330064] 7 Hawfinch, mainly perched in tops of mature Hornbeams - 1400-1430 hours approx. (Bill Pegram)

Bourne End [TL033063] c.50 Redwing, moving low and westerly 11am (Gary Hinton )

Bramfield Park Wood, 6 Linnet (Steve Hughes)

Bramfield Park Wood, 2 Fieldfare (Steve Hughes)

Bramfield village, 1 Hawfinch, female showing well at back of church (Ade Hall)

Bramfield village, 6 Redwing, in grounds of Old Rectory (Steve Hughes)

Chess Valley N (NW of M25), 43 Linnet, Valley Farm paddocks (Lee G R Evans)

Chess Valley N (NW of M25), 2 Little Egret, 2 at Frogmore Meadows (Lee G R Evans)

Chess Valley N (NW of M25), 1 Kingfisher, At Crestyl Cressbed (Lee G R Evans)

Chess Valley N (NW of M25), 1 Little Egret, at Crestyl Cressbeds (Lee G R Evans)

Colney Heath [TL208056] 1 Woodcock, Tollgate Road (Andy Day)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL252240] 1 Goldeneye, female briefly this morning (Alan Ford)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL253243] 1 Mandarin, male on Millennium Lake (Alan Ford)

Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett [TL147035] c.20 Siskin, feeding in Alders next to school field. (Alan Winn)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans [TL125087] 6+ Siskin (John Pritchard)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans [TL125087] 30+ Lesser Redpoll, came down to drink from the river (John Pritchard)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans [TL125087] 3 Egyptian Goose, over, flying north (John Pritchard)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans [TL131079] 3 Stonechat (Tim Hill)

Hatfield Garden Village, 12+ Golden Plover, in field next to Great Braitch Lane (Ian Taylor)

Hemel Hempstead, 1 Brambling, male on feeder in my garden (Jeff Bailey)

Hunsdon Meads [TL416106] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Luke Shenton)

Pigeonswick (Knebworth Woods) [TL227228] 1 Woodcock (Alan Ford)

Stocker's Lake, 30 Siskin (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Egyptian Goose (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Goldeneye, males (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 10 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 2 Little Egret (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Kingfisher, heard (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 9 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 15 Redwing (Steve Carter )

Stocker's Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler, heard (Steve Carter )

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191052] 3 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great White Egret, briefly (S Blake/ T Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193051] 1 Goosander, female (S Blake/ T Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194052] 1 Caspian Gull, 2ndW (S Blake/ T Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Kingfisher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195051] 15+ Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195049] 1 Water Rail (Steve Blake)

Ware, 8 Egyptian Goose, river Lea (Rob Stubbs)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods) [TL230230] 1 Marsh Tit (Alan Ford)

Welwyn Garden City, c.6 Hawfinch, flew low over my garden, (Daniels, pangshanger) at 7:45am (Anders Gray )

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL190041] 1 Little Owl (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 320 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905128] 1 Common Snipe (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 2 Red Kite (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903128] 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 1 Peregrine Falcon, immature hunting over res (Jeff Bailey)

Mon 13 Nov 2017 Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End, 1 Lesser Redpoll (Lee G R Evans)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End, 11 Hawfinch, still present in Hornbeams & Copper Beeches west of the White Stubbs Lane footpath just south of the wood (Lee G R Evans)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End, 36 Redwing (Lee G R Evans)

Bramfield Park Wood, 30 Linnet (Murray Orchard)

Bramfield Park Wood, 6 Fieldfare (Murray Orchard)

Bramfield Park Wood, 10+ Hawfinch, scoped from rear of Bramfield church in tree tops and in flight over the wood included a group of 7. 14.30-15.15 (Murray Orchard)

Bramfield Park Wood, 10 Redwing (Murray Orchard)

Bramfield Park Wood, 2 Yellowhammer (Murray Orchard)

Bramfield village, 6 Brambling, flew from village/church to Park Wood (Murray Orchard)

Bramfield Woods [TL285167] 6 Hawfinch, 5 over Woodhall Estate woods and 1 female in Bramfield village churchyard late morning (Allan Meadows)

Bramfield Woods [TL285167] 1 Raven, over woods and adjacent field, calling (Allan Meadows)

Bramfield Woods [TL285167] 25+ Linnet, in field near Queen Hoo Lane (Allan Meadows)

Bramfield Woods [TL285167] 3 Lesser Redpoll, with mixed Tit and Goldfinch flock (Allan Meadows)

Bramfield Woods, 1 Woodcock (Andy Haig)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified) [TL334067] 1 Hawfinch, top of tree along Hertfordshire way north off white stubbs lane (paula moore)

Hertingfordbury, 1 Hawfinch (S.Poynter)

Hitchin [TL196286] 2 Little Egret, along the Ippollitts Brook back of Oakfield Avenue 11;30 hrs (Nigel Agar)

North Mymms Park, 2 Hawfinch, Cangsley Grove

Redbournbury [TL123101] c.40 Golden Plover, on farmland near Veolia Works (John Pritchard)

St Albans [TL142074] 2 Red Kite, over built up edge of city (Bill Free)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 3 Ring-necked Parakeet (Andy Haig)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Kingfisher, flying up the river (John Coleman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Little Egret (John Coleman)

Stapleford, 65+ Red Kite, gathering at pre-roost in Foxleys Wood by 16.00 before flying to roost at Upper Stonyhills Wood from 16.15. At one point 50+ in air at once! (Murray Orchard)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL188045] 1 Stonechat (Steve Blake)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL187043] 1 Brambling, female (Steve Blake)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat, pair along main track (G Lapworth)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Little Owl, roosting in tree near cattle pen (Geoff Young)

Sun 12 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 1st winter (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Goosander (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon, adult male (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, 2nd winter (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Raven (Barry Reed)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End [TL332061] 11 Hawfinch, Including one flock of 7 (Mike Ilett)

Bramfield Park Wood [TL285155] 1 Hawfinch (Mike Ilett)

Bramfield village, 1 Red Kite, over church (John Coleman)

Bramfield village [TL292156] 10+ Hawfinch, 1 perched in trees by church and flock of 10 over towards rectory (Mike Ilett)

Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

East Hyde [TL130170] 1 Barn Owl, In Little Owl tree (Roger Payne)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Mandarin (Sonia Giles)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Green Sandpiper (Jenny Sherwen)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Bittern, near canal at 16:40 (Richard Ness)

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth [TQ065940] 2 Hawfinch, flying, calling, towards Ebury Way (Anna Marett)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 1 Yellowhammer (Rob Stubbs )

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC [TL232145] 2 Firecrest (Mike Ilett)

St Albans [TL141073] 1 Raven, flying SW over town (Bill Free)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 5+ Ring-necked Parakeet, starting to roost (John Coleman)

Stapleford [TL311168] 14+ Red Kite, by St Mary's Church (Simon Knott)

Turnford Lakes (Cheshunt GPs), 1 Woodcock (Barry Reed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3+ Lesser Redpoll (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 14+ Little Egret (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Barnacle Goose (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Brambling, In tree by pumpkin field (Andrew Steele)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Stonechat (Andrew Steele)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Peregrine Falcon (Andrew Steele)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 30+ Linnet (Andrew Steele)

Sat 11 Nov 2017 Bramfield village, 2 Hawfinch, perched top of trees adjacent to churchyard at about 15:00 hrs (David Hutchinson)

Bramfield village, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, over church (John Coleman)

Bramfield village, 1 Hawfinch, churchyard for 5 mins 12.15pm. Two reported earlier 9.30am (Tom Speller)

East Hyde, 20+ Redwing (Andrew Steele)

East Hyde, 1 Water Rail (Andrew Steele)

Knebworth House & Park [TL223212] 2 Hawfinch, Wintergreen Wood (Simon Knott & William Bishop)

Lemsford Springs, 6 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Great White Egret, members only (Anna Marett+Jane Archer)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, c.12 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Munden Estate nr Bricket Wood, 1 Woodcock, (Tony Bates)

Munden Estate nr Bricket Wood, 5 Hawfinch, watching Redwing when they arrived (Tony Bates)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 2+ Tree Sparrow (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL192053] 3 Lesser Redpoll, river Colne (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL193060] 3 Green Sandpiper, on north pit. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 7 Little Egret (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195054] 12 Common Snipe (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Great White Egret (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Kingfisher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Brambling, with Chaffinches & Goldfinches in trees along hedgerow seperating lake from pumpkin field. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Barnacle Goose, In pumpkin field by lake. (Steven Pearce)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 1 Brambling, male, rear of car park 1 (S Blake)

Fri 10 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern, ringed individual (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 5 Goldeneye (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Yellow-legged Gull, 2 adults, 1 1st winter (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 27 Great Black-backed Gull, roost (Barry Reed)

Bayfordbury [TL314102] 15 Ring-necked Parakeet (Ian Flack)

Bishop's Stortford [TL483219] 1 Red Kite, over Chantry Road. (Richard Melarange)

Bramfield village, 7 Hawfinch, feeding on Yew tree berries in the Old Rectory garden as well as in the churchyard (Lee G R Evans)

Bramfield village, 15 Redwing (Lee G R Evans)

Bramfield Woods, 13 Hawfinch (Lee G R Evans)

Colney Heath [TL199058] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet (David Booth)

Colney Heath [TL199058] c.20 Siskin (David Booth)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL201036] c.40 Fieldfare, several groups (P Delaloye/A Gardiner/J Kalms)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL201036] 1 Red Kite (P Delaloye/A Gardiner/J Kalms)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL201036] 2 Stonechat, 1m (private land) (P Delaloye/A Gardiner/J Kalms)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL253242] 1 Mandarin, very confiding (David Owen)

King's Walden [TL182222] 10 Fieldfare (Martin Ketcher)

London Colney [TL193032] 1 Little Owl, on fence by M25 (P. Delaloye)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Green Sandpiper (Paul Lewis)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Paul Lewis)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Common Sandpiper (Paul Lewis)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Great White Egret, members only (Paul Lewis)

Maple Lodge NR, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve carter)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 11 Ring-necked Parakeet (Lee Fitz)

Sandon [TL294362] 1 Merlin, in broken hedgerow along Cat Ditch between Sandon and Rushden Roads, about 1km from A505 (Murray Orchard)

Sandon, c.75 Fieldfare, 50-100 feeding in beet fields East of Lodge Farm (Murray Orchard)

Tewinbury Reserve, 8 Redwing (Lee G R Evans)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Kingfisher (Lee G R Evans)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Green Sandpiper (Lee G R Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL192052] 3 Green Sandpiper (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Great White Egret (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196050] 4+ Little Egret (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Welwyn Garden City, 14 Ring-necked Parakeet (C Squires)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL192042] 1 Little Owl (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186042] 2+ Brambling, in bushes/trees by pumpkin field (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 2 Dunlin (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 40 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 3 Red Kite (Jeff Bailey)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat, pair along main track (G Lapworth)

Thu 9 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Stonechat (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Goldeneye (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Hawfinch, flew northwest at 15:45 (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, 3rd winter in roost (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, adult (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Chiffchaff (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Marsh Tit (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Brambling (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 18 Golden Plover (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 5 Lesser Redpoll (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Hollycross Lake, 1 Raven (Jenny Sherwen)

Benington [TL290238] 1 Caspian Gull, third winter bird again with LBB's and Common Gulls on field behind Lordship Farm 08:30am

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL253242] 1 Mandarin (Peter Clarke)

Hertingfordbury [TL308118] 1 Hawfinch, In a tree near road in recreation field (midday). Also mixed flock of approx 50 winter thrushes and 20 tits in other trees. (L. G. Neville)

Hitchin [TL196286] 1 Little Egret, In field near the Ippollitts Brook and the back of Oakfield Avenue (Nigel Agar)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Stonechat, on scrub near West pool (Steve Hughes)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Wigeon (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 149 Corn Bunting, 125 to roost: first 24 in at 15.49 (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Bittern, two roosted at the east end in usual spots - built reedbed platforms and then slunk down on to them at dusk (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Little Egret (Lee G R Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Water Rail (Lee G R Evans)

Southern Green nr Buntingford, 5 Grey Partridge, in private garden (John Dingemans)

Southern Green nr Buntingford, 3 Red Kite (John Dingemans)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 10+ Ring-necked Parakeet, evening roost by A1 slip road (John Coleman)

Stevenage [TL240238] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on lighting of Vista Tower this morning (Alan Ford)

Therfield Heath, 110 Fieldfare ( Murray Orchard)

Therfield Heath, 14 Grey Partridge, In winter wheat along Icknield Way ( Murray Orchard)

Therfield Heath, c.87 Linnet, flock of 37 E of Park Farm and c50 at Greys Farm ( Murray Orchard)

Therfield Heath, 10 Redwing ( Murray Orchard)

Therfield Heath, 18 Yellowhammer, along Icknield Way ( Murray Orchard)

Therfield Heath, 2 Red Kite ( Murray Orchard)

Therfield Heath, 53 Golden Plover, flying E over Icknield Way ( Murray Orchard)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL19760518] 10 Tree Sparrow, 10+ in "Tree Sparrow" hedge. (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL18690446] 1 Stonechat, Female on fence at edge of pumpkin field. (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL18630420] 1 Brambling, Male drinking from puddles with Chaffinches by hand wash at bottom of pumpkin field. (Simon West)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 223 Golden Plover (Lee G R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Peregrine Falcon (Lee G R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Common Snipe (Lee G R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Water Rail (Lee G R Evans)

Wed 8 Nov 2017 Benington [TL290238] 1 Caspian Gull, adult with 14 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 5 Common, 3 Black-headed and 2 Herring Gulls in field behind Lordship Farm.

Broad Colney [TL179030] c.20 Golden Plover, between junctions 21a and 22 M25 (David Booth)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL252239] 1 Goldeneye, drake at dusk (Alan Ford)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Siskin (Trevor Chapman)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Mandarin, male on second lake (Trevor Chapman)

Hatfield Park, 2 Hawfinch, in ashes along Green Lane at southern boundary of park

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Stonechat, female close to New River near pumping station on Park Mead (Steve Hughes)

Kinsbourne Green nr Harpenden, 3 Ring-necked Parakeet, Garden, Derwent Road. (Susan Lyons)

Lower Woodside nr Hatfield, 3 Hawfinch, north of farm

Maple Cross [TQ025924] 12 Redwing, 8am flying SW (Chris Bessant)

Maple Lodge NR [TQ03692] 1 Little Egret (Joan Thompson )

Maple Lodge NR [TQ036924] 1 Great White Egret, members only reserve Present until dusk not seen to fly off (Joan Thompson )

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Water Rail (Joan Thompson )

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP920136] 1 Kingfisher (G Hinton)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922137] 2 Bittern, showing well towards canal end (Jeff Bailey)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 110+ Corn Bunting, 84 in tree and 25+ already gone into roost (Lynne Lambert)

Oxhey Park, 1 Hawfinch, flew over towards Riverside Park at 7.37am (Ian Bennell)

Puckeridge, 55 Fieldfare, flocks of 10, 10 and 35 moving W between 08.15-09.30 (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 773 Redwing, total of 29 flocks (4 to 105) flying W between 08.15-09.30 (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 1+ Golden Plover, heard calling overhead (Murray Orchard)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 3 Yellowhammer, 1male, 2 female in dead willow by reed bed, also 2 Linnet over (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Barn Owl, over reed bed on HMWT part of reserve (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Water Rail, calling from reed bed HMWT (Allan Meadows)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Woodcock (Barry Reed)

Turnford Lakes (Cheshunt GPs), 1 Hawfinch, in trees by Marsh pit at 09:15 (Barry Reed)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 10+ Tree Sparrow (A Gardiner/S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191052] 1 Great White Egret, flew SW when disturbed (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] 14 Fieldfare (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191052] 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] c.25 Redwing (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 6+ Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Water Rail, Calling from reeds (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196050] 1 Kingfisher (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194051] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188044] 1 Kingfisher (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL186043] 1+ Brambling, with chaffinches commuting between pumpkin field & trees by Willows lake (Tom Speller)

Wallington [TL267343] 2 Stonechat, pair along footpath from metal gate Baldock to Wallington road (Tom Speller)

Welwyn Garden City [TL250130] 1 Brambling, in West Side garden (Mike Upstone)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL191042] 1 Little Owl (Alan Gardiner)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 2 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP907131] 1 Goldeneye, male (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 430 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 1 Dunlin (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903129] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Peregrine Falcon, watched it swoop down for one of the godwits did not take it but damaged its wing and could not fly away chance of survival not good (Jeff Bailey)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat, pair along main track (G Lapworth)

Tue 7 Nov 2017 Benington [TL290238] 1 Yellow-legged Gull, feeding in Field behind Lordship Farm

Coopers Green GPs - Beech Farm GP [TL190090] 4 Common Snipe, in flight (Jenny Sherwen)

Hitchin [TL196286] 1 Little Egret, In the hedge along the Ippollitts Brook (Nigel Agar)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL393105] 1 Barn Owl, flew over Rye Road at 5pm (Luke Shenton)

Stevenage [TL239238] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on Vista House, 3.15pm (Graham Knight)

Stocker's Lake, 12 Redwing (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, c.20 Siskin (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Little Egret (Steve Carter)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] 3 Red Kite

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL187043] 1 Kingfisher

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193051] 1 Green Sandpiper

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195054] 1 Great White Egret

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 5 Wigeon

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 4+ Little Egret

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Water Rail, heard

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] c.150 Fieldfare, in three flocks, flying W

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 3 Brambling, 2 pumpkin/maize stubble field. 1 adjacent to car park 1

Mon 6 Nov 2017 Berkhamsted Common [SP996092] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet (Mike Spittles)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, c.20 Siskin (Geoff Young)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 27 Red-crested Pochard (Lee G R Evans)

Gatesbury nr Puckeridge, 10 Redwing (Murray Orchard)

Gatesbury nr Puckeridge [TL392242] 2 Marsh Tit, pair feeding along edge wooded slope above River Rib between Puckeridge and Braughing (Murray Orchard)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL175053] 1 Fieldfare (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger, 20+ Redwing (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL184061] 15+ Yellowhammer (Rupert Evershed)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger [TL181061] 1 Brambling (Rupert Evershed)

Jersey Farm (St Albans) [TL178092] 1 Blackcap, male in garden (Dan Fletcher)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret, one ate large Bullhead (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 9 Green Sandpiper, 7 colour-ringed (Barry Trevis)

Letchworth [TL217317] 1 Redwing, in garden (Peter Moore)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Common Sandpiper (Lee G R Evans)

Maple Lodge NR, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Lee G R Evans)

Maple Lodge NR, 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 2 Kingfisher (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 4 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter )

Maple Lodge NR, 6 Redwing (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 1 Great White Egret, permit needed (Steve Carter )

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Bittern (Lee G R Evans)

Park Street nr St Albans, 1 Great White Egret, flew south over A414 towards Park Street just east of Park Street roundabout at 12.25 (Ian Williams)

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC [TL231144] 1 Firecrest, male - showing well at end of Monkswood (Mike Ilett)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kingfisher (Lee G R Evans)

Stevenage [TL224233] 1 Marsh Tit, Kitching Lane (Alan Ford)

Stevenage [TL215259] 2 Grey Partridge, Pondywick near Titmore Green (Alan Ford)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Little Egret (Geoff Young)

Therfield Heath [TL348392] 1 Red Kite (Gordon Fuller)

Therfield Heath [TL348392] 1 Brambling, with Chaffinches (Gordon Fuller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 2 Kingfisher (T Smith/S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Great White Egret (T Smith/S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Wigeon (T Smith/S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Peregrine Falcon (T Smith/S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188044] 1 Barnacle Goose, presumed escape (T Smith/S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL187043] 1 Kingfisher (T Smith/S Blake)

Walkern, 1 Little Owl (Gary Sanderson)

Walkern, 4 Barn Owl, two adults bringing food for two juveniles through the day (Gary Sanderson)

Welwyn Garden City [TL238132] 8 Ring-necked Parakeet, flew over Waitrose in town centre (David Booth)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL191041] 1 Little Owl (T Smith/S Blake)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189042] 1 Brambling, female in farm equipment storage area adjacent to car park 1 (T Smith/S Blake)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189042] 1+ Tree Sparrow (T Smith/S Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 225 Golden Plover (Lee G R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Lee G R Evans)

Sun 5 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Raven (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, adults (Barry Reed)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End [TL331061] 1 Hawfinch, showing well along footpath between Wormley West End & Bencroft Wood (Mike Ilett)

Bencroft Wood nr Wormley West End [TL331061] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Mike Ilett)

Benington, 20 Fieldfare

Benington, 10 Redpoll sp.

Benington, 3 Red Kite

Benington [TL290238] 5 Brambling

Benington, 70 Redwing

Benington, 2 Siskin

Berkhamsted, 1 Hawfinch, one over my garden calling, at 09:09 (Ben Miller)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL294366] 40 Fieldfare (Mike Ilett)

Hay Street nr Puckeridge, 9 Grey Partridge (Barry Reed)

Hitchin [TL196286] 2 Red Kite, with Buzzard over field back of Oakfield Avenue (Nigel Agar)

Hitchin [TL196286] 3 Little Egret, along the Ippollitts brook back of Oakfield Avenue (Nigel Agar)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL342134] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Roger Buxton)

Maple Cross [TQ024924] 1 Little Owl, calling from field hedge. west of the estate from 6 to 7pm (Chris Bessant)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 3 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Pishiobury Park, 6+ Ring-necked Parakeet (John Slee)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 2 Whooper Swan (Jane Free)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Goldeneye, male (Jane Free)

Stocker's Lake, 11 Red-crested Pochard, 10m/1f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Goldeneye, fem (G Lapworth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Great White Egret, showing well near east side of main pit at approximately 15-30 hours (Huw Lewis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 13 Little Egret (Mike Ilett)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Barnacle Goose (Mike Ilett)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Brambling, in tree behind maize field (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1+ Tree Sparrow, calling from hedge in car park 1 (Andrew Steele)

Wallington [TL265342] 2 Stonechat, along footpath off Baldock to Wallington Rd (Mike Ilett)

Watford [TQ115982] 1 Fieldfare (Hilary Weston)

Welwyn Garden City [TL239135] 1 Brambling, male feeding in my garden in Blakemere Road with Chaffinches (Huw Lewis)

West Hyde [TQ025906] 1+ Yellowhammer (Chris Bessant)

West Hyde [TQ025924] 2+ Brambling, amongst Chaffinch (Chris Bessant)

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, adult (Barry Reed)

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 9 Red Kite (Barry Reed)

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 2 Stonechat (Barry Reed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Common Snipe (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2+ Whooper Swan, pair flew in from NE at 7am landing on SW, departed W at 7.25. A second pair flew in from NE at 7.40 and landed near reed bed off jetty. Still present at mid day. (Ian Williams)

Sat 4 Nov 2017 Hatfield Aerodrome (disused), 2 Raven (Andrew Steele)

Hatfield Aerodrome (disused), 3+ Lesser Redpoll, over (Andrew Steele)

Hatfield Aerodrome (disused), 1 Mandarin, female on the pond (Andrew Steele)

Hatfield Aerodrome (disused), 1 Red Kite (Andrew Steele)

Maple Cross [TQ025924] 1 Brambling, male, in front garden. (Chris Bessant)

Maple Cross [TQ025924] 20+ Fieldfare (Chris Bessant)

Maple Cross [TQ025924] 20+ Redwing, 8am In 2 flocks mixed with Fieldfares (Chris Bessant)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922137] 1 Bittern, showing well in reeds (G Gentry )

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth, 3 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter )

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter )

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter )

Rickmansworth [TQ048949] 3 Redwing, First in the garden this year (Ian Howarth)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL384105] 1 Water Pipit, Seen from Gadwall hide, on island towards back of lagoon (Steve Hughes)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL384104] 1 Green Sandpiper, Seen from Gadwall Hide (Steve Hughes)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Bittern, In front of the Sandpiper hide (Jane Free)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Great White Egret, 4pm

Willian nr Letchworth [TL224294] 23 Golden Plover, in field to south of Roxley court (Tom Speller)

Fri 3 Nov 2017 Aldbury nr Tring, 6 Raven, party of 6 over village centre at 12.15 (Nick Goss)

Bayfordbury [TL311105] 1 Barn Owl, sitting on fence post (Chantal Helm)

Bozen Green nr Braughing [TL414274] 3 Grey Partridge (Paula Moore)

Broxbourne Woods - Danemead Wood, 1 Brambling (Barry Reed)

Great Offley [TL117294] 50+ Linnet (Martin Ketcher)

Great Offley [TL148265] 3 Grey Partridge (Martin Ketcher)

Hemel Hempstead, 1 Barn Owl, quartering field behind Woodwells cemetery early this morning. (Phill Luckhurst)

Hitchin [TL196286] 1 Little Egret, near the confluence of the Ashbrook and the Ippollitts Brook (Nigel Agar)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Green Sandpiper (Jenny Sherwen)

Lynsters Farm nr Maple Cross, 3 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Maple Lodge NR, 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Carter)

Stanborough Reedmarsh [TL230104] 1 Cetti's Warbler (Keith Dean)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 13+ Lesser Redpoll (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191050] 1 Green Sandpiper (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL187042] 1 Chiffchaff (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL187042] 2 Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great White Egret, chased off by Grey Heron (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195051] 1 Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willian nr Letchworth [TL228293] c.150 Golden Plover, Roxley Court (Peter Moore)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 3+ Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 5+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL192042] 1 Little Owl (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 3+ Brambling, 2 adjacent to car park 1. 1+ on Maize stubble (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904130] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 220 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 1 Common Snipe (Jeff Bailey)

Thu 2 Nov 2017 Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL135090] 2 Raven (Bill Free)

Bengeo (Hertford) [TL318134] 1 Lesser Redpoll, over garden. (Simon Knott)

Bengeo (Hertford) [TL318134] 1 Raven, over garden. (Simon Knott)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 30 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter )

Hitchin [TL196284] 1 Little Egret (Nigel Agar)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 8 Cetti's Warbler (Barry Reed)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 4 Jack Snipe (Barry Reed)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 15 Common Snipe (Barry Reed)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Chiffchaff (Barry Reed)

Panshanger Park, 8 Ring-necked Parakeet (Keith Dean)

Potters Bar, 30 Ring-necked Parakeet (Andrew Coates)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Green Sandpiper (Leanne Harris)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 3 Common Snipe (Leanne Harris)

Stanstead Abbotts, 1 Little Owl, back on chimney (Jenny Sherwen)

Stevenage, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, flew over King George playing fields (Stefan Hunt)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Lesser Redpoll (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Cetti's Warbler, heard (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 8 Wigeon (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 6 Little Egret (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Kingfisher, heard two saw one (Steve Carter)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 120 Golden Plover, to the right of hide (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Black-tailed Godwit (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 20+ Linnet (G Lapworth)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat, pair along main track (G Lapworth)

Wed 1 Nov 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Hawfinch, flew west at 07:42 (Barry Reed)

Bricket Wood [TL129025] 2 Red Kite, over garden (P.DELALOYE)

Burnham Green nr Welwyn [TL261166] 5 Ring-necked Parakeet, single flock flying over Club Cottage (Julie Wise)

Hemel Hempstead [TL084093] 1 Barn Owl, calling at around 8pm on Cherry Trees Lane (Peter Tallantire)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 3 Raven (Nick Goss)

Rusling End nr Langley [TL209212] 20+ Fieldfare, in Birch tree in garden before flying off to the west (Julie Wise)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL384104] 2 Water Pipit, from gadwall hide (Jeff Bailey)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL389104] 2 Stonechat, in meadow (Jeff Bailey)

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC, 3 Ring-necked Parakeet, Knightsfield garden (H Cope)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (John Coleman)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191051] 2 Green Sandpiper

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL187044] 2 Kingfisher

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189042] 1+ Brambling, in poplar tree car park 1, with several chaffinch, probably ranging to/from Maize field

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat, pair along main track (G Lapworth/S Carter)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Brambling, with Chaffinch flock feeding on spilt grain. (Paul Lewis)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)