Society News

Forthcoming Field Trip to Bladon, Oxon on 7th September 2014
The meeting place for this walk at 9am, is outside Begbroke Church in St Michaels Lane, where there is limited parking. Begbroke is found to the west of the A44 a few miles to the north of Oxford. The walk traverses undulating countryside to the south of Woodstock and should provide us with a good cross section of birds. Come along, all are welcome.
Added 08/08/2014

Next Indoor Event

10/09/2014 (Wed)
The Passenger Pigeon
Dr Mark Avery
Mark Avery has just published his latest book on the Passenger Pigeon and this talk will concentrate on his research and findings about this interesting bird. Mark is always an exciting and challenging speaker and his talk should begin the indoor meetings with an excellent start. PLEASE NOTE THE NEW VENUE AT EXETER HALL KIDLINGTON Members free admission, Non-members a donation of £2 would be appreciated. Tea or coffee and biscuits during the interval 50p.

Next Outing

07/09/2014 (Sun)
Bladon, Oxon
Forthcoming Field Trip to Bladon, Oxon on 7th September 2014
The meeting place for this walk at 9am, is outside Begbroke Church in St Michaels Lane, where there is limited parking. Begbroke is found to the west of the A44 a few miles to the north of Oxford. The walk traverses undulating countryside to the south of Woodstock and should provide us with a good cross section of birds. Come along, all are welcome.

Bird News

Date Species Count Site Who
2014-08-26Common Redstart2Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26Yellow Wagtail1Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26House Martin100+Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26Sand Martin3Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26Common Swift1Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26Common Chiffchaff4Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26Eurasian Hobby1Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-26Common Linnetc50Cholsey: Lollingdon HillPC
2014-08-24Yellow Wagtail8White Horse HillIL
2014-08-24Common Linnet50White Horse HillIL
2014-08-24Common Swift14FaringdonMRo
2014-08-24House Martin6FaringdonMRo
2014-08-24Northern Wheatear5Aston TirroldBJWy
2014-08-23Common Swift2DidcotIL
2014-08-23Eurasian Hobby1Little Wittenham: Little Wittenham WoodIL
2014-08-23Common Raven1Sutton Courtenay: Sutton Courtenay landfillIL
2014-08-22Common Greenshank1Farmoor ReservoirDJo
2014-08-22Eurasian Hobby1Dry Sandford PitWPB
2014-08-22Common Raven2Parsonage MoorWPB
2014-08-22Caspian Gull2 juv/1stwSutton Courtenay: Sutton Courtenay landfillIL
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