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21 May
4:36 pm
2024

Red Kite Bideford

Red Kite heading North to Bideford 6.30pm

posted by C Rudlof
21 May
12:49 pm
2024

South Hams

Hobby soaring with two Buzzards at Southdown Farm, Soar mid-morning. Later 10 Red Kites moving north in 75 mins at Harleston by Slapton.

posted by Rob Macklin
21 May
11:35 am
2024

Plym Estuary & Saltram

Two Spotted Flycatchers this morning plus Green & 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers, Bullfinch & 2 Roe Deer.

posted by Peter Aley
21 May
10:30 am
2024

WTE BROADCLYST

Unmistakable solo White Tailed Eagle flying steadily north alongside the M5 at Broadclyst

20th may 2024 at 19.05.

Sorry no photos as driving at the time!

posted by Charles Doble
21 May
8:13 am
2024

Haldon Forest

Yellowhammer under the bird feeders with 5 siskins.for butterfly watchers,quite a few Pearl Border Fritillaries under the pylons in the conservation atea.(yesterday)

posted by KEVIN Hall
20 May
8:07 pm
2024

Red Kites over Axminster

4 Red Kites ascending thermals over Axminster … at 3 pm 20/5/24

posted by Susan Stevens
20 May
5:40 pm
2024

Baggy. Croyde.

3 pairs Whitethroat 4Gannets 6 Meadow Pipits,large amounts of Linnets, 1 pair Wheatear, 1 Common Blue Butterfly, many Painted Lady Butterflies ,1 Orange tip and a few Green Veined Whites.

posted by jenny elvin
20 May
1:48 pm
2024

B3212 between Dousland and entrance to DNP

Single red kite circling over open land

posted by Teri
20 May
1:22 pm
2024

2 Red Kites over Exeter

2 red kites soaring over Exe bridges in Exeter, spotted 14:15.

posted by Ben F-N
20 May
12:03 pm
2024

Pomplett, Plymstock

A Red Kite drifting east over the marina at 12.30pm

posted by Darren Wilson
20 May
11:23 am
2024

Red Kite – Heathfield

Sunday 19/5/24 – 1 Red Kite drifting over our back garden slowly this afternoon

posted by Rob Eaton
20 May
11:21 am
2024
Cuckoos, Redstarts & Skylarks +1 Photo

Cuckoos, Redstarts & Skylarks

Sunday 19/5/24 – Skylarks rising and singing all around, 5 or 6 cuckoos calling across the vale and 3 seen flying – one even perched in a tree 8’ away from me, ands a stunning pair of Redstarts hunting bugs beside the barn

posted by Rob Eaton
19 May
10:12 pm
2024

5 Red Kites over Uplyme, East Devon

19 May 2024 at 11:16

A group of 5 Red Kites circling high over the Devon/ Dorset border at Uplyme before gliding off in a single file in a westerly direction into Devon

posted by Mr. John Wood
19 May
8:05 pm
2024

Talaton

Red kite high over Talaton, Also an unidentified large raptor with virtually no/white tail and pale wing panels extremely high up heading in easterly direction. First swifts of the year as well.

posted by Steve Tervit
19 May
7:10 pm
2024

Start Point

Pair of Shags,meadow pipits,skylarks,stonechats,swallows,kestrel and a very pretty male Cirl Bunting

posted by KEVIN Hall
19 May
4:36 pm
2024

Barna Barrow near Countisbury.

3 female Redstart, good numbers of Linnets,Meadow Pipits and Stonechats.4 Green Hairstreak Butterflies.Swallows and House Martins.

posted by jenny elvin
19 May
12:24 pm
2024

Red Kites, Ilsington

30 Red Kites seen around 12.30pm high above our garden in Ilsington, Dartmoor – all heading in a south west direction.
Also 3 Swifts.

posted by Steve Hearn
19 May
10:48 am
2024

2 Red kites in Exeter

My daughter and I were sunbathing in the garden when a rather large bird flew above us, we live pretty far into the city so we don’t see many birds of prey. I went to get my binoculars when another one flew over at the height of our 2 story house. We could clearly see the kites forked tail and white underwings. It was magnificent, the 2 then flew up past our eyeline.

posted by Kelly Dixon
19 May
9:25 am
2024

Red Kite Honiton Hill

Red Kite  drifting eastwards along escarpment today at 10.05am

posted by David Lee
18 May
8:50 pm
2024

Westwood near ashclyst forest

8 greenfinches on the sunflower seeds in the garden this afternoon

posted by Mike Graham
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