Fairly quiet bird wise at the moment and, more about the insects.
2 Common Redstart still present on the hill with one in the usual hedge area and the other in a hedge around 100m west.
A Common Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff and a Kestrel present.
Nearby were 2 Bullfinch and several Swift and House Martin overhead and 21 Lesser Blackback Gull.
Yesterday a Raven over the garden, 2 Swift over and a Treecreeper in the garden.
A Sparrowhawk over the garden this afternoon and 2 successful House Martin nests at Marymead this year.
Yellow Wagtail near Silly Bridge today (per MA) and a Wheatear reported from the same location last week (per KP).
Mammals: Roe Deer and Bank Vole.
Dragonflies: 1 Emperor Dragonfly, 3 Southern Hawker, 1 Migrant Hawker (garden), 2 Brown Hawker and 6 Common Darter.
Butterflies: Large Skipper, Large White, Small White, Small Blue, Holly Blue, Common Blue, Red Admiral, Painted Lady, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock, Comma, Speckled Wood, Gatekeeper and Meadow Brown.
Moths: Hummingbird Hawk-Moth in the garden again.
Hornet Mimic Hoverfly