Shorncote:. Barn owl, 2 little egret, 2 buzzards, 30 snipe in flight and 2 water rail also seen. Flyover Peregrine and perched Sparrowhawk. Litle Grebe, 10 teal, 50 wigeon, green Sandpiper, 70 Lapwing, green woodpecker, skylark, pair of Stonechat, 2 fieldfare, 200 redwing, 3 meadow pipit, 2 Cettis Warbler heard, Chiffchaff, 4 bullfinch, liner, 15 goldfinch, reed Bunting, 2 ravens over. Dave Collins. Jon Mercer.
CWP 68a/b (Cleveland Lakes): 6 Goldeneye. Ellie Jones
CWP 82 and surrounding area: Stonechat 1, Robin 10, Gadwall 2, Lapwing 27, Buzzard 1. Jane Druett.
Whelford Pools (CWP 111/111b): 3 Goosander. 1. Kingfisher. 1. Goldeneye. 5. Little Grebe. John Fletcher
Blakehill: Short-eared Owl, 2 Barn Owls, Peregrine, Little Owl heard, Green Woodpecker heard. Robin Griffiths, Bob Markham
Belated news of a large Starling murmuration at Shorncote Reedbed & adjacent quarry on the 29th December (per Brian & Marion).