Despite heavy rain and more flooding a trawl round the patch
was reasonably successful with Barn Owl at Napton Reservoir, male Smew and
Goosander at the pond, 2 Brambling, 60 Linnet, Jay and 50+ Tree Sparrow Lawford
Heath Lane, 67 Mute Swan, Sparrowhawk, 2 Grey Partridge, 100 Wigeon, 50 Teal
and 500 Fieldfare between Bretford and King’s Newnham and a Waxwing over
Sainsburys, Rugby at 3pm.